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  • Biography: Jules Verne

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    Would you listen to Biography again? Why?

    Yes, i like to learn about many of these people, and their histories. it gives me a greater enjoyment to understand where they are coming from.


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    I miss having President Ronald Reagan as my President. He was a great leader and visionary who loved his Country and had the courage to beleive that we as a people could become Great. You don't manage a country. You Lead!

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    Speeches by Ronald Reagan: The Ultimate Collection

    • ORIGINAL (20 hrs and 45 mins)
    • By Ronald Reagan
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    Introducing… Ronald Reagan Live! Listen to live radio broadcast recordings of former President Ronald Reagan at his political best. Spanning several historical decades, Reagan's 1,000+ radio deliveries offered commentary on the spectrum of domestic, national, and international events that occurred throughout his lifetime, both prior to and during his unprecedented three-term presidency.

    Slater says: "This Audio Book is a collection of speeches."

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    Fry's English Delight: Series 5

    • ORIGINAL (1 hr and 50 mins)
    • By Stephen Fry
    • Narrated By Stephen Fry
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    A fifth series from BBC Radio 4, in which Stephen Fry examines, with the help of experts, the highways and byways of the English language. In these four episodes he tells 'The Story of X': a letter holy and profane, sexy and chaste; discusses intonation, the "song" of English, and how cadence affects meaning; muses on the art and craft of conversation - and whether true conversation can happen on TV and radio - and ponders the meaning of meaning and the gap between brain and mouth that means language can never truly represent thought.

  • 4.5 (556 ratings)

    The Power of Myth: Programs 1-6

    • ORIGINAL (5 hrs and 34 mins)
    • By Joseph Campbell, Bill Moyers
    • Narrated By Joseph Campbell, Bill Moyers
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    An exhilarating journey into the mind and spirit of a remarkable man, a legendary teacher, and a masterful storyteller, conducted by TV journalist Bill Moyers for their acclaimed PBS series.

    Lorraine says: "A Brilliant Man"
  • 4.4 (96 ratings)

    There Is No God: A 'This I Believe' Essay

    • UNABRIDGED (4 mins)
    • By Penn Jillette
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    Penn Jillette explains his absolute atheism and why it makes him hopeful and optimistic.

    Tom Barnett says: "Too Much Intro"
  • 4.4 (53 ratings)

    Speeches by Ronald Reagan: The Ultimate Collection

    • ORIGINAL (20 hrs and 45 mins)
    • By Ronald Reagan
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    Introducing… Ronald Reagan Live! Listen to live radio broadcast recordings of former President Ronald Reagan at his political best. Spanning several historical decades, Reagan's 1,000+ radio deliveries offered commentary on the spectrum of domestic, national, and international events that occurred throughout his lifetime, both prior to and during his unprecedented three-term presidency.

    Slater says: "This Audio Book is a collection of speeches."
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  • 4.7 (26 ratings)

    Fry's English Delight: Series 4

    • ORIGINAL (1 hr and 51 mins)
    • By Stephen Fry
    • Narrated By Stephen Fry
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    Stephen Fry explores the highways and byways of the English language in these four programmes, as heard on BBC Radio 4.

  • 4.3 (18 ratings)

    Doctor Who: Project: WHO?

    • UNABRIDGED (2 hrs and 27 mins)
    • By BBC Audio
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    Project: Who? goes exclusively behind the scenes of Doctor Who to discover how the action-packed new BBC1 series was made, with award-winning writer and executive producer Russell T Davies at the helm.

  • 4.7 (15 ratings)

    David Attenborough's New Life Stories

    • ORIGINAL (3 hrs and 16 mins)
    • By David Attenborough
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    The complete second BBC Radio 4 series written and presented by Sir David Attenborough, featuring all 20 episodes about some of the strangest insects and creatures from around the world. One of the nation’s most popular presenters examines 20 marvels of the natural world from his extraordinary and pioneering experiences. How did Sir David track down a giant earthworm? Why does he respect rats? What was the first bribe in nature? Why do well known foods often have two names?

  • 4.3 (14 ratings)

    Science Nourishes the Mind and Soul: A 'This I Believe' Essay

    • UNABRIDGED (4 mins)
    • By Brian Greene
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    This essay comes from the NPR series This I Believe, which features brief personal reflections from both famous and unknown Americans. The pieces that make up the series compel listeners to rethink not only what and how they have arrived at their beliefs, but also the extent to which they share them with others.

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  • 4.3 (11 ratings)

    The Titanic: Voices from the BBC Archive

    • ORIGINAL (2 hrs and 28 mins)
    • By Mark Jones
    • Narrated By Tim Pigott-Smith
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    The RMS Titanic sailed from Southampton en route for New York on her maiden voyage with 2,228 passengers and crew on board. On 14 April, 1912, at twenty minutes before midnight, sailing at almost full speed, she struck an iceberg and sank in just two and a half hours. Over 1500 lives were lost. This is the story of a great tragedy described by the surviving passengers, officers, and crew who were on board that night. Firsthand accounts help to explain why so few of the passengers took to the lifeboats.

