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I Said I Could and I Did: True Stories of 20th-Century Americans, Updated Edition Audiobook


Listeners will be intrigued and inspired by these true stories of 20th Century Americans whose gifts transformed the world. Journalists, musicians, scientists, poets, a computer genius, and a president – all of them struggled and went on to great achievements.

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An inspiring audio collection of true stories of 20th Century Americans whose gifts transformed the world. Langston Hughes overcame poverty and racism to become a successful poet whose work endures today. Grace Hopper, Navy Admiral and computer genius, defied expectations in two male-dominated fields. Harry Truman rose from obscurity to become a world-changing leader.

These stories about six astounding people will have you shaking your head in wonder at the vast (and vastly entertaining) variety of ways in which humans can strive for greatness.

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  1. Christine

    What is the difference between the updated edition and the original edition (other than the cover art)? Thank you!

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