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    • Toussaint's Clause

    • The Founding Fathers and the Haitian Revolution
    • By: Gordon S. Brown
    • Narrated by: David J. Rashid
    • Length: 10 hrs and 18 mins
    • Unabridged
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    In its formative years, America, birthplace of a revolution, wrestled with a volatile dilemma. John Adams, Thomas Jefferson, Alexander Hamilton, and many other founding fathers clashed. What was to be the new republic's strategy toward a revolution roiling just off its shores? From 1790 to 1810, the disagreement reverberated far beyond Caribbean waters and American coastal ports. War between France and Britain, the great powers of the time, raged on the seas and in Europe.

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    • This book is not about the Hatian revolution

    • By Amazon Customer on 08-29-16

    Regular price: $24.95

    • Incidental Architect

    • William Thornton and the Cultural Life of Early Washington, D.C., 1794-1828
    • By: Gordon S. Brown
    • Narrated by: Greg Littlefield
    • Length: 6 hrs and 34 mins
    • Unabridged
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    While the majority of scholarship on early Washington focuses on its political and physical development, in Incidental Architect Gordon S. Brown describes the intellectual and social scene of the late 1700s through the lives of a prominent couple whose cultural aspirations served as both model and mirror for the city’s own.

    Regular price: $19.95