A Basic History of the United States, Vol. 2 by Clarence B. Carson audiobook

A Basic History of the United States, Vol. 2: The Beginning of the Republic, 1775–1825

By Clarence B. Carson
Read by Mary Woods

Blackstone Publishing

The Basic History of the United States Series: Book 2

Unabridged

Format: Library CD (In Stock)
  • ISBN: 9781470887735

  • ISBN: 9780786160143

  • ISBN: 9780786160150

Runtime: 11.53 Hours
Category: Nonfiction/History
Audience: Adult
Language: English

Summary

Summary

Carson’s full-scale treatment of American history combines scholarly exactness with evocative passages that lead the listener to a clearer understanding of the people and events, the triumphs and the shortcomings, which have shaped this nation. “For Carson, history is the product of the actions of countless individuals, each under the influence of certain ideas. And Carson explores those ideas, ideologies, and ‘isms.’”—The Freeman

This second volume of discusses the move toward independence, the Declaration of Independence, the Revolutionary War, the battle for Canada, the struggle for the middle states, the battle for the South, the Constitutional Convention, the making of the Constitution, and the fruits of independence.

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Author Bio: Clarence B. Carson

Author Bio: Clarence B. Carson

Clarence B. Carson (1925–2003), author and lecturer, recieved a BS in education and an MA in history from Auburn University, as well as a PhD in history from Vanderbilt University. He has served in the US Army, taught at the high school and college levels, and authored ten books and over five hundred articles.

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Available Formats : CD, Library CD, MP3 CD
Category: Nonfiction/History
Runtime: 11.53
Audience: Adult
Language: English