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This Country of Ours - Part 1 - Stories of Explorers and Pioneers-logo

This Country of Ours - Part 1 - Stories of Explorers and Pioneers

Henrietta Elizabeth Marshall

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Description:

This Series, in seven parts, tells the story of America from the earliest founding through the days of Woodrow Wilson and The Great War (World War I). In Part 1, you'll hear stories of the exciting adventures of the explorers and pioneers, like Columbus and Cabot, who faced daunting trials to find the "New World". 1. How the Vikings of Old Sought and Found New Lands 2. The Sea of Darkness and the Great Faith of Columbus 3. How Columbus Fared Forth Upon the Sea of Darkness and came to Pleasant Lands Beyond 4. How Columbus Returned in Triumph 5. How America Was Named 6. How the Flag of England Was Planted on the Shores of the New World 7. How the Flag of France was Planted in Florida 8. How the French Founded a Colony in Florida 9. How the Spaniards Drove the French Out of Florida 10. How a Frenchman Avenged the Death of His Countrymen 11. The Adventures of Sir Humphrey Gilbert 12. About Sir Walter Raleigh's Adventures in the Golden West

Language:

English

Narrators:

David Thorn, Bobbie Frohman

Length:

3h 36m


Chapters

Free Sample

05:00

Introduction
Introduction

00:21


Part 1, Chapter 1
Part 1, Chapter 1

24:23


Part 1, Chapter 2
Part 1, Chapter 2

16:50


Part 1, Chapter 3
Part 1, Chapter 3

16:52


Part 1, Chapter 4
Part 1, Chapter 4

11:54


Part 1, Chapter 5
Part 1, Chapter 5

11:07


Part 1, Chapter 6
Part 1, Chapter 6

09:32


Part 1, Chapter 7
Part 1, Chapter 7

19:11


Part 1, Chapter 8
Part 1, Chapter 8

31:57


Part 1, Chapter 9
Part 1, Chapter 9

24:42


Part 1, Chapter 10
Part 1, Chapter 10

12:37


Part 1, Chapter 11
Part 1, Chapter 11

12:14


Part 1, Chapter 12
Part 1, Chapter 12

24:34