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The unanswered questions of American history are the focus here. We look at questions that are unanswered because they are unfortunate artifacts of media, or unanswered to date because the needs of previous generations have not asked them. But they are unasked no longer.

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The unanswered questions of American history are the focus here. We look at questions that are unanswered because they are unfortunate artifacts of media, or unanswered to date because the needs of previous generations have not asked them. But they are unasked no longer.

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    My Reading of Book Three, Episode Five of "A Tale of Two Cities," “The Woodsawyer.”

    My Reading of Book Three, Episode Five of "A Tale of Two Cities," “The Woodsawyer.”

    Here is a sample of my ongoing recording for Librivox of this classic work by Charles Dickens. From Hijacking History, my podcast series.

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    • 15 min
    Arthur Conan Doyle’s “A Scandal in Bohemia”

    Arthur Conan Doyle’s “A Scandal in Bohemia”

    Listen now (55 min) | “A Scandal in Bohemia,” by Arthur Conan Doyle Read for you by Dr. Rick Reiman In this classic short story in the Sherlock Holmes series, Holmes, with the help of Dr. Watson, matches wits with a woman, Irene Adler. Spoiler alert: The woman wins. It is one of the few Sherlock Holmes stories in which Holmes fails. And he never forgets it!

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    • 55 min
    The Story Continues (Chapter 2, “The Mail,” from “A Tale of Two Cities,” by Charles Dickens)

    The Story Continues (Chapter 2, “The Mail,” from “A Tale of Two Cities,” by Charles Dickens)

    Read for you by the host of Audiblyspeaking, Dr. Richard Reiman Your professor, Dr. Reiman, continues his narration of this classic novel, with “The Mail,” chapter two.  In this chapter we meet some of the characters in the novel.  I hope you enjoy this addition to the Breakaway Cafe in the course.

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    • 13 min
    My Experience with Absentee Voting in Georgia

    My Experience with Absentee Voting in Georgia

    Is Absentee voting safe in Georgia? I can’t say but here I share my experience with it. I found it pleasant and largely hassle-free, and gained some insights into it that I thought I would share here.

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    • 7 min
    The Period

    The Period

    The Breakaway Cafe is the name for a place to chill in this course. In this time of Covid sometimes we all need to take a break. Breakaway Cafe is such a place. Historians are people who tell (true) stories. But in Breakaway Cafe, I tell short stories that are often fiction, narrated by yours...

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    • 7 min
    Story #1 from The Breakaway Cafe: Chapter 1 of “A Tale of Two Cities,” by Charles Dickens

    Story #1 from The Breakaway Cafe: Chapter 1 of “A Tale of Two Cities,” by Charles Dickens

    The Breakaway Cafe is the name for a place to chill in this course. In this time of Covid sometimes we all need to take a break. Breakaway Cafe is such a place. Historians are people who tell (true) stories. But in Breakaway Cafe, I tell short stories that are often fiction, narrated by yours...

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    • 7 min

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