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History & Speeches

Come to the Audiovisual desk at Central Library to borrow an iPod (call 269-553-7802 to check availability). iPods are loaned on a first come-first served basis and cannot be reserved.

Current Titles

1776 (Unabridged) by David McCullough

A Call to Conscience: The Landmark Speeches of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. by Edited by Clayborne Carson and Kris Shepard

Basilica (Unabridged) by R.A. Scotti

Bay of Pigs Invasion Speech by John F. Kennedy

Cambodia Invasion by Richard M. Nixon

Collapse by Jared Diamond

Cuban Missile Crisis by John F. Kennedy

Day of Infamy Speech by Franklin D. Roosevelt

Desert Storm Address by George Bush

Don't Know Much About History (Unabridged) by Kenneth C. Davis

Energy Medicine by Larry Dossey, Caroline Myss, Jeanne Achterberg, and more

Experiments in Truth by Ram Dass

Inside the C.I.A. (Unabridged) by Ronald Kessler

Iraq Address by George Bush

Korean War Address by Harry S. Truman

Manhunt by James L. Swanson

Mayflower (Unabridged) by Nathaniel Philbrick

Roosevelt and Churchill (Unabridged) by David Stafford

Sacred Contracts by Caroline Myss

Team of Rivals by Doris Kearns Goodwin

The Civil War (Unabridged) by Bruce Catton

The Coldest Winter by David Halberstam

The Crisis of Islam (Unabridged) by Bernard Lewis

The Last True Story I'll Ever Tell (Unabridged) by John Crawford

The Science of Enlightenment by Shinzen Young

U2 Spy Plane Incident by Dwight D. Eisenhower

A Mercy (Unabridged) by Toni Morrison

Columbine (Unabridged) by Dave Cullen

The Ten-Cent Plague: The Great Comic-Book Scare and How It Changed America (Unabridged) by David Hajdu

Horse Soldiers: The Extraordinary Story of a Band of US Soldiers Who Rode to Victory In Afghanistan by Doug Stanton