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    • Brown v. Board of Education: A Civil Rights Milestone and Its Troubled Legacy

    • Oxford University Press: Pivotal Moments in US History
    • By: James T. Patterson
    • Narrated by: Steve Anderson
    • Length: 9 hrs and 27 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 26
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 22
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 22

    Most Americans still see Brown v. Board of Education as a triumph - but was it? James T. Patterson shrewdly explores the provocative questions that still swirl around the case. A wide range of characters animates the story, from the little-known African-Americans who dared to challenge Jim Crow with lawsuits; to Thurgood Marshall, who later became a Justice himself; to Earl Warren, who shepherded a fractured Court to a unanimous decision.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • The Fight Against Inequality

    • By Marcus on 03-05-15

    Regular price: $24.95

    • Grand Expectations

    • The United States 1945-1974
    • By: James T. Patterson
    • Narrated by: Robert Fass
    • Length: 31 hrs and 25 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 164
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 120
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 118

    Grand Expectations weaves the major political, cultural, and economic events of the period into a superb portrait of America from 1945 through Watergate....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • fast moving history

    • By Thomas on 08-14-11
    • Restless Giant

    • The United States from Watergate to Bush v. Gore
    • By: James T. Patterson
    • Narrated by: Robert Fass
    • Length: 17 hrs and 11 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 120
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 92
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 89

    Restless Giant provides a crisp, concise assessment of the 27 years between the resignation of Richard Nixon and the election of George W. Bush, in a sweeping narrative that seamlessly weaves together social, cultural, political, economic, and international developments.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Too Soon? Maybe, but still a good listen

    • By J. Lee on 08-15-13

    Regular price: $39.99

    • The Radcliffes

    • By: T. J. Kline, James Patterson - Foreword
    • Narrated by: Christie Moreau
    • Length: 9 hrs and 17 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 9
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 8
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 8

    The Wedding Florist: After losing her job and getting evicted from her home, the last thing florist Anna Nolan needs is to ruin her new gig. But it's hard for her to work for the powerful and sexy Gabriel Radcliffe. Namely because Anna's arranging the flowers for his wedding to society girl Stephanie Maurier - and she wishes she were the bride....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Great Book

    • By Gwen on 12-19-17

    Regular price: $22.80

    • The Wedding Florist

    • A Radcliffe Story
    • By: T. J. Kline, James Patterson - foreword
    • Narrated by: Lauren Fortgang
    • Length: 3 hrs and 9 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 9
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 9
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 9

    After losing her job and getting evicted from her home, the last thing florist Anna Nolan needs is to ruin her new gig. But it's hard for her to work for the powerful and sexy Gabriel Radcliffe. Namely, because Anna's arranging the flowers for his wedding to society girl Stephanie Maurier - and she wishes she were the bride....

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • Cheese & no wine... this is bad.

    • By MochaJava on 12-21-17

    Regular price: $11.39