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    • Buddhism

    • By: The Great Courses, Malcolm David Eckel
    • Narrated by: Professor Malcolm David Eckel Ph.D. Harvard University
    • Length: 12 hrs and 30 mins
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    Buddhism has captivated many millions of people around the world, its vitality and adaptability enabling it to transform the civilizations of India, Southeast Asia, Tibet, China, Korea, and Japan, and also become a lively component in the cultures of Europe, Australia, and the Americas. But have you ever wondered how a religion that doesn't even have a god could have accomplished this?

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Accessible and informative

    • By Jennifer on 07-14-14

    Regular price: $34.95

    • Great World Religions: Buddhism

    • By: The Great Courses, Malcolm David Eckel
    • Narrated by: Professor Malcolm David Eckel Ph.D. Harvard University
    • Length: 6 hrs and 13 mins
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      4 out of 5 stars 83
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    Discover why Buddhism is such an astonishingly lively and adaptable religion with this series. In just 12 accessible lectures, you'll learn how Buddhism transformed the civilizations of India and much of Asia, and has now become a vital part of Western culture.Buddhism's core philosophy, as you'll learn, is that nothing is permanent-all is change. With this in mind, you'll plunge into an introductory look at this faith. You'll unpack the Buddhist idea that all of life is "suffering" and that there is no permanent self.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • A Very Good Introduction; but not a Course.

    • By Lotus54 on 07-15-13

    Regular price: $14.95

    • Doctor Who

    • The Faceless Ones
    • By: David Ellis, Malcolm Hulke
    • Narrated by: Patrick Troughton, full cast
    • Length: 2 hrs and 20 mins
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 34
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    The TARDIS makes a hazardous return to contemporary Earth, materialising at Gatwick Airport in the path of an oncoming aeroplane! The travellers split up in order to evade airport security, but in doing so they become embroiled in a plot to steal the personalities of young human beings.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Invasion of the Faceless Airport personnel.

    • By Chris Coyne on 05-14-15

    Regular price: $15.49

    • The New Yorker (April 10, 2006)

    • By: John Cassidy, David Owen, George Saunders, and others
    • Narrated by: uncredited
    • Length: 2 hrs and 2 mins
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    "Alien Nation" by John Cassidy; "The Soundtrack of Your Life" by David Owen; "Nostalgia" by George Saunders; "The Understudy" by David Sedaris; "Here's Why" by Malcolm Gladwell; "Drawn to Gypsies" by John Updike; and "Splitsville, U.S.A." by Nancy Franklin.

    Regular price: $5.95

    • Sila voli: Sekretnye metodiki specsluzhb [Power of Will: Secret Techniques]

    • By: David Malcolm
    • Narrated by: Aleksiy Muzhytskyy
    • Length: 1 hr and 15 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Sila voli imeet ogromnoe znachenie v zhizni cheloveka. Ot nee zavisit zdorov'e, material'noe blagopoluchie, dostizhenija v uchebe, prodvizhenie po kar'ernoj lestnice, uspehi v biznese, semejnoe schast'e. No zachastuju mnogim iz nas ne hvataet jetogo chudesnogo kachestva. My terjaem kontrol' nad svoim razumom i pozvoljaem chuvstvam brat' verh, tem samym razrushaja svoju zhizn'.

    Regular price: $11.20

    • The New Yorker (December 17, 2007)

    • By: Steve Coll, Ryan Lizza, Nancy Franklin, and others
    • Narrated by: Dan Bernard, Christine Marshall
    • Length: 1 hr and 58 mins
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    There are seven articles in this edition: "Bombs", by Steve Coll; "Return of the Nativist", by Ryan Lizza; "Tubular", by Nancy Franklin; "Journey Into Night", by David Sedaris; "The King of Sentences", by Jonathan Lethem; "None of the Above", by Malcolm Gladwell; and "Hard Life", by David Denby

    Regular price: $5.95

    • The New Yorker (August 29, 2005)

    • By: David Remnick, Ben McGrath, Henry Alford, and others
    • Narrated by: uncredited
    • Length: 2 hrs and 14 mins
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    "Sacred and Profane" by David Remnick; "Shakedown Street" by Ben McGrath; "Not a Word" by Henry Alford; "The Moral-Hazard Myth" by Malcolm Gladwell; "The Shroud of Marin" by Tad Friend; and "Dirty Business" by David Denby.

    Regular price: $5.95

    • The New Yorker (March 10, 2008)

    • By: David Remnick, Ben McGrath, Michael Schulman, and others
    • Narrated by: Dan Bernard, Christine Marshall
    • Length: 1 hr and 50 mins
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    "Smoke on the Water", by David Remnick; "Dream On", by Ben McGrath; "Everything, Everywhere", by Michael Schulman; "Home Economics", by James Surowiecki; "The Other Obama", by Lauren Collins; "By the Foot", by Ian Frazier; "Advanced Placement", by Janet Malcolm; and "Class Acts", by David Denby.

