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    • SPQR

    • A History of Ancient Rome
    • By: Mary Beard
    • Narrated by: Phyllida Nash
    • Length: 18 hrs and 30 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Mary Beard narrates the unprecedented rise of a civilization that even 2,000 years later still shapes many of our most fundamental assumptions about power....

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    • Excellent Reexamination of the History of Rome

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    • A History of Ancient Rome
    • By: Mary Beard
    • Narrated by: Phyllida Nash
    • Length: 18 hrs and 30 mins
    • Release date: 11-19-15
    • 4.5 out of 5 stars 2,780 ratings

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    • The Fires of Vesuvius

    • Pompeii Lost and Found
    • By: Mary Beard
    • Narrated by: Phyllida Nash
    • Length: 12 hrs and 36 mins
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    Pompeii is the most famous archaeological site in the world, visited by more than two million people each year. Yet it is also one of the most puzzling, with an intriguing and sometimes violent history....

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    • Women & Power

    • A Manifesto
    • By: Mary Beard
    • Narrated by: Mary Beard
    • Length: 1 hr and 35 mins
    • Unabridged
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    At long last, Mary Beard addresses in one brave book the misogynists and trolls who mercilessly attack and demean women the world over, including, very often, Mary herself....

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    • The Colosseum

    • By: Mary Beard, Keith Hopkins
    • Narrated by: Joan Walker
    • Length: 4 hrs and 52 mins
    • Unabridged
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    The Colosseum was Imperial Rome's monument to warfare. Like a cathedral of death it towered over the city and invited its citizens, 50,000 at a time, to watch murderous gladiatorial games.... 

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    • Confronting the Classics

    • Traditions, Adventures and Innovations
    • By: Mary Beard
    • Narrated by: Lynne Jenson
    • Length: 12 hrs and 9 mins
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    One of the world's leading historians provides a revolutionary tour of the Ancient World, dusting off the classics for the twenty-first century....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Annoying narrator

    • By Chris E on 02-27-15

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    • How Do We Look

    • The Body, the Divine, and the Question of Civilization
    • By: Mary Beard
    • Narrated by: Mary Beard
    • Length: 2 hrs and 51 mins
    • Unabridged
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    From prehistoric Mexico to modern Istanbul, Mary Beard looks beyond the familiar canon of Western imagery to explore the history of art, religion, and humanity....

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    • The Body, the Divine, and the Question of Civilization
    • By: Mary Beard
    • Narrated by: Mary Beard
    • Length: 2 hrs and 51 mins
    • Release date: 09-04-18
    • 4 out of 5 stars 18 ratings

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    • Mujeres y poder

    • By: Mary Beard, Silvia Furió
    • Narrated by: Neus Sendra
    • Length: 1 hr and 27 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Mary Beard no es solo la clasicista más famosa a nivel internacional; es también una feminista comprometida y como tal se manifiesta asiduamente en las redes sociales. En este libro muestra, con ironía y sabiduría, cómo la historia ha tratado a las mujeres y personajes femeninos poderosos....

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    • Classics: A Very Short Introduction

    • By: Mary Beard, John Henderson
    • Narrated by: Julia Whelan
    • Length: 4 hrs and 18 mins
    • Unabridged
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    We are all Classicists - we come into touch with the Classics daily: in our culture, politics, medicine, architecture, language, and literature....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • The Cultural Importance of Classics

    • By Tom on 12-10-14

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    • Pompeii - The Life of a Roman Town

    • By: Mary Beard
    • Narrated by: Phyllida Nash
    • Length: 12 hrs and 35 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Pompeii explodes a number of myths - among them, the very date of the eruption, probably a few months later than usually thought; the hygiene of the baths which must have been hotbeds of germs....

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    • Brings the past to life

    • By Paul on 12-16-12

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    • Women & Power: A Manifesto

    • By: Mary Beard
    • Narrated by: Mary Beard
    • Length: 1 hr and 35 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Britain's best known classicist, Mary Beard, is also a committed and vocal feminist. In Women & Power she revisits the gender agenda and shows how history has treated powerful women, using examples ranging from the classical world to the modern day....

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