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    • Al Capone and the 1933 World's Fair

    • The End of the Gangster Era in Chicago
    • By: William Elliott Hazelgrove
    • Narrated by: Chris Andrew Ciulla
    • Length: 8 hrs and 59 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 6
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 5
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 5

    William Elliott Hazelgrove provides the exciting and sprawling history behind the 1933 World's Fair, the last of the golden age. He reveals the story of the six millionaire businessmen, dubbed The Secret Six, who beat Al Capone at his own game, ending the gangster era as prohibition was repealed. The story of an intriguing woman, Sally Rand, who embodied the World's Fair with her own rags to riches story and brought sex into the open.

    Regular price: $26.59

    • Forging a President

    • How the Wild West Created Teddy Roosevelt
    • By: William Hazelgrove
    • Narrated by: Greg Littlefield
    • Length: 8 hrs and 4 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 2
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 2
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 2

    He was born a city boy in Manhattan; but it wasn't until he lived as a cattle rancher and deputy sheriff in the wild country of the Dakota Territory that Theodore Roosevelt became the man who would be president. "I have always said I would not have been president had it not been for my experience in North Dakota," Roosevelt later wrote.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Rehash

    • By yanks45a1 on 05-25-18

    Regular price: $19.95

    • The Pitcher

    • By: William Hazelgrove
    • Narrated by: William Hazelgrove
    • Length: 5 hrs and 33 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 10
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 9
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 9

    A boy with a golden arm but no money for lessons. A mother who wants to give her son his dream before she dies. A broken down World Series pitcher who cannot go on after the death of his wife. These are the elements of The Pitcher. A story of a man at the end of his dream and a boy whose dream is to make his high school baseball team. In the tradition of The Natural and The Field of Dreams, this is a mythic story about how a man and a boy meet in the crossroads of their life and find a way to go on.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Super bookk

    • By CR2222 on 04-13-15

    Regular price: $19.95

    • Madam President

    • The Secret Presidency of Edith Wilson
    • By: William Hazelgrove
    • Narrated by: Bernadette Dunne
    • Length: 8 hrs and 8 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 11
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 11
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 11

    After President Woodrow Wilson suffered a paralyzing stroke in the fall of 1919, his wife, First Lady Edith Wilson, began to handle the day-to-day responsibilities of the chief executive. Mrs. Wilson had had little formal education and had only been married to President Wilson for four years, yet in the tenuous peace following the end of World War I, she dedicated herself to managing the office of the president, reading all correspondence intended for her bedridden husband.

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • What happened to the editor?

    • By Mark on 02-14-17

    Regular price: $24.47