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    • Peter’s War

    • A New England Slave Boy and the American Revolution
    • By: Joyce Malcolm
    • Narrated by: Kellie Fitzgerald
    • Length: 9 hrs and 49 mins
    • Unabridged
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    This riveting biography of a Massachusetts slave boy who fought in the Revolutionary War illuminates race relations in the Northern colonies, early battles of the revolution, and the experiences of black soldiers on both sides of the conflict.

    Non-member price: $34.76

    • Lake Effect

    • Two Sisters and a Town's Toxic Legacy
    • By: Nancy A. Nichols
    • Narrated by: Tracy Pfau
    • Length: 4 hrs and 5 mins
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    Fulfilling a deathbed request, Nancy Nichols writes about the connection between the industrial pollution in their hometown and the rare cancer that was killing her sister, Sue.

    Non-member price: $25.59

    • Philadelphia Freedom

    • Memoir of a Civil Rights Lawyer
    • By: David Kairys
    • Narrated by: David Henry
    • Length: 15 hrs and 18 mins
    • Unabridged
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    The gripping story of the life and education of one of America's most innovative and idealistic lawyers.

    Non-member price: $24.34

    • The Man From Clear Lake

    • Earth Day Founder Senator Gaylord Nelson
    • By: Bill Christofferson
    • Narrated by: David Henry
    • Length: 12 hrs and 22 mins
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    On Earth Day 1970 20 million Americans displayed their commitment to a clean environment. It was called the largest demonstration in human history, and it permanently changed the nation's political agenda. By Earth Day 2000 participation had exploded to 500 million people in 167 countries. The seemingly simple idea—a day set aside to focus on protecting our natural environment—was the brainchild of U.S. Senator Gaylord Nelson of Wisconsin.

    Non-member price: $31.44