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The Notorious Benedict Arnold - A True Story of Adventure, Heroism & Treachery

Steve Sheinkin

On a bitter cold day in January 1741 Benedict Arnold was born. Little did anyone know that he would grow up to become the most infamous villain in American history. But first, he would be one of the country's greatest war heroes. Fearless in the line of fire, a genius at strategy and motivating his men, General Arnold was America's first action hero. But his thirst for recognition would ultimately be his undoing. Hopeless at political maneuvers, prone to outbursts of ego and temper, Arnold saw his fame slowly slipping away. And so, he came up with a plan that would guarantee his place in history . . . Packed with gripping first-person accounts, astonishing battle scenes, and shocking betrayals, this accessible biography proves that there's more than one side to every good story.

On a bitter cold day in January 1741 Benedict Arnold was born. Little did anyone know that he would grow up to become the most infamous villain in American history. But first, he would be one of the country's greatest war heroes. Fearless in the line of fire, a genius at strategy and motivating his men, General Arnold was America's first action hero. But his thirst for recognition would ultimately be his undoing. Hopeless at political maneuvers, prone to outbursts of ego and temper, Arnold saw his fame slowly slipping away. And so, he came up with a plan that would guarantee his place in history . . . Packed with gripping first-person accounts, astonishing battle scenes, and shocking betrayals, this accessible biography proves that there's more than one side to every good story.
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On a bitter cold day in January 1741 Benedict Arnold was born. Little did anyone know that he would grow up to become the most infamous villain in American history. But first, he would be one of the country's greatest war heroes. Fearless in the line of fire, a genius at strategy and motivating his men, General Arnold was America's first action hero. But his thirst for recognition would ultimately be his undoing. Hopeless at political maneuvers, prone to outbursts of ego and temper, Arnold saw his fame slowly slipping away. And so, he came up with a plan that would guarantee his place in history . . . Packed with gripping first-person accounts, astonishing battle scenes, and shocking betrayals, this accessible biography proves that there's more than one side to every good story.

Language:

English

Narrators:

Mark Bramhall

Length:

6h 51m


Chapters

Introduction
Introduction

00:20


Chapter 1
Chapter 1

03:11


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

02:32


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

11:25


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

13:30


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

09:48


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

10:20


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

08:11


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

03:46


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

11:10


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

12:10


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

08:45


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

10:16


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

05:30


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

09:41


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

07:10


Chapter 16
Chapter 16

10:19


Chapter 17
Chapter 17

08:09


Chapter 18
Chapter 18

11:29


Chapter 19
Chapter 19

10:52


Chapter 20
Chapter 20

10:30


Chapter 21
Chapter 21

07:35


Chapter 22
Chapter 22

03:11


Chapter 23
Chapter 23

09:35


Chapter 24
Chapter 24

09:07


Chapter 25
Chapter 25

10:00


Chapter 26
Chapter 26

11:27


Chapter 27
Chapter 27

03:17


Chapter 28
Chapter 28

13:39


Chapter 29
Chapter 29

07:03


Chapter 30
Chapter 30

06:50


Chapter 31
Chapter 31

10:48


Chapter 32
Chapter 32

10:55


Chapter 33
Chapter 33

10:35


Chapter 34
Chapter 34

04:20


Chapter 35
Chapter 35

06:33


Chapter 36
Chapter 36

08:23


Chapter 37
Chapter 37

10:51


Chapter 38
Chapter 38

10:37


Chapter 39
Chapter 39

11:21


Chapter 40
Chapter 40

10:00


Chapter 41
Chapter 41

11:50


Chapter 42
Chapter 42

09:18


Chapter 43
Chapter 43

14:20


Chapter 44
Chapter 44

07:24


Chapter 45
Chapter 45

12:54


Chapter 46
Chapter 46

00:37