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    • Antebellum America

    • Cultural Connections Through History 1820-1860
    • By: Dr. James M. Volo
    • Narrated by: Gloria Mason Martin
    • Length: 14 hrs and 32 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Amid all the printer's ink and historical speculation, the antebellum period (approx. 1820-1860) has largely been ignored until recently. The antebellum period often gets lost between the better-documented Federalist and Victorian eras.

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    • The Women Who Knew Jesus

    • Female Role Models in Early Christianity
    • By: Dr. James M. Volo PhD
    • Narrated by: Gloria Mason Martin
    • Length: 2 hrs and 24 mins
    • Unabridged
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    In many respects, the early Christians were more inclusive of women in their institutional affairs than other sects. This may be due to the fact that women were numbered among the earliest disciples of Jesus. These women had a voice, and they could open an independent inquiry into many aspects of religion and religious laws.

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    • A Wobbly Life: IWW Organizer E. F. Doree

    • By: Ellen Doree Rosen
    • Narrated by: Gloria Mason Martin
    • Length: 8 hrs and 39 mins
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    Early in the 20th century, the Wobblies, or Industrial Workers of the World (IWW), fought for the rights of workers-common laborers, migrants, immigrants, black workers-unprotected by the craft unions. In the face of beatings, kidnappings, and lynchings by vigilantes, company detectives, and hired guns, the Wobblies organized in mining and lumber camps, the wheat fields, on docksides and in textile factories.

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    • Fight War Not Wars

    • By Kenneth M Yates Jr on 09-26-18

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    • Blow Ye the Trumpet in Zion

    • Religion in the Civil War Era (Traditional American History Series, Book 12)
    • By: James M. Volo
    • Narrated by: Gloria Mason Martin
    • Length: 12 hrs and 12 mins
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    Sincere religious reflection was a hallmark of soldiers in both armies in the Civil War, and it was generally an authentic religiosity rather than a battlefield conversion to spirituality. This is not surprising, as these characteristics had been common in the general population since the founding of the United States. Americans, despite their politics and prejudices, had always been and continued to be a strongly religious and highly moral people throughout the Antebellum Period (c. 1820-1860). Although there may have been a large number of battlefield conversions, in the average community, a person's attitude toward devotion was strongly shaped by the dominant religious beliefs of his neighbors or the local population as a whole.

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