  • 4.4 (11 ratings)

    Weapons at War: Mechanized Forces

    • UNABRIDGED (42 mins)
    • By The History Channel
    • Narrated By Robert Conrad, George C. Scott
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    Armies no longer march to war. Today they race across the battlefield in heavily armored vehicles that protect them from enemy fire.

  • The Power of Myth: Programs 1-6

    • ORIGINAL (5 hrs and 34 mins)
    • By Joseph Campbell, Bill Moyers
    • Narrated By Joseph Campbell, Bill Moyers
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    An exhilarating journey into the mind and spirit of a remarkable man, a legendary teacher, and a masterful storyteller, conducted by TV journalist Bill Moyers for their acclaimed PBS series.

    Lorraine says: "A Brilliant Man"
  • Speeches by Ronald Reagan: The Ultimate Collection

    • ORIGINAL (20 hrs and 45 mins)
    • By Ronald Reagan
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    Introducing… Ronald Reagan Live! Listen to live radio broadcast recordings of former President Ronald Reagan at his political best. Spanning several historical decades, Reagan's 1,000+ radio deliveries offered commentary on the spectrum of domestic, national, and international events that occurred throughout his lifetime, both prior to and during his unprecedented three-term presidency.

    Slater says: "This Audio Book is a collection of speeches."
  • Biography: The Earp Brothers

    • UNABRIDGED (46 mins)
    • By A&E Television Networks
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    Follow the violent trail of the controversial frontier lawmen from Dodge City and Tombstone to the famous shoot-out at the OK Corral.

    steve says: "Better than Expected"
  • History of Science and Technology: With Stanton Friedman and Kathleen Marden

    • ORIGINAL (1 hr and 38 mins)
    • By Stanton Friedman, Kathleen Marden
    • Narrated By Stanton Friedman, Kathleen Marden
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    If you think science is the inexorable march to truth, think again. Science often gets it wrong, very wrong, and sometimes for a very long time. With examples that span the ridiculous to the tragic, these two UFO experts examine how science can build on a series of suppositions, often creating a house of cards destined to fall. They call for open minds, also hard evidence, the proliferation of alternate viewpoints, and a willingness by both scientists and the public to consider those viewpoints.

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  • Biography: Bonnie & Clyde

    • UNABRIDGED (46 mins)
    • By A&E Television Networks
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    A fresh look at the Depression-era bank robbers, killers, and lovers. Their uncanny ability to escape police and Bonnie's poetry, which was published in newspapers, made them popular anti-heroes. This profile features an interview with Marie Barrow, Clyde's sister.

    steve says: "Good Listen"
  • Ancient Alien Agenda: Aliens and UFOs from the Area 51 Archives

    • ORIGINAL (4 hrs and 7 mins)
    • By Zecharia Sitchin
    • Narrated By Zecharia Sitchin, Jason Martell
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    There is startling evidence that we were visited by intelligent beings in the ancient past. Why were they here and what was their agenda? Zecharia Sitchin is the author of the hugely successful book series The Earth Chronicles. Join this amazing scholar of ancient mysteries as he makes a scientific and scholarly argument for ancient alien visits to Earth.

    Roxana L Cruz says: "Miissing Information"
  • Melk Abby on the Danube, Austria: Audio Journeys - Europe’s Great Cultural Ensemble

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    • By Patricia L. Lawrence
    • Narrated By J. D. Streeter
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    >Audio Journeys explores Stift Melk Abby. This important bishopric was once a day’s horse ride from Vienna for the kings; today Melk Abby is a smooth overnight sail on a Viking River Cruise. Melk Abby, a very large UNESCO World Cultural Heritage site, was not damaged during World War II. We are on a walking tour throughout the rooms and halls of the Abby.

    Steve says: "Hear the tour now; see in person soon"
  • Biography: Ivan the Terrible

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    • By A&E Television Networks
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    The life of the bloodthirsty first czar of Russia. Ivan killed his own son and had several of his wives murdered.

    steve says: "Terribly Good"
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  • Biography: Bruce Lee

    • UNABRIDGED (46 mins)
    • By A&E Television Networks
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    Story of the kung fu master who became a worldwide movie box-office phenomenon, then died a mysterious death. Includes interviews with his widow and his friend, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar.

  • Biography: Tennessee Williams

    • UNABRIDGED (45 mins)
    • By A&E Television Networks
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    The life of the great playwright, whose works were influenced by his dysfunctional family, which included an insane sister and an alcoholic father. Features interviews with Kim Hunter (Stella in A Streetcar Named Desire) and Williams' brother, Dakin.

