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    • Six Encounters with Lincoln

    • A President Confronts Democracy and Its Demons
    • By: Elizabeth Brown Pryor
    • Narrated by: Kimberly Farr, Beverly Brown
    • Length: 17 hrs and 35 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 15
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      4 out of 5 stars 15
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      3.5 out of 5 stars 15

    An awkward first meeting with US Army officers, on the eve of the Civil War. A conversation on the White House portico with a young cavalry sergeant who was a fiercely dedicated abolitionist. A tense exchange on a navy ship with a Confederate editor and businessman. In this eye-opening book, Elizabeth Brown Pryor examines six intriguing, mostly unknown encounters that Abraham Lincoln had with his constituents.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • A new perspective for Lincoln fans

    • By Stan J. Mckay on 04-23-17

    Regular price: $35.00

    • Reading the Man

    • A Portrait of Robert E. Lee Through His Private Letters
    • By: Elizabeth Brown Pryor
    • Narrated by: Jo Anna Perrin
    • Length: 21 hrs and 40 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 6
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      5 out of 5 stars 5
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    Robert E. Lee is remembered by history as a tragic figure, stoic and brave but distant and enigmatic. Using dozens of previously unpublished letters as departure points, Pryor produces a stunning personal account of Lee's military ability, his beliefs, and his time, shedding new light on every aspect of the complex and contradictory general's life story. 

    Regular price: $38.49