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    • Pirates

    • A New History, from Vikings to Somali Raiders
    • By: Peter Lehr
    • Narrated by: Matthew Waterson
    • Length: 7 hrs and 30 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Ranging from the Vikings and Wako pirates in the Middle Ages to modern day Somali pirates, Lehr delves deep into what motivates pirates and how they operate. He also illuminates the state's role in the development of piracy throughout history: from privateers sanctioned by Queen Elizabeth to pirates operating off the coast of Africa taking the law into their own hands. After exploring the structural failures which create fertile ground for pirate activities, Lehr evaluates the success of counter-piracy efforts - and the reasons behind its failures. 

    Regular price: $17.49

    • The Allure of Immortality

    • An American Cult, a Florida Swamp, and a Renegade Prophet
    • By: Lyn Millner
    • Narrated by: Wendy Tremont King
    • Length: 14 hrs and 10 mins
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    Cyrus Teed was a charismatic and controversial guru who at the age of thirty had been "illuminated" by an angel in his electro-alchemical laboratory. At the turn of the 20th century, surrounded by the marvels of the Second Industrial Revolution, he proclaimed himself a prophet and led 200 people out of Chicago and into a new age. Or so he promised.

    Regular price: $20.99

    • This Land

    • How Cowboys, Capitalism and Corruption are Ruining the American West
    • By: Christopher Ketcham
    • Narrated by: Christopher Ketcham
    • Length: 15 hrs and 39 mins
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    Journalist Christopher Ketcham has been documenting the confluence of commercial exploitation and governmental misconduct in this region for over a decade. His revelatory book takes the listener on a journey across these last wild places, to see how capitalism is killing our great commons.

    Regular price: $35.00

    • Ethnic Apocalypse

    • The Coming European Civil War
    • By: Guillaume Faye
    • Narrated by: Jeremy Taescher
    • Length: 8 hrs and 19 mins
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     In the last book he completed before his death, the irrepressible and trenchant Guillaume Faye takes a bold and ruthlessly candid look at the increasingly volatile situation on the ground in Europe. Ethnic Apocalypse is a wake-up call aimed at making Europeans aware of their increasingly dire situation - before it is too late. 

    Regular price: $19.95

    • Civil War Experiences under Bayard, Gregg, Kilpatrick, Custer, Raulston, and Newberry, 1862, 1863, 1864

    • By: Henry C. (Henry Coddington) Meyer
    • Narrated by: Gregg Rizzo
    • Length: 2 hrs and 8 mins
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    This books cover the Civil War experience Bayard, Gregg, Kilpatrick, Custer, Raulston, and Newberry in 1862, 1863, and 1864.

    Regular price: $6.95

    • San Francisco: From Hidden Gem to “the Paris of the West”

    • By: in60Learning
    • Narrated by: Tyler Kent
    • Length: 1 hr and 9 mins
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    San Francisco’s history precedes its name by several thousands of years. Though Europeans had settled in other parts of California much earlier, it wasn’t until 1769 that they stumbled upon the bay area. When the Spanish first arrived, they were floored by its natural beauty, which had been carefully maintained by its longtime residents, the Ohlone Indians.  

    Regular price: $6.95

    • Bending the Curve: An American Healthcare Imperative

    • By: R.W. Murphy
    • Narrated by: John E. Christ
    • Length: 1 hr and 35 mins
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    In this short audiobook, R.W. Murphy makes the argument that the US healthcare delivery system is irreparably broken as the result of a perfectly inelastic demand curve for healthcare goods and services. In essence, he indicates that Americans will buy the same number of units regardless of price and that is destroying the system. He points to all the retail level cost control initiatives to date as failing to address wholesale pricing pressures. His premise is that underlying wholesale cost increases have hardly been affected at all. 

    Regular price: $6.95

    • The Why of War: An Unorthodox Soldier's Memoirs

    • By: T.S. Lewis
    • Narrated by: Tweet Productions
    • Length: 5 hrs and 8 mins
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    The Why of War chronicles 15 years of my US cavalry scout career. From introduction to conclusion, from stroke to mass shootings, this story is guaranteed to be seared into your memory. Now that the story has been written and has flowed to its truth, I realize it encompasses so much more than a question or a collection of memories. It serves as a bullhorn for other veterans to use to tell their stories. I am confident, I wasn't the only one asking why we invaded Iraq while I was there. Civilian listeners may gain a better understanding when thanking a veteran for their service.

    Regular price: $19.95

    • A Short History of South Africa

    • By: Gail Nattrass
    • Narrated by: Sarah Woodward
    • Length: 8 hrs and 56 mins
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    A Short History of South Africa is a brief, general account of the history of this most complicated and fascinating country - from the first evidence of hominid existence to the wars of the 18th, 19th and 20th centuries that led to the establishment of modern South Africa, the horrors of Apartheid and the optimism following its collapse, as well as the prospects and challenges for the future. This highly listenable account is the culmination of a lifetime of researching and teaching the broad spectrum of South African history.   

    Regular price: $16.35

    • Thomas Paine: A Life from Beginning to End

    • By: Hourly History
    • Narrated by: Mike Nelson
    • Length: 1 hr and 6 mins
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    Now that the dust of history has finally begun to settle, we can get a much clearer view of who Thomas Paine was. This book seeks to cut through the hype and hyperbole to present to you the life of an unapologetic patriot and inveterate freethinker - Thomas Paine, the father of the American Revolution. 

