Liberty for All?

Book 5 (1820-1860)
eAudio - unabridged
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Product Number: Z1809
Released: Mar 28, 2011
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ISBN: #9781449883508
Narrator/s: Christina Moore
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Early nineteenth-century America could just about be summed up by Henry David Thoreau's words when he said, "Eastward I go only by force, but westward I go free." It was an exuberant time for the diverse citizens of the United States, who included a range of folks from mountain men and railroad builders to whalers and farmers, as they pushed forward into the open frontier, and all their hopes and fears are captured in Liberty for All? In addition to colorful accounts of the massive westward migration, the California Gold Rush, a war with Mexico, the Oregon boundary conflict, Texas and the Alamo, Liberty for All? takes a deep look at the issue that began to gnaw at the country's core: How, in the land where "all men are created equal," could there be slaves? - from the audiobook cover

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Author(s): Joy Hakim
Genre: History

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Author(s): Joy Hakim
Narrator(s): Christina Moore
Genre: History
Product Number C2032
Released: Jul 08, 2003
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ISBN: #9781402545443
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Author(s): Joy Hakim
Genre: History
Product Number 13911
Released: Oct 31, 2002
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ISBN: #9780195327199

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