Revolutionary Characters: What Made the Founders Different

Unabridged Audiobook

Written By: Gordon S. Wood

Narrated By: Scott Brick

Publisher: Penguin Audio

Date: May 2006

Duration: 10 hours 5 minutes

Summary:

From "the most respected among all scholars of the colonial and Revolutionary periods" ("Washington Post World") comes a marvelous group portrait of the Founding Fathers, rich with insight into what shaped these particular men.

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  • Anonymous

    Uneven quality. There are some startling insights - some rabid vendettas - and some dense political theorizing. This author was unnecessarily hateful toward Thomas Jefferson. I would, however, suggest that the selection is worth listening to and forming your own opinion.