    Regular price: $6.95

    • Samuel Colt: The Life and Legacy of the Man Who Invented America’s Most Famous Guns

    • By: Charles River Editors
    • Narrated by: Bill Hare
    • Length: 1 hr and 16 mins
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    Samuel Colt entered the pool of visionaries in search of the invention that would tip the power balance in favor of those who possessed it. Samuel Colt: The Life and Legacy of the Man Who Invented America’s Most Famous Guns looks at the individual and firearms that helped shape the nation in the 19th century. 

    Regular price: $6.95

    • J. Robert Oppenheimer, the Cold War, and the Atomic West

    • The Oklahoma Western Biographies
    • By: Jon Hunner
    • Narrated by: Jim Woods
    • Length: 6 hrs and 27 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Jon Hunner’s concise account of Oppenheimer’s life and the emergence of an Atomic West distills a vast literature for students and general listeners. In this brisk, engaging biography, the author recounts how Oppenheimer helped locate the atomic weapons research lab at Los Alamos, New Mexico, and helped establish leading physics departments at the University of California–Berkeley and Caltech.

    Regular price: $19.95

    • The Vietnam War Soldier Stories

    • Untold Tales of Soldiers on the Battlefields of the Vietnam War
    • By: Ryan Jenkins
    • Narrated by: Wes Super
    • Length: 3 hrs and 34 mins
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    Vietnam is one of the most hotly debated wars. Should we have been there? Did the people of Vietnam really want our help? Did our presence there really help them? These are questions that will haunt the history books for many decades, or even centuries, to come. What we do know is that some men who fought in this highly unpopular war were heroes. 

    Regular price: $14.95

    • Heroes of the Great Conflict; Life and Services of William Farrar Smith, Major General, United States Volunteer in the Civil War

    • By: James Harrison Wilson
    • Narrated by: Gregg Rizzo
    • Length: 2 hrs and 14 mins
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    Listen to this audiobook to learn more about Major General William Farrar Smith, volunteer in the Civil War.

    Regular price: $6.95

    • Cleopatra: The Last Queen of Egypt

    • By: in60Learning
    • Narrated by: Tony Honickberg
    • Length: 1 hr and 7 mins
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    Cleopatra was the last Egyptian pharaoh who ruled over Egypt, though her leadership was fraught with peril and political intrigue from the Greco-Roman sphere. She was the only member of her Greek family who bothered to learn the language of her people, and this dedication to the good of Egypt would be reflected in the way she ruled. 

    Regular price: $6.95

    • Amazing Black History Facts

    • By: Naomi Flowers
    • Narrated by: Laura Vandiver
    • Length: 41 mins
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    Do you like Trivia? Black history? Learning? Then this book has the information you need regarding black history through the years. A few of the stories are well known, others might be new to you.

    Regular price: $3.95

    • Queen Victoria: A Rule of Development and Discovery

    • By: in60Learning
    • Narrated by: Tony Honickberg
    • Length: 1 hr and 5 mins
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    Queen Victoria, 1819 to 1901, was the Queen of Great Britain and Ireland from 1837 until her death, and is one of the most widely recognized rulers in British history. Queen Victoria’s 63 year rule (a rule longer than any of her predecessors) coincided with an era of monumental changes and developments in industry, politics, science, and culture as well as the vast expansion of the British Empire across the globe; most significant of all being Britain’s colonial activity in India, so much so Queen Victoria earned the title of Empress of India in 1876.

    Regular price: $6.95

    • Sophocles

    • Mending a Broken Heart
    • By: Daniel Clifford
    • Narrated by: Daniel R. Clifford
    • Length: 4 hrs and 19 mins
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    Drawing from concepts in science, religion, art, and pop-culture - Sophocles: Mending a Broken Heart presents as a map and accessory to help move through life's struggles. Oedipus Rex, a play written by Sophocles almost 3000 years ago, is used as a metaphoric backdrop highlighting the emotional journey of attachment and what it means to be human. The book provides hope through archetypes that have been with us for thousands of years, suggesting the struggle of life and for life is nothing new.

    Regular price: $14.95

    • Robespierre: The Madman with a Guillotine

    • By: in60Learning
    • Narrated by: Tony Honickberg
    • Length: 1 hr and 11 mins
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    Robespierre was a poor, well-educated activist and politician who would seize power during the French Revolution...today he is not remembered for his work on universal male voting rights, price controls for basic food needs, and abolishing slavery...but for his Reign of Terror. How did an intelligent man driven by morals of freedom and justice end up executing thousands in a mad grab to maintain power? Follow his fascinating descent from the Hero of the Republic to its true enemy.

    Regular price: $6.95

    • 1968 - Into the Abyss

    • The Elite Tunnel Rats
    • By: Riley St. James
    • Narrated by: Riley St. James
    • Length: 6 hrs and 32 mins
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    What if after decades there was still one more untold incredible Viet Nam war saga peppered with tightly-written notes from then young, not yet 20, and highly decorated leader of a small group of underground and Special Force combatants who searched and destroyed over 900 tunnels?

    Regular price: $19.95

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