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    • 1965

    • The Most Revolutionary Year in Music
    • By: Andrew Grant Jackson
    • Narrated by: Peter Berkrot
    • Length: 11 hrs and 30 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 10
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    During 12 unforgettable months in the middle of the turbulent '60s, America saw the rise of innovative new sounds that would change popular music as we knew it. In 1965: The Most Revolutionary Year in Music, music historian Andrew Grant Jackson (Still the Greatest: The Essential Songs of The Beatles' Solo Careers) chronicles a groundbreaking year of creativity fueled by rivalries between musicians and continents, sweeping social changes, and technological breakthroughs.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • interesting for rock and roll fans

    • By Stephen on 08-25-18

    Regular price: $20.99

    • The Men Who Lost America: British Leadership, the American Revolution and the Fate of the Empire

    • The Lewis Walpole Series in Eighteenth-Century Culture and History
    • By: Andrew Jackson O'Shaughnessy
    • Narrated by: Gildart Jackson
    • Length: 21 hrs and 5 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 191
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 177
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 175

    The loss of America was a stunning and unexpected defeat for the powerful British Empire. Common wisdom has held that incompetent military commanders and political leaders in Britain must have been to blame, but were they? This intriguing audiobook makes a different argument. Weaving together the personal stories of ten prominent men historian Andrew O'Shaughnessy dispels the incompetence myth and uncovers the real reasons that rebellious colonials were able to achieve victory.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Excellent!

    • By Rayl on 10-31-16

    Regular price: $41.99

    • Farewell Address

    • By: Andrew Jackson
    • Narrated by: Adriel Brandt
    • Length: 45 mins
    • Original Recording
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      4 out of 5 stars 1
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      5 out of 5 stars 1

    President Andrew Jackson bid farewell to the nation at the inauguration of Martin Van Buren, his friend and former vice president. Jackson talked of the nation’s successes in the past several years and warned against sectionalism that threatened the nation’s unity.

    Regular price: $2.79

    • Andrew Jackson's Farewell Address

    • By: Andrew Jackson
    • Narrated by: John Greenman
    • Length: 1 hr and 2 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2
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    Jackson's Farewell Address has been described as an agrarian message in which he tells how he tried to promote traditional ideals while restraining privileged monopolies. He explains that the country's economic health, attributed to new market forces, has led to unprecedented prosperity and that never before had the people "enjoyed so much freedom and happiness.

    Regular price: $7.13