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    • Egypt, Greece, and Rome

    • Civilizations of the Ancient Mediterranean
    • By: Charles Freeman
    • Narrated by: Jim Meskimen
    • Length: 32 hrs and 3 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 118
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 106
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 108

    Long sources of mystery, imagination, and inspiration, the myths and history of the ancient Mediterranean have given rise to artistic, religious, cultural, and intellectual traditions that span the centuries. In this unique and comprehensive introduction to the region's three major civilizations, Egypt, Greece, and Rome draws a fascinating picture of the deep links between the cultures across the Mediterranean and explores the ways in which these civilizations continue to be influential to this day.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • A well done academic intro done in audio

    • By Frank on 10-12-14

    Regular price: $39.95

    • A.D. 381

    • Heretics, Pagans, and the Dawn of the Monotheistic State
    • By: Charles Freeman
    • Narrated by: Robert Blumenfeld
    • Length: 9 hrs and 43 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 96
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 72
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 68

    In A.D. 381, Theodosius, emperor of the eastern Roman empire, issued a decree in which all his subjects were required to subscribe to a belief in the Trinity of the Father, Son and Holy Spirit. This edict defined Christian orthodoxy and brought to an end a lively and wide-ranging debate about the nature of God; all other interpretations were now declared heretical.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Dont pass it up

    • By brett on 01-21-11

    Regular price: $20.72

    • Classic Ghost Stories, Volume 2

    • By: E. T. A. Hoffman, Mark Twain, Oscar Wilde, and others
    • Narrated by: Walter Zimmeran, Walter Covell, Cindy Hardin, and others
    • Length: 9 hrs and 18 mins
    • Highlights
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 20
    • Performance
      3.5 out of 5 stars 11
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 11

    Some of the greatest ghost stories of all time, here to send chills down your spine.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Good Stuff

    • By Louise M on 02-16-08

    Regular price: $34.30