Short Nonfiction Collection Vol. 027

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A collection of short nonfiction works in the public domain. The selections included in this collection were independently chosen by the readers and include speeches and essays on history, science, politics, nature, travel, psychology and love. (summary by J. M. Smallheer) (5 hr 52 min)


Abraham Lincoln Anecdotes (from "Speeches and Letters of Abraham Lincoln 1832-1… 17:39 Read by David Wales
Breeze on Beachy Head, The (from "Nature Near London") 19:51 Read by Garth Burton
The Death of Napoleon (from "The Memoirs of Napoleon Bonaparte, Vol 4") 37:26 Read by Mark F. Smith
The Development of Our Views on the Composition and Essence of Radiation 49:06 Read by Cynthia Moyer
Fernside Farm (from "Historic Shrines of America") 5:14 Read by Bellona Times
Fifth Annual Message to Congress 12:00 Read by progressingamerica
First Inaugural Address 27:32 Read by Daniel Vimont
Freud's Theories of the Neuroses, Chapter 4 30:50 Read by Cynthia Moyer
Galen (from "Fathers of Biology") 22:51 Read by Bellona Times
Gettysburg Address 2:52 Read by Daniel Vimont
Ibarra 3:11 Read by Bellona Times
Iguana 6:56 Read by Bellona Times
Introduction to "Speeches and Letters of Abraham Lincoln 1832-1865" 26:12 Read by David Wales
Letter to Menoeceus 12:54 Read by Daniel Vimont
The Market 9:31 Read by Ratandeep Singh
On Love 5:12 Read by Britannia
Poets as Policemen 1:57 Read by Britannia
Second Inaugural Address 6:15 Read by Daniel Vimont
The Spirit of Japan 46:07 Read by Availle
The Twelve Men 9:14 Read by NoelBadrian