  • Paranormal Rosslyn Chapel: Haunted Portal of Spirits and Ghosts

    • ORIGINAL (55 mins)
    • By Brian Allan
    • Narrated By Brian Allan
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    At the heart of a thousand mysteries, at the very core of the infamous Da Vinci Code is Rosslyn Chapel…an enigmatic wonder in stone. From the head of Jesus Christ to the Holy Grail, from secret texts of the Knights Templar to Dark Magick rituals and sacred frequencies, so many mysteries surround this legendary and foreboding monument. In this audiobook, we carefully unlock the key to those mysteries and reveal an amazing secret. There is a hidden code, a hidden and lost language, now discovered and revealed. Prepare to enter a realm of darkness.

  • Robert Wise: American Filmmaker

    • ORIGINAL (1 hr and 37 mins)
    • By A. Susan Svehla, Jeff Herberger, Gary J. Svehla
    • Narrated By Robert Wise, Tom Proveaux, Gregory Mank, and others
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    Hard-working, dedicated, inventive, and ready to tackle any genre - that was Academy Award-winning director Robert Wise. Despite all the praise and awards, Wise could easily be called one of Hollywood's always working blue-collar directors. He helmed everything from B movies to Academy Award-winning blockbusters, all while managing to live a quiet life amid the glitz, glamour, and scandal of Tinsel Town. How this soft-spoken man managed to tame mega-stars' egos while directing film classics remains a mystery.

  • American Sasquatch Hunters: Bigfoot in America

    • ORIGINAL (1 hr)
    • By J. Michael Long
    • Narrated By Dr. Jeff Meldrum, Eric Altman, David P. Dragosin
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    After massive footprints were found in Northern California in the early 50's, newspaper reporters coined the term "Bigfoot". Today, after decades of searching, the modern day Sasquatch Hunter is armed with the latest technology in search of the beast. Join us as we delve into the psyche of several Sasquatch Hunters and learn what they do and don't believe. From theories to known facts, today's Sasquatch Hunters are closing in on the elusive creature who may hold the key to our own evolution.

  • Honest Doubt: The History of an Epic Struggle

    • ORIGINAL (4 hrs and 29 mins)
    • By Richard Holloway
    • Narrated By Richard Holloway
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    Originally broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in May/June 2012. In Honest Doubt: The History Of An Epic Struggle, Richard Holloway considers some of the universal questions about our existence and the meaning of life, and how some of humanity's best thinkers and most creative writers have approached these 'literally life and death questions'.

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  • Foot Reflexology: The Master Guide

    • ORIGINAL (44 mins)
    • By Chris Shirley
    • Narrated By Chris Shirley
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    Foot reflexology is a natural healing art based on the principle that there are reflexes in the feet which correspond to every muscle, gland and organ of the body. Through the application of pressure on these reflexes Reflexology relieves tension, improves circulation and helps promote the natural function of the related areas of the body. Reflexology is currently one of the most used alternative therapies in many European countries and is a basic tenet of Chinese medicine that has been used for thousands of years; it is effective and easy to learn.

  • American Adventure: Quartzsite Arizona

    • ORIGINAL (1 hr and 37 mins)
    • By Robert Miles
    • Narrated By Marilyn Miles
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    Freedom, Adventure and the Great Outdoors! Each year millions of people, many of them rock hounds and retired RV'ers, return for their annual get-together in Quartzsite, Arizona. Many people come to Quartzsite seeking the freedom and independence we are losing on a daily basis in our great country. Those who want to express their freedoms and build self-sustaining lives with like-minded Americans, will love this true American Adventure. Experience the excitement of the Quartzsite way of life!

  • Tarot Card and Palm Reading: Divine Insight into Spiritual Pathways and Beyond

    • ORIGINAL (1 hr and 35 mins)
    • By Lynda Cowles, Nick Ashron
    • Narrated By Helena Martin, Jessica Garratt, Sascha Cooper, and others
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    Tarot Card and Palm Reading are ancient forms of divination used by mystics and occultists to gain insight into the mental and spiritual pathways and beyond. These readings are direct attempts to tap into heightened perceptive abilities to achieve a deeper meaning and uncover the hidden truths of existence. Enjoy a guide that covers everything you need to know to become a Tarot reader and introduces you to the ancient art of Palmistry.

  • Alien Implants: Evidence of UFO Abductions and Encounters

    • ORIGINAL (51 mins)
    • By Jason Martell
    • Narrated By Roger Leir, John Greenwald, George Noory
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    Alien Implants are a physical object placed in a human body after they have been abducted by Aliens. Capabilities of the implants range from telepresence to mind control and biotelemetry (akin to humans tagging wild animals for study). Dr. Roger Leir is one of the world’s most important leaders in physical evidence research involving the field of Ufology. He and his surgical team have performed numerous surgeries on alleged alien abductees resulting in the removal of distinct objects suspected of being Alien Implants.