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The Chronicles of America Volume 04 - Crusaders of New France

Read by Jim Locke

William Bennett Munro

The previous volumes in the Chronicles of America series placed Spain and England at the fore in the discovery and development of the New Wo…

A History of Our Own Times From the Accession of Queen Victoria to the General …

Read by Pamela Nagami

Justin Mccarthy

Volume III of this history of Victorian Britain begins in 1856 with the gunboat diplomacy of the Second Opium War and then moves to the harr…

Recollections of Abraham Lincoln 1847-1865

Read by John Greenman

Ward Hill Lamon

Abraham Lincoln came to the presidency under a heavy shroud of uncertainty, not only about his threatened life but, of course, the very exis…

Doctor Quintard, Chaplain C.S.A. And Second Bishop Of Tennessee Being His Story…

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Charles Todd Quintard

Charles Quintard (1824-1898) was an Episcopal priest who, in spite of his pro-Union stance, volunteered to be a chaplain in the Confederate …

Captain Bill McDonald, Texas Ranger: A Story of Frontier Reform

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Albert Bigelow Paine

"William Jesse "Bill" McDonald (1852 - 1918) in the 1880s served as a deputy sheriff in Wood County. After moving to Hardeman…

Two Essays On Military History, Strategy, and Tactics: Mountain Warfare (1909) …

Read by David Wales

Wilkinson Dent Bird

One essay (1909) lays out tactics for mountain fighting, focused on British Army experience on the Indian frontier (Afghanistan), penned by …

The Chronicles of America Volume 07 - Dutch and English on the Hudson

Read by Jim Locke

Maud Wilder Goodwin

Geography is the maker of history. The course of Dutch settlement in America was predetermined by a river which runs its length of a hundred…

Two Diaries From Middle St. John's, Berkeley, South Carolina, February - May, 1…

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Susan R. Jervey

Two diaries from Middle St. John’s, Berkeley, South Carolina, February – May, 1865. Journals kept by Miss Susan R. Jervey and Miss Charlott…

The Korean War: Brief Histories

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A collection of brief histories addressing the major campaigns or phases of the Korean War. (Summary by KevinS)

State of the Union Addresses by United States Presidents (1817 - 1828)

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John Quincy Adams

The State of the Union address is a speech presented by the President of the United States to a joint session of the United States Congress,…

First Offensive: The Marine Campaign for Guadalcanal

Read by Aaron Bennett

Henry I. Shaw, Jr.

In the early summer of 1942, intelligence reports of the construction of a Japanese airfield near Lunga Point on Guadalcanal in the Solomon …

The Age of Anne

Read by Pamela Nagami

Edward Ellis Morris

This short survey of the age of Queen Anne begins with the War of the Spanish Succession (1701-1714) and the career of the Duke of Marlborou…

Harper's Young People, Vol. 01, Issue 08, Dec. 23, 1879

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Harper's Young People upon its first publication in 1879 was an illustrated weekly publication containing delightful serialized stories, sho…

From Mud to Mufti: With Old Bill on all Fronts

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Bruce Bairnsfather

This second volume of memories from the Great War (WWI) by the celebrated war cartoonist and social observer, begins with Bairnsfather's rec…

The World’s Story Volume XII: The United States

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Eva March Tappan

This is the twelfth volume of the 15-volume series of The World’s Story: a history of the World in story, song and art, edited by Eva March …

The Chronicles of America Volume 12 - Washington and his Comrades in Arms

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George Wrong

This twelfth volume in the Chronicles of America (series) follows the lengthy and difficult war against England for independence as led by G…

The Road Past Kennesaw: The Atlanta Campaign Of 1864

Read by David Wales

Richard M. Mcmurry

“…there can be little doubt that the Federal drive on Atlanta, launched in May 1864, was the beginning of the end for the Southern Confedera…

Memoirs of Napoleon Bonaparte, Volume 02

Read by Gillian Hendrie

Louis Antoine Fauvelet De Bourrienne and Louis Antoine Fauvelet de Bourrienne

Memoirs written by Napoleon's private secretary, "a work based on years of intimate friendship and professional association." (Sum…

The World’s Story Volume XIV: An Outline of Universal History

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Karl Ploetz

The fourteenth volume of the 15-volume series The World’s Story has a different concept than the previous books edited by Eva March Tappan. …

The Chronicles of America Volume 10 - Conquest of New France

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George Wrong

The English colonies, holding a great stretch of the Atlantic seaboard, increased in number and power. New France also grew stronger. The st…

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