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    • This Land That I Love

    • Irving Berlin, Woody Guthrie, and the Story of Two American Anthems
    • By: John Shaw
    • Narrated by: Traber Burns
    • Length: 7 hrs and 20 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 10
    • Performance
      3.5 out of 5 stars 8
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 8

    February, 1940. After a decade of worldwide depression, World War II had begun in Europe and Asia. With Germany on the march and Japan at war with China, the global crisis was in a crescendo. America's top songwriter, Irving Berlin, had captured the nation's mood a little more than a year before with his patriotic hymn "God Bless America."

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Name-dropping history book (in a good way)

    • By Dana on 01-16-14

    Regular price: $20.97