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    • The Vagabonds

    • The Story of Henry Ford and Thomas Edison's Ten-Year Road Trip
    • By: Jeff Guinn
    • Narrated by: Josh Hamilton
    • Length: 9 hrs and 34 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 6
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 5
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 5

    The fascinating story of two American giants - Henry Ford and Thomas Edison - whose annual summer sojourns introduced the road trip to our culture and made the automobile an essential part of modern life, even as their own relationship altered dramatically.  

    • The Story of Henry Ford and Thomas Edison's Ten-Year Road Trip
    • By: Jeff Guinn
    • Narrated by: Josh Hamilton
    • Length: 9 hrs and 34 mins
    • Release date: 07-09-19
    • 4 out of 5 stars 6 ratings

    Regular price: $18.89

    • The War

    • An Intimate History: 1941-1945
    • By: Geoffrey C. Ward, Ken Burns
    • Narrated by: Ken Burns, Tom Hanks, Josh Lucas, and others
    • Length: 8 hrs and 49 mins
    • Abridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 192
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 128
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 130

    Here is the audio companion to the magnificent seven-part PBS series. The individuals featured in this audiobook are not historians or scholars. They are ordinary men and women who experienced - and helped to win - the most devastating war in history, in which between 50 and 60 million lives were lost.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Good book, poor audiobook

    • By Stewart Gooderman on 09-26-07

    Regular price: $27.95

    • The Rise and Fall of Sparta

    • Learn About the Beginnings of the Spartan Army and the Discipline and Training of the Spartan Military
    • By: Justin Koch
    • Narrated by: Josh Innerst
    • Length: 33 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 9
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 9
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 9

    There is something undeniably thrilling about the idea of 300 Spartans holding off tens of thousands of invading Persians, but that is only the tip of the iceberg when it comes to the fascinating history of the Greek city-state of Lacadaemonia, or Sparta. Sparta was a force of military power and philosophical might, and it continues to enthrall us. Learn more about the rise and fall of Sparta, about the fierce discipline and training of the Spartan military, and why we are still amazed with the Spartans thousands of years later.

    Regular price: $3.95

    • History of St. Augustine Florida

    • Whimsically Illustrated History of North America's Oldest City
    • By: Jesse W. Love
    • Narrated by: Josh Engel
    • Length: 38 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 26
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 26

    The beautiful town of St. Augustine, Florida, is the oldest continuously occupied city in North America. Founded in 1565, by Pedro Menendez, of Spain, it predates the Pilgrims at Plymouth rock by 42 years and the English settlement at Jamestown by 55 years. It's old town section with many classic stone and log pole buildings in excellent condition, and its magnificent Spanish fort the Castillo San Marcos, dating from 1672, herald St. Augustine as one of the most amazingly preserved historical towns in the Americas.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • A Love of True History - Florida

    • By Herbert Ottenbreit on 10-24-15

    Regular price: $3.95

    • Univision: America's Largest Spanish-Language Television Network

    • How It Beat ABC, CBS, NBC and FOX
    • By: Ruben Soto
    • Narrated by: Josh Brogadir
    • Length: 5 hrs and 12 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 3
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      3 out of 5 stars 2
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      4 out of 5 stars 2

    Ruben Soto gives us an insightful and informative history of the leading Spanish-language television network in the United States. This book will show you how Univision changed American television from an all English-format to one that includes Spanish. You will also hear how Univision convinced advertisers that Hispanics had huge purchasing power.

    Regular price: $19.95

    • Shot All to Hell

    • Bad Ass Outlaws, Gunfighters, and Law Men of the Old West
    • By: Nick Vulich
    • Narrated by: Josh Brogadir
    • Length: 4 hrs and 15 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 10
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 7
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      4 out of 5 stars 7

    For over 150 years the image of western bad men has thrilled readers and filled movie screens. Who hasn't heard of Jesse James, the Dalton Brothers, Black Bart, or Belle Starr? They are as much a part of American folklore as George Washington, Abraham Lincoln, and Theodore Roosevelt. There's something about the west that has brought out the best, and the worst, in mankind. The funny thing is, a cult following has developed around many of these bandits, making them out to be something they weren't.

    Regular price: $14.95

    • The Ideal Man

    • The Tragedy of Jim Thompson and the American Way of War
    • By: Joshua Kurlantzick
    • Narrated by: Josh Clark
    • Length: 8 hrs and 16 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 9
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 7
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 7

    Jim Thompson landed in Thailand at the end of World War II, a former American society dilettante who became an Asian legend as a spy and silk magnate with access to Thai worlds outsiders never saw. As the Cold War reached Thailand, America had a choice: Should it, as Thompson believed, help other nations build democracies from their traditional cultures or, as his ex-OSS friend Willis Bird argued, remake the world through deception and self-serving alliances? This book explores a key Cold War epidsode.

    Regular price: $24.95

    • Geographies of an Imperial Power: The British World, 1688-1815

    • By: Jeremy Black
    • Narrated by: Josh Albert
    • Length: 13 hrs and 3 mins
    • Unabridged
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    In this sweeping consideration of Britain in the 18th century, Jeremy Black explores the interconnected roles of power and geography in the creation of a global empire. Geography was at the heart of Britain’s expansion into India, its response to uprisings in Scotland and America, and its revolutionary development of railways.  

    Regular price: $24.95

    • Archaeology

    • The Secret Wonders of the World
    • By: Alexis Woodbine
    • Narrated by: Josh Innerst
    • Length: 1 hr and 18 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3 out of 5 stars 1
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      4 out of 5 stars 1

    A deeper understanding and insight of life before the modern era. Archaeology is the study of the human past from its material remains and therefore can make use of every conceivable subject in both arts and science. This factor gives it wide appeal and allows everyone to be involved. However, it also inevitably means that nobody can "know it all".   

    Regular price: $6.95

    • Miracles on the Nars'

    • By: Richard M. Newton MD
    • Narrated by: Josh Kilbourne
    • Length: 1 hr and 40 mins
    • Unabridged
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    He led an extraordinary life with many unbelievable experiences. Not only did he have the Great Depression to suppress, but his caring soul made all the people in southwestern Virginia his primary concern. Armed with his brilliant intuitive, diagnostic skills, he effortlessly and accurately diagnosed many a patient. Everyone knew they could count on being cured from whatever ailment plagued them.

    Regular price: $9.95