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The History of the United States

A Captivating Guide to American History, Including Events Such as the American Revolution, French and Indian War, Boston Tea Party, Pearl Harbor, and the Gulf War
Written by: Captivating History
Narrated by: Jamie Peters
Length: 3 hrs and 17 mins
Categories: History, Americas

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Publisher's Summary

If you want to discover the captivating history of the United States, then pay attention....

When the first settlers reached the United States of America and started to chip out a living in the wilderness that seemed so fierce and unfamiliar to their European eyes, they could never have dreamed that someday the land upon which they stood would become one of the most powerful countries in the entire world. 

When the preachers of the Great Awakening stood on the backs of wagons or bits of old tree stumps and told the American people a new story of individual freedom and the power of ordinary people, they could never have dreamed that their preaching would trigger a landslide of abolitionism that would end in a civil war that almost tore the entire country apart. 

As for Martin Luther King, Jr., he did dream. He had a dream of equality and brotherhood, and his dream at least partially came true in 2008 when America saw the inauguration of its first black president. Never could the slaves of the great plantations of the South have dreamed that day would ever come, but it did.

Nobody could have dreamed it, but it all came to pass, and it became the history of the United States of America. And this is how it all happened....

In The History of the United States: A Captivating Guide to American History, Including Events Such as the American Revolution, French and Indian War, Boston Tea Party, Pearl Harbor, and the Gulf War, you will discover topics such as:
 

  • The People Who Were There First
  • A Time of Exploration
  • Colonizing America
  • The French and Indian War
  • The Boston Tea Party
  • The American Revolution
  • The First President
  • Restless Times
  • Horrors for the Natives
  • Civil War
  • And Much, Much More!

So if you want to learn more about the history of the United States, then scroll up and click the "Buy" button!

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  • Glenna Gould
  • 2019-09-25

Highly recommended

It has taken many days of listening in small chunks.
Have entirely enjoyed listening to it and have learned a great deal, highly recommended!

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  • Candice Coleman
  • 2019-09-25

Well-written history

A well-written tale that presents a exceptional overview of the many currents that form our tumultuous nation. I listened to a few minutes daily and took time to absorb author's wise perspective.

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  • Kermit Schultz
  • 2019-09-25

Well known historical facts

The author covers well known historical facts but excels at the inclusion of more history of slavery, segregation, women's rights, racism, and other oft-neglected topics in US history books.

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  • Fran Steele
  • 2019-09-25

It is beautifully written.

Thank you author. I'm hooked.
I never enjoyed history class. This sight of our past is vibrant and thoughtful. I am glad I chose this book. It is beautifully written.

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  • Aguilar
  • 2019-09-23

The writing is good

The writing is excellent, informative, relatively accurate from history books a couple of decades back.

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  • Lino Moore
  • 2019-09-23

A comprehensive outline

I'm glad I made the purchase.
It was just what I wanted. I wanted a comprehensive outline that would recognize significant topics and events that I could explore further.

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  • Darren Hampton
  • 2019-09-18

Good informative stuff.

An excellent, educated and interesting history, well-written, with good notes. If you are considering buying this book, do not hesitate.

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  • RoccoSharp
  • 2019-09-18

Exactly as shown. Needed for history.

This book is precise, compact, and authentic.
It will always be interesting for those users who do not know a great deal about U.S. History

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  • Wilbur Dawson
  • 2019-09-18

Guide to learn about USA history.


I enjoyed the audiobook, and it remained very enlightening.
I would recommend it to my friends n community.

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  • HermanFlynn
  • 2019-09-18

Really well described.

For my flavor, a bit too much detail is paid early on to the consideration of the politics of new government, but overall it is value for money.