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Tom Zoellner

Tom Zoellner is an American author and journalist. He is the author of popular nonfiction books, described as "genre-defying," which take multidimensional views of their subject and show the descent of an influential object through history. These boosk have been praised as "dazzling" (Entertainment Weekly), "mesmerizing" (Booklist), and "enchanting" (New York Post). He is an Associate Professor of English at Chapman University and lives in downtown Los Angeles.

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Best Sellers

    • An Ordinary Man

    • An Autobiography
    • By: Paul Rusesabagina, Tom Zoellner
    • Narrated by: Dominic Hoffman
    • Length: 7 hrs and 42 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 128
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 57
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 58

    As his country was being torn apart during the Rwandan genocide Paul Rusesabagina refused to bow to the madness....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Not An Ordinary Memoir

    • By Lori J. Rosendahl on 04-18-06

    Regular price: $28.00

    • Uranium

    • War, Energy, and the Rock That Shaped the World
    • By: Tom Zoellner
    • Narrated by: Patrick Lawlor
    • Length: 13 hrs and 1 min
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 343
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 148
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 155

    In Uranium, Tom Zoellner takes readers around the globe in this intriguing look at the mineral that can sustain life or destroy it....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • GREAT book, awful narration

    • By Carolyn on 03-30-09
    • War, Energy, and the Rock That Shaped the World
    • By: Tom Zoellner
    • Narrated by: Patrick Lawlor
    • Length: 13 hrs and 1 min
    • Release date: 03-27-09
    • 4 out of 5 stars 343 ratings

    Regular price: $24.49

    • Train

    • Riding the Rails That Created the Modern World - from the Trans-Siberian to the Southwest Chief
    • By: Tom Zoellner
    • Narrated by: Grover Gardner
    • Length: 12 hrs and 13 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 72
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 66
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 68

    Tom Zoellner loves trains with a ferocious passion....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • The world history of trains up to the present

    • By matthew on 03-06-14
    • Riding the Rails That Created the Modern World - from the Trans-Siberian to the Southwest Chief
    • By: Tom Zoellner
    • Narrated by: Grover Gardner
    • Length: 12 hrs and 13 mins
    • Release date: 01-30-14
    • 4 out of 5 stars 72 ratings

    Regular price: $30.09

    • A Safeway in Arizona

    • What the Gabrielle Giffords Shooting Tells Us about the Grand Canyon State and Life in America
    • By: Tom Zoellner
    • Narrated by: William Hughes
    • Length: 10 hrs and 8 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 6
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 5
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 4

    A riveting account of the state of Arizona, seen through the lens of the Tucson shootings....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Better than I expected

    • By Keith on 03-13-14
    • What the Gabrielle Giffords Shooting Tells Us about the Grand Canyon State and Life in America
    • By: Tom Zoellner
    • Narrated by: William Hughes
    • Length: 10 hrs and 8 mins
    • Release date: 12-29-11
    • 4.5 out of 5 stars 6 ratings

    Regular price: $20.97

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