We are currently making improvements to the Audible site. In an effort to enhance the accessibility experience for our customers, we have created a page to more easily navigate the new experience, available at the web address www.audible.com/access .
Search Results for Author: 

Steven Runciman

1-1of1results Previous 1 Next
Sort by
  • The Fall of Constantinople | Steven Runciman

    The Fall of Constantinople

    • UNABRIDGED (7 hrs and 41 mins)
    • By Steven Runciman
    • Narrated By Charlton Griffin
    Overall
    (116)
    Performance
    (60)
    Story
    (59)

    Few events have riveted the imagination or wrung the heart as did the fall of Constantinople to the Turks in 1453. With its passage into the hands of the Ottoman Empire, European history entered a new era and Byzantine Civilization disappeared forever. Although Constantinople had been under constant pressure from Muslim incursions for over seven centuries, its fall came as a bitter shock to the West.

    Chi-Hung says: "A sad story"
1-1of1results Previous 1 Next