The White Company is a motley group of English mercenaries, fighting under the leadership of Sir Nigel Loring. Bound by an unquestioning respect for social order, patriotism and a lust for adventure, the company makes its way to France to fight in the local wars. With assiduous attention to historical detail, Conan Doyle paints a convincing picture of the chivalric life and manners of the 14th century.
"Chivalric High Jinks, by My Ten Finger Bones!"
She is the last hope of good in the war against the evil sorceress known as the Lady. From a secret base on the Plains of Fear, where even the Lady hesitates to go, the Black Company, once in service to the Lady, now fights to bring victory to the White Rose. But now an even greater evil threatens the world. All the great battles that have gone before will seem a skirmishes when the Dominator rises from the grave.
"An interesting take on an ongoing story, action"
The White Company is a motley group of English mercenaries, fighting under the leadership of Sir Nigel Loring. Bound by an unquestioning respect for social order, patriotism, and a lust for adventure, the company makes its way to France to fight in the local wars. Encountering pirate ships and other dramas during their crossing, they finally land at Bordeaux and become involved with the fighting at the siege of Chateau of Villefranch du Perigord and in the Spanish Pyrenees.
"No wonder this was Doyle's favorite"
God is the harmony of infinite energy and infinite possibility. Infinite energy is the total of all that does exist. Infinite possibility is the total of all that does not exist. This audiobook is dedicated to the fearful and fearless, everyone, everywhere - may our hearts find peace.
"Google Makes Most of Close Ties to White House" is from the March 25,2015 Tech section of The Wall Street Journal. It was written by Brody Mullins and narrated by Ken Borgers.
"Lawmakers, White House Explore Tax Revamp for U.S. Firms Overseas" is from the July 22,2015 Politics section of The Wall Street Journal. It was written by John D. McKinnon and narrated by Ken Borgers.
"SEC Bickering Stalls Mary Jo White’s Agenda" is from the June 04, 2015 Markets section of The Wall Street Journal. It was written by Andrew Ackerman and Aruna Viswanatha and narrated by Ken Borgers.
"White House Says Obama Would Sign New Iran Bill " is from the April 15,2015 U.S. section of The Wall Street Journal. It was written by Kristina Peterson and narrated by Ken Borgers.
From the pages of The Wall Street Journal comes a special report on e-commerce in education. Part 3 reports on the effect of high tech on established education institutions. Download the special entire report.
Pass or fail? This special report from the pages of The Wall Street Journal explores e-commerce in education. Big money is pouring into the business of education. In "The Hope and the Reality," Ann Grimes reports it's too soon to tell whether there will be any payoff. Plus, a look at the different ways companies hope to make money from online education, what college will look like in the not-so-distant future, what's in store for the library of tomorrow, and much more.
"Angela Merkel, François Hollande Scramble to Calm Conflict in Ukraine" is from the February 6, 2015 World section of The Wall Street Journal. It was written by Anton Troianovski, Philip Shishkin, Gregory L. White and narrated by Ken Borgers.
"Ukraine Peace Talks Yield Cease-Fire Deal" is from the February 13, 2015 World section of The Wall Street Journal. It was written by Andrey Ostroukh, Gregory L. White and Julian E. Barnes and narrated by Ken Borgers.
Mary Buffett and David Clark clearly outline Warren Buffett's strategies in a way that will appeal to newcomers and seasoned Buffettologists alike. Inspired by the seminal work of Buffett's mentor, Benjamin Graham (The Interpretation of Financial Statements, 1937), this book presents Buffett's interpretation of financial statements with anecdotes and quotes from the master investor himself.
"Just what I expected."
In 1920, James Howard “Billy” Williams took a job in the teak business so he could work with elephants. He believed that just living with them made him a better man. Over time, Williams developed a rapport with the elephants that earned him the nickname Elephant Bill. During World War II, Elephant Bill built a company of elephants that helped build bridges and evacuate refugees. Vicki Croke tells his remarkable story in a new book, Elephant Company: The Inspiring Story of an Unlikely Hero and the Animals Who Helped Him Save Lives in World War II.
Hear comedian Tom Segura perform standup comedy from his album, Thrilled, recorded at Acme Comedy Company in 2010.