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    • Sterling Biographies

    • Eleanor Roosevelt
    • By: Victoria Garrett Jones
    • Narrated by: Suzy Myers
    • Length: 2 hrs and 32 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Tireless worker, skillful negotiator, bold spokesperson for the rights of all mankind: more than a century after her birth, Eleanor Roosevelt remains one of the most admired women the world has ever known. Her development from timid and uncertain young woman to confident, courageous adult capable of dealing with both personal tragedy and public notoriety makes an inspiring story - especially for female listeners.

    Regular price: $7.95

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    • Marian Anderson
    • By: Victoria Garrett Jones
    • Narrated by: Jessica Almasy
    • Length: 2 hrs and 48 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Marian Anderson's majestic voice mesmerized the nation - but her courage in confronting racism was even more inspirational. She became the first African-American to record spirituals for a major recording company, and the first to appear on the stage of the Metropolitan Opera House. Victoria Garrett Jones tells her remarkable story, from Philadelphia's poorest neighborhood to the world's finest concert stages.

    Regular price: $7.95