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Short Nonfiction Collection, Vol. 039

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Genres:

History

Description:

Eighteen short nonfiction works in the public domain, independently chosen by the readers. Topics include literary figures--Alice Mangold Diehl, Harriet Beecher Stowe, and Arthur Hugh Clough; philosophers--Hegel, Kierkegaard; religious thinkers--Martin Luther, Cotton Mather; political leaders--Thomas Jefferson, John F. Kennedy; important documents--the Constitution of Japan (1946), the Virginia Statute for Religious Freedom; moments in history--the Battle of the Crater, the Dred Scott Decision; historical figures--the Pseudo Dionysius and Xenophon; and, lastly, shopper's tips for watermelons and cantaloupes. (Summary by Sue Anderson) Hegel's The Problem was translated by William T. Harris Xenophon's On Horsemanship was translated by Morris H. Morgan

Language:

English

Narrators:

LibriVox Community

Length:

6h


Chapters

Free Sample

01:00

Chapter 1
Chapter 1

10:55


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

05:56


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

35:15


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

41:52


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

42:21


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

41:55


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

03:02


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

02:18


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

44:40


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

01:49


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

17:24


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

54:07


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

04:13


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

04:13


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

08:52


Chapter 16
Chapter 16

09:46


Chapter 17
Chapter 17

06:24


Chapter 18
Chapter 18

25:31