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    • Genius of Place

    • The Life of Frederick Law Olmsted
    • By: Justin Martin
    • Narrated by: Richard Ferrone
    • Length: 18 hrs and 47 mins
    • Unabridged
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 62
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 55
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 56

    Frederick Law Olmsted is arguably the most important historical figure that the average American knows the least about. Best remembered for his landscape architecture, from New York's Central Park to Boston's Emerald Necklace to Stanford University's campus, Olmsted was also an influential journalist, early voice for the environment, and abolitionist credited with helping dissuade England from joining the South in the Civil War. This momentous career was shadowed by a tragic personal life, also fully portrayed here.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • A Great Tribute To a True Genius

    • By David Bloniarz on 09-07-16

    Regular price: $27.99

    • Rebel Souls

    • Walt Whitman and America's First Bohemians
    • By: Justin Martin
    • Narrated by: Dennis Holland
    • Length: 10 hrs and 10 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 21
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 20
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      4 out of 5 stars 20

    Rebel Souls is the first book ever written about the colorful group of artists - regulars at Pfaff's Saloon in Manhattan - rightly considered America's original Bohemians. Besides a young Whitman, the circle included actor Edwin Booth; trailblazing stand–up comic Artemus Ward; psychedelic drug pioneer and author Fitz Hugh Ludlow; and brazen performer Adah Menken, famous for her Naked Lady routine. Central to their times, the artists managed to forge connections with Ralph Waldo Emerson, Mark Twain, and even Abraham Lincoln.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Colorful history of 19th century literary misfits

    • By John Semlak on 11-28-17

    Regular price: $24.95

    • A Joe Bev Audio Theater Sampler, Volume 2

    • By: Joe Bevilacqua, Charles Dawson Butler, Alan Reed, and others
    • Narrated by: Lorie Kellogg
    • Length: 6 hrs
    • Original Recording
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    A Joe Bev Audio TheaterSampler, Volume 2 is an anthology representing more than forty years of storytelling by Joe Bevilacqua, a.k.a Joe Bev, the award-winning actor, writer, producer, and director. Each half-hour is beautifully produced with original a cast of professional actors, sound effects, and music.

    Regular price: $18.17