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    • A Life of General Robert E. Lee

    • By: John Esten Cooke
    • Narrated by: John Michaels
    • Length: 16 hrs and 30 mins
    • Unabridged
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    More books have been written about the American Civil War then any event in U.S. history, and this book deserves a place with those most studied. John Esten Cooke, a Captain in Stewart's Cavalry, and a man who knew Lee personally, gives an insider's view of Lee, his demeanor, and thoughts - before, during, and after this great conflict.

    Regular price: £27.49

    • What I Saw at Shiloh

    • By: Ambrose Bierce
    • Narrated by: John Michaels
    • Length: 52 mins
    • Unabridged
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    In this missive Ambrose Bierce recounts two days in his life, April 6 and April 7, 1862, perhaps the two most significant days of his life. He and over 100,000 other combatants have gathered about a small church near the town of Corinth, "a wretched place--the capital of a swamp, two days' march west of the Tennessee River". The church is Shiloh, and it will lend its name to the great battle that took place there.

    Regular price: £4.59

    • The Last of the Plainsmen

    • By: Zane Grey
    • Narrated by: John Michaels
    • Length: 7 hrs and 6 mins
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    Zane Grey was primarily a novelist, but this is an account of his adventure with Buffalo Jones, published in 1908. As the title suggests, this was the end of an era. Buffalo Jones was a real person, who at the end of his career set his skills as a hunter, killing wild beasts, to capturing them alive.

    This is the story of a trip into the Grand Canyon to capture not only a mountain lion alive, but numerous other wild beasts, which, like the hunter, made every effort to remain free.

    Regular price: £18.29