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    • JFK: History in an Hour

    • By: Sinead Fitzgibbon
    • Narrated by: Jonathan Keeble
    • Length: 1 hr and 16 mins
    • Unabridged
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 37
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 35
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 34

    Love history? Know your stuff with History in an Hour. John Fitzgerald Kennedy: America’s youngest president. But, barely 1,000 days into his presidency, was he assassinated. JFK in an Hour provides a compelling and comprehensive overview of this man credited with introducing an aspirational new approach to American politics. Learn about the Kennedy family, the cast that propelled JFK to success despite family tragedy. Discover Kennedy’s talented diplomatic skills when navigating the Space Race, the nuclear missile crisis and his sympathies with the fledging civil rights movement.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Great Overview

    • By Jessica - KaleidoscopesAndPolkaDots.Co on 12-21-16

    Regular price: $2.06

    • The Queen: History in an Hour

    • By: Sinead Fitzgibbon
    • Narrated by: Jonathan Keeble
    • Length: 1 hr and 22 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 37
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 35
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 35

    History for busy people. Listen to a succinct account of the life and reign of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II in just one hour. Elizabeth II is the longest lived and, after Queen Victoria, second longest reigning monarch of the United Kingdom. From her coronation in 1953 to her Diamond Jubilee in 2012, Queen Elizabeth II has stood on the world stage as the figurehead for Britain.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • good quick overview

    • By Dave Deno on 06-19-18

    Regular price: $2.06

    • Titanic: History in an Hour

    • By: Sinead Fitzgibbon
    • Narrated by: Jonathan Keeble
    • Length: 1 hr and 22 mins
    • Unabridged
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      5 out of 5 stars 4
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 4

    Love history? Know your stuff with History in an Hour.The sinking of the Titanic 100 years ago in 1912, and the subsequent deaths of over 1,500 passengers, sent shock waves around the world. Never before or since has a maritime disaster in a time of peace had such an impact.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • A tight and exciting little book

    • By Annette on 03-03-14

    Regular price: $2.12

    • William Shakespeare: History in an Hour

    • By: Sinead Fitzgibbon
    • Narrated by: Jonathan Keeble
    • Length: 1 hr and 32 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Love history? Know your stuff with History in an Hour. In a writing career that spanned over twenty years during the explosion of poetic and theatrical creativity of late Elizabethan and early Jacobean periods, William Shakespeare produced a body of work that has become the bedrock of human thought, literature and language in English. His poetry and plays have endured for almost 450 years, such is their universal appeal and understanding of the human condition.

    Regular price: $2.57

    • The Gunpowder Plot: History in an Hour

    • By: Sinead Fitzgibbon
    • Narrated by: Jonathan Keeble
    • Length: 1 hr and 4 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 2
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      3.5 out of 5 stars 2
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      4 out of 5 stars 2

    ‘Remember, remember, the fifth of November’. The gunpowder plot is a famed tale of treachery that continues to fascinate and capture the imagination four hundred years on. The Gunpowder Plot in an Hour reveals the elaborate background to the infamous plot to blow up the Houses of Parliament and James I, the ultimate act of treason.

    Regular price: $2.06