We are currently making improvements to the Audible site. In an effort to enhance the accessibility experience for our customers, we have created a page to more easily navigate the new experience, available at the web address www.audible.com/access .

Refine Search Results

 
Search Results for Author: 

Paul Finkelman

1-2of2results Previous 1 Next
Sort by
  • Zachary Taylor | Paul Finkelman

    Zachary Taylor

    • UNABRIDGED (24 mins)
    • By Paul Finkelman
    • Narrated By Sean Runnette
    Overall
    (1)
    Performance
    (1)
    Story
    (1)

    Zachary Taylor, a professional soldier and sugar planter with no previous political experience, held the office of president for barely sixteen months before dying of acute gastroenteritis. A war hero before moving into the White House, he immediately confronted a rogue effort to seize Cuba and had to address issues involving slavery in the new territories acquired from Mexico.

  • Franklin Pierce | Paul Finkelman

    Franklin Pierce

    • UNABRIDGED (31 mins)
    • By Paul Finkelman
    • Narrated By Sean Runnette
    Overall
    (1)
    Performance
    (1)
    Story
    (1)

    President Franklin Pierce took steps to build new commercial relation­ships abroad, revamp the military, and restructure the federal courts. After an unprecedented landslide in the 1852 presidential election gave him supermajorities in the House and Senate, Pierce seemed poised for a productive presidency.

1-2of2results Previous 1 Next