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    • American Carnage

    • On the Front Lines of the Republican Civil War and the Rise of President Trump
    • By: Tim Alberta
    • Narrated by: Jason Culp
    • Length: 26 hrs and 23 mins
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    The 2016 election was a watershed for the United States. But, as Tim Alberta explains in American Carnage, to understand Trump’s victory is to view him not as the creator of this era of polarization and bruising partisanship, but rather as its most manifest consequence. American Carnage is the story of a president’s rise based on a country’s evolution and a party’s collapse. As George W. Bush left office with record-low approval ratings and Barack Obama led a Democratic takeover of Washington, Republicans faced a moment of reckoning.

    • On the Front Lines of the Republican Civil War and the Rise of President Trump
    • By: Tim Alberta
    • Narrated by: Jason Culp
    • Length: 26 hrs and 23 mins
    • Release date: 07-16-19
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    Regular price: $55.90

    • The Russian Revolution

    • By: Richard Pipes
    • Narrated by: Michael Page
    • Length: 41 hrs and 42 mins
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    Groundbreaking in its inclusiveness, enthralling in its narrative of a movement whose purpose, in the words of Leon Trotsky, was "to overthrow the world", The Russian Revolution draws conclusions that aroused great controversy. Richard Pipes argues convincingly that the Russian Revolution was an intellectual, rather than a class, uprising; that it was steeped in terror from its very outset; and that it was not a revolution at all but a coup d'etat - "the capture of governmental power by a small minority."

    Regular price: $34.99

    • Bletchley Park and D-Day

    • By: David Kenyon
    • Narrated by: Greg Patmore
    • Length: 9 hrs and 42 mins
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    Since the secret of Bletchley Park was revealed in the 1970s, the work of its codebreakers has become one of the most famous stories of the Second World War. But cracking the Nazis' codes was only the start of the process. Thousands of secret intelligence workers were then involved in making crucial information available to the Allied leaders and commanders who desperately needed it.

    Regular price: $18.16

    • Revolutionary Iran

    • A History of the Islamic Republic
    • By: Michael Axworthy
    • Narrated by: Derek Perkins
    • Length: 19 hrs
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    The Iranian Revolution of 1979 was a defining moment of the modern era. Its success unleashed a wave of Islamist fervor across the Middle East and signaled a sharp decline in the appeal of Western ideologies in the Islamic world. Michael Axworthy takes listeners through the major periods in Iranian history over the last 30 years: the overthrow of the old regime and the creation of the new one; the Iran-Iraq war; the reconstruction era following the war; the reformist wave led by Mohammed Khatami; and the present day, in which reactionaries have re-established control.  

    Regular price: $24.49

    • The Gentle Tamers

    • Women of the Old Wild West
    • By: Dee Brown
    • Narrated by: Pam Ward
    • Length: 10 hrs and 14 mins
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    Popular culture has taught us to picture the Old West as a land of men, whether it's the lone hero on horseback or crowds of card players in a rough-and-tumble saloon. But the taming of the frontier involved plenty of women, too - and this book tells their stories. At first, female pioneers were indeed rare - when the town of Denver was founded in 1859, there were only five women among a population of almost a thousand. But the adventurers arrived, slowly but surely. 

    Regular price: $17.49

    • The Gods of Olympus

    • A History
    • By: Barbara Graziosi
    • Narrated by: Anne Flosnik
    • Length: 8 hrs and 43 mins
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    The gods of Olympus are the most colorful characters of Greek civilization: even in antiquity, they were said to be cruel, oversexed, mad, or just plain silly. Yet for all their foibles and flaws, they proved to be tough survivors, far outlasting classical Greece itself. In Egypt, the Olympian gods claimed to have given birth to pharaohs; in Rome, they led respectable citizens into orgiastic rituals of drink and sex.

    Regular price: $17.49

    • Taliban Safari

    • One Day in the Surkhagan Valley
    • By: Paul Darling
    • Narrated by: Shawn Compton
    • Length: 6 hrs and 53 mins
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    In crisp prose and sharp detail, Darling offers a moment-by-moment account of a one-day mission to track down and kill Taliban insurgents in the Zabul Province of southeastern Afghanistan. A rare day-in-the-life narrative that captures the mundane realities of deployment - the waiting, the heat, the heavy gear, the 0345 wake-up - along with the high-octane experience of crossing foreign terrain where every turn, every decision might have life or death consequences.

    Regular price: $17.49

    • 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

    • 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

    • Pirates

    • A New History, from Vikings to Somali Raiders
    • By: Peter Lehr
    • Narrated by: Matthew Waterson
    • Length: 7 hrs and 30 mins
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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

    • 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

    • 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

    • 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. 

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