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    • The Obamas

    • The Untold Story of an African Family
    • By: Peter Firstbrook
    • Narrated by: Peter Firstbrook
    • Length: 9 hrs and 30 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Peter Firstbrook spent many months in Kenya researching the history of Barack Obama's family. Peter is the only person to have traced Obama's roots from the present back through more than 20 generations, thanks to the Luo tribe's remarkable oral tradition.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • A irrelevant history.

    • By Robert on 09-14-12

    Regular price: $28.00

    • A Man Most Driven

    • By: Peter Firstbrook
    • Narrated by: Barnaby Edwards
    • Length: 13 hrs and 37 mins
    • Unabridged
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 15
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    He fought and beheaded three Turkish adversaries in duels. He was sold into slavery and then murdered his master to escape. He was captured by pirates--twice--and marched to the gallows to be hanged, only to be reprieved seconds before the noose dropped over his head. And all this happened before he was thirty years old. This is Captain John Smith's life.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • A Man Most Driven to Create His Own Legend

    • By Deborah Jacob on 07-05-15

    Regular price: $27.55

    • The Obamas

    • By: Peter Firstbrook
    • Narrated by: Peter Firstbrook
    • Length: 9 hrs and 31 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Peter Firstbrook spent many months in Kenya researching the history of Barack Obama's family. Peter is the only person to have traced Obama's roots from the present back through more than twenty generations, thanks to the Luo tribe's remarkable oral tradition. Seen though the eyes of the Obama family this will be the story of an African dynasty going back over 400 years.

    Regular price: $26.36