Tag: American

The American Civil War [TTC Audio]

Free Download The American Civil War [TTC Audio]
English | July 08, 2013 | ASIN: B00DTO4NNE | M4B@64 kbps | 24h 47m | 693 MB
Lecturer: Gary W. Gallagher
Between 1861 and 1865, the clash of the greatest armies the Western hemisphere had ever seen turned small towns, little-known streams, and obscure meadows in the American countryside into names we will always remember. In those great battles, those streams ran red with blood – and the United States was truly born.


Revolutions in American Music Three Decades That Changed a Country and Its Sounds [Audiobook]

Free Download Michael Broyles, John McLain (Narrator), "Revolutions in American Music: Three Decades That Changed a Country and Its Sounds"
English | ASIN: B0CVSFPH5G | 2024 | MP3@64 kbps | ~13:35:00 | 385 MB
How did a European social dance craze become part of an American presidential election? Why did the recording industry become racially divided? Where did rock ‘n’ roll really come from? And how do all these things continue to reverberate in today’s world?
In Revolutions in American Music, award-winning author Michael Broyles shows the surprising ways in which three key decades-the 1840s, the 1920s, and the 1950s-shaped America’s musical future. Drawing connections between new styles of music like the minstrel show, jazz, and rock ‘n’ roll, and emerging technologies like the locomotive, the first music recordings, and the transistor radio, Broyles argues that these decades fundamentally remade our cultural landscape in enduring ways. These connections revealed racial fault lines running through the business of music, in an echo of American society as a whole.


Hattiesburg An American City In Black And White [Audiobook]

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English | June 25, 2019 | ASIN: B07SXB3N71 | M4B@128 kbps | 13h 34m | 781 MB
Author: William Sturkey | Narrator: Bill Andrew Quinn
A rich, multigenerational saga of race and family in Hattiesburg, Mississippi, that tells the story of how Jim Crow was built, how it changed, and how the most powerful social movement in American history came together to tear it down.