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The Founding Fathers collection [sound recording] : the first four U.S. Presidents from the American Presidents series / Arthur M. Schlesinger, Jr., general editor.

The Founding Fathers collection the first four U.S. Presidents from the American Presidents series

Schlesinger, Arthur M. (Arthur Meier), 1917-2007 (Author).
Rohan, Richard. (Narrator).
Claffey, Ira. (Narrator).
Burns, James MacGregor. (Added Author).
Dunn, Susan, 1945- (Added Author).
Wills, Garry, 1934- (Added Author).
Appleby, Joyce Oldham (Added Author).
Diggins, John P. (Added Author).
Macmillan Audio. (Added Author).

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Record details

  • ISBN: 1427205507 (set)
  • ISBN: 9781427205506 (set)
  • Physical Description: 20 sound discs (20 hr.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Unabridged.
  • Publisher: [United States] : Macmillian Audio, p2008, 2004.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Compact disc.
Formatted Contents Note:
George Washington / James MacGregor Burns and Susan Dunn -- John Adams / John Patrick Diggins -- Thomas Jefferson / Joyce Appleby -- James Madison / Garry Wills.
Participant or Performer Note:
George Washington and John Adams read by Richard Rohan ; James Madison and Thomas Jefferson read by Ira Claffey.
Subject: Washington, George, 1732-1799.
Adams, John, 1735-1826.
Jefferson, Thomas, 1743-1826.
Madison, James, 1751-1836.
Presidents > United States > Biography.
United States > History > Revolution, 1775-1783.
United States > Politics and government > 1775-1783.
United States > Politics and government > 1783-1789.
United States > Politics and government > 1789-1797.
United States > Politics and government > 1797-1801.
United States > Politics and government > 1801-1809.
United States > Politics and government > 1809-1817.
Genre: Audiobooks.

Syndetic Solutions - Author Notes for ISBN Number 1427205507
The Founding Fathers
The Founding Fathers
by Schlesinger Jr., Arthur M. (Editor); Rohan, Richard (Read by)
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Author Notes

The Founding Fathers

Arthur M. Schlesinger , Jr., is arguably the preeminent political historian of our time. For more than half a century, he has been a cornerstone figure in the intellectual life of the nation and a fixture on the political scene. He served as special assistant to John F. Kennedy; won two Pulitzer Prizes for The Age of Jackson (1946) and A Thousand Days (1966); and in 1998 received the National Humanities Medal. Richard Rohan has been a stage, film, and voiceover actor for the past twenty years. He has narrated hundreds of audiobooks, in every genre, and was awarded the 2003 Audie Award winner for Nonfiction and the 2008 Best Voice in Science Fiction & Fantasy by AudioFile magazine. He directed and performed on the acclaimed Space Fantasy audio drama series Deathstalker . Rohan can also be heard on Macmillan Audio's historical series, The American Presidents .

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