Doris Kearns Goodwin

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The Bully Pulpit

The Bully Pulpit

by Doris Kearns Goodwin

After Presidents Franklin D. Roosevelt and Abraham Lincoln, Doris Kearns Goodwin wields her magic on another larger-than-life president, and another momentous and raucous American time period as she brings Theodore Roosevelt, the muckraking journalist...

Narrator: Edward Herrmann
Published: 11/05/2013
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Team of Rivals

Team of Rivals

by Doris Kearns Goodwin

On May 18, 1860, William H. Seward, Salmon P. Chase, Edward Bates, and Abraham Lincoln waited in their hometowns for the results from the Republican National Convention in Chicago. When Lincoln emerged as the victor, his rivals were dismayed and angry...

Narrator: Suzanne Toren,Rich...
Published: 03/08/2011
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Wait Till Next Year

Wait Till Next Year

by Doris Kearns Goodwin

Wait Till Next Yearis the story of a young girl growing up in the suburbs of New York in the 1950s, when owning a single-family home on a tree-lined street meant the realization of dreams, when everyone knew everyone else on the block, and the childre...

Narrator: Doris Kearns Goodw...
Published: 10/01/1997
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Wait Til Next Year

Wait Til Next Year

by Doris Kearns Goodwin

Set in the suburbs of New York in the 1950s, Wait Till Next Year is Doris Kearns Goodwin's touching memoir of growing up in love with her family and baseball. She re-creates the postwar era, when the corner store was a place to share stories and neigh...

Narrator: Suzanne Toren
Published: 03/08/2011
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Lyndon Johnson and the American Dream

Lyndon Johnson and the American D...

by Doris Kearns Goodwin

Doris Kearns Goodwin’s classic life of Lyndon Johnson, who presided over the Great Society, the Vietnam War, and other defining moments the tumultuous 1960s, is a monument in political biography. From the moment the author, then a young woman fr...

Narrator: Jim Frangione
Published: 10/18/2016
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No Ordinary Time

No Ordinary Time

by Doris Kearns Goodwin

From the bestselling author of The Fitzgeralds and the Kennedysand Lyndon Johnson and the American Dream comes a compelling chronicle of a nation and its leaders during the period when modern America was created. Presenting an aspect of American histo...

Narrator: Edward Herrmann
Published: 09/01/1995
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No Ordinary Time

No Ordinary Time

by Doris Kearns Goodwin

Reading Group Discussion Points Goodwin characterizes FDR as a brilliant, energetic, cheerful man who rarely folded under pressure or displayed his innermost feelings. How might the elements of FDR's character and of his time have blended to create a...

Narrator: Nelson Runger
Published: 03/15/2011
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