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The Richest Man in Babylon | [George S. Clason]

The Richest Man in Babylon

Travel back in time as George S. Clason takes you back to Babylon in his enlightening, insightful book on financial investment and financial success. The original version now restored and revised, this series of delightful short stories teaches economic tips and tools for financial success that have withstood the test of time and are applicable still today. Enjoy reading, and start saving today!
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Travel back in time as George S. Clason takes you back to Babylon in his enlightening, insightful book on financial investment and financial success. The original version now restored and revised, this series of delightful short stories teaches economic tips and tools for financial success that have withstood the test of time and are applicable still today. Enjoy reading, and start saving today!

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    Wayne Jamaica Plain, MA, United States 03-27-10
    Wayne Jamaica Plain, MA, United States 03-27-10
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    "Do not under any circumstances buy this recording!"

    This is neither a joke nor an exaggeration: I am less than two minutes into this audiobook, and the narrator has mispronounced three basic English words: furtive, stolidly, and direst. I have deleted it from iTunes and will read it instead.

    6 of 6 people found this review helpful
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    Brandon Johannesburg, South Africa 10-01-10
    Brandon Johannesburg, South Africa 10-01-10 Member Since 2014
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    "Cheesy Narration Spoils Book"

    The narration of this book is so fast and brash that I actually couldn't finish it. It's supposed to be a story about Babylon, but it has a narrator with a very strong American accent which spoils the atmosphere of the story.

    4 of 5 people found this review helpful
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    Omar 06-24-13
    Omar 06-24-13 Member Since 2015

    “Logic will get you from A to B. Imagination will take you everywhere.” - Albert Einstein

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    "Stay clear"

    The book is supposedly a classic but very badly written, not coherent and rather dull.
    The old language and over dramatized narration didn't help.

    1 of 1 people found this review helpful
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    william moody, tx, United States 03-05-13
    william moody, tx, United States 03-05-13
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    "Great story line. I would use this for the kids."
    Would you recommend this audiobook to a friend? If so, why?

    Yes


    What other book might you compare The Richest Man in Babylon to and why?

    This had a great overall theme


    Have you listened to any of Jason McCoy’s other performances before? How does this one compare?

    No


    Was this a book you wanted to listen to all in one sitting?

    I do my listen on car trips and it workout great.


    Any additional comments?

    No

    1 of 1 people found this review helpful
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    Russel West Covina, CA, USA 04-29-10
    Russel West Covina, CA, USA 04-29-10
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    "not good"

    bad narration

    4 of 6 people found this review helpful
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    Joseph Bertsch 02-22-15 Member Since 2015
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    "Great book"

    Look forward to applying the values of the book to my life. Very interesting and incite full

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful
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    Tracye 02-06-15
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    "A must listen"

    Everyone, from the youth to the elder, should listen to this book. I will re-listen to this wise book.

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful
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    Mash New York, NY 03-04-13
    Mash New York, NY 03-04-13 Member Since 2014
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    "Great book - Terrible Reader/Narration"
    Any additional comments?

    I started this book on Youtube and then came to Audible excitedly to listen to a professional version. I must say I am quite disappointed with the terrible narration! The Youtube version has a computer generated narration which was actually a LOT better than this narration.

    The reader hurries through the text at break neck speed. He switched from paragraph to paragraph from concept to concept with out giving us time time even take a breath!

    I have a good mind to ask Audible for a refund!

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful
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    guy 02-19-13
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    Where does The Richest Man in Babylon rank among all the audiobooks you’ve listened to so far?

    This has been the most influential and life changing book I have read to date. I had no idea that it was possible to study and apply the laws of wealth creation irrespective of what your current status and earnings were. This book is a must for anyone wanting to follow a simple plan that leads to abundance.


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    Chris Seguinot Alexandria, VA 12-20-12
    Chris Seguinot Alexandria, VA 12-20-12
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    "Quality Read"

    This is the basis of all financial books...earn and save. earn and save. earn and save and reinvest your interest.

    Its a great lesson to learn at an early age and the book makes it simple to understand. Very basic, but quality message!

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful
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    This is a wonderful book with many great lessons that are very useful to every day life. However it was totally ruined for me by the reader. The book came highly recommended and so I did not listen to the preview if I had I would not have purchased it!!

    10 of 10 people found this review helpful
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