The Americans by John Jakes audiobook
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The Americans

By John Jakes
Read by Marc Vietor

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The Kent Family Chronicles: Book 8

Unabridged

Format: Library CD (In Stock)
  • ISBN: 9781978681361

  • ISBN: 9781978681361

Runtime: 26.56 Hours
Category: Fiction/Historical
Audience: Adult
Language: English

Summary

Summary

The definitive volume in Jakes’s best-selling series finds the Kent family reaching to finally embrace its legacy—and its futureIn the final installment of the Kent Family Chronicles, the remaining Kents seek to fulfill Philip Kent’s original American dream.

As Gideon Kent’s health deteriorates, he fears for the future of his family. Their dynasty, now in ruins, stands as a tarnished symbol of all the Kents have lost in the unstable years of war and expansion. It falls to young Will to bring the family together—a task of epic scope. Only expert storyteller John Jakes could craft such a gripping finale to this beloved family saga, bringing the Kents’ drama—and the nineteenth century in America—to its riveting conclusion.

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Author Bio: John Jakes

Author Bio: John Jakes

John Jakes is the bestselling author of Charleston, the eight-volume Kent Family Chronicles, the North and South trilogy, California Gold, and others. He has received a number of awards and accolades for his achievements as a writer, most notably a Cooper Medal from the Thomas Cooper Library and a Career Achievement Award from the South Carolina Humanities Association. He is a member of the Authors Guild, the Dramatists Guild, and serves on the board of the Authors Guild Foundation. A graduate of DePauw and Ohio State universities, Jakes currently lives in South Carolina and Florida.

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Available Formats : CD, Library CD
Category: Fiction/Historical
Runtime: 26.56
Audience: Adult
Language: English