    Regular price: $5.95

    • The Woman on the Bridge

    • By: Marty Ross, Wireless Theatre Company - producer, David Beck - director, and others
    • Narrated by: Ceri Gifford, Jessica Dennis, James Parkes, and others
    • Length: 1 hr and 5 mins
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    Chatsworth House during the Second World War. The Devonshire family make way for an evacuated girls' school, Chatsworth's grand interiors now converted to dormitories and classrooms. Pupils Ceri and Gwyneth explore these new surroundings and their history, above and below stairs. But a ghost story about a screaming woman on the bridge in the grounds seems disturbingly true - and all the more disturbing for the parallels it presents with the secret love affair they discover their charismatic teacher, Miss Cairns, is involved in....

    Regular price: $4.95

    • The New Yorker, September 9th 2013 (David Finkel, Malcolm Gladwell, John Lahr)

    • By: David Finkel, Malcolm Gladwell, John Lahr
    • Narrated by: Todd Mundt
    • Length: 2 hrs and 9 mins
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    "Crossing the Line", by Steve Coll; "Verismo", by Michael Schulman; "The Return", by David Finkel; "Man and Superman", by Malcolm Gladwell; "Varieties of Disturbance", by John Lahr; and "Spectacles", by David Denby.

    Regular price: $5.95

    • The New Yorker, October 4th 2010 (Malcolm Gladwell, Jeffrey Toobin, David Denby)

    • By: Malcolm Gladwell, Jeffrey Toobin, David Denby
    • Narrated by: Dan Bernard, Christine Marshall
    • Length: 2 hrs and 3 mins
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    "Bewitched", by Rebecca Mead; "The Scholar", by Jeffrey Toobin; "Small Change", by Malcolm Gladwell; "Influencing People", by David Denby; and "Shaggy Dogs", by Nancy Franklin.

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    • The New Yorker, May 17th, 2010 (Malcolm Gladwell, David Owen, Julia Ioffe)

    • By: Malcolm Gladwell, David Owen, Julia Ioffe
    • Narrated by: Dan Bernard, Christine Marshall
    • Length: 2 hrs and 13 mins
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    "Rights and Wrongs", by George Packer; "Ready for Launch", by Mark Singer; "The Treatment", by Malcolm Gladwell; "The Inventor’s Dilemma", by David Owen; and "Roulette Russian", by Julia Ioffe.

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    • The New Yorker (Aug. 28, 2006)

    • By: Adam Gopnik, Susan Sheehan, Malcolm Gladwell, and others
    • Narrated by: uncredited
    • Length: 2 hrs and 2 mins
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    "Read It and Weep" by Adam Gopnik; "Tear, Slap, Clack" by Susan Sheehan; "The Risk Pool" by Malcolm Gladwell; "Manifold Destiny" by Sylvia Nasar and David Gruber; and "Borderlines" by Anthony Lane.

    Regular price: $5.95

    • The New Yorker (May 22, 2006)

    • By: Dorothy Wickenden, James Surowiecki, Peter J. Boyer, and others
    • Narrated by: uncredited
    • Length: 1 hr and 54 mins
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    "Fuel Duel" by Dorothy Wickenden; "Hedgemony" by James Surowiecki; "Hollywood Heresy" by Peter J. Boyer; "Nazis Say the Darndest Things" by Andy Borowitz; "What the Dog Saw" by Malcolm Gladwell; "Don't Touch That Dial" by Tad Friend; and "Sink or Swim" by David Denby.

    Regular price: $5.95

    • The New Yorker (Nov. 13, 2006)

    • By: John Cassidy, Shauna Lyon, Kate Julian, and others
    • Narrated by: uncredited
    • Length: 1 hr and 58 mins
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    "High Costs" by John Cassidy; "Wanted: S.W.F., Loves Keef" by Shauna Lyon; "Bella vs. Betty" by Kate Julian; "Strangers in Paradise" by Janet Malcolm; "Downpaging" by Ian Frazier; "Greensleeves" by Helen Simpson; "Proud Flesh" by Rebecca Mead; and "Prettier Pictures" by David Denby.

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    • The New Yorker (Feb. 13 & 20, 2006) - Part 1

    • By: Hendrik Hertzberg, Mark Singer, Paul Rudnick, and others
    • Narrated by: uncredited
    • Length: 2 hrs and 9 mins
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    "War and Words" by Hendrik Hertzberg, "Trump v. Trump" by Mark Singer; "Postscript" by Paul Rudnick; "The Believer" by Jeffrey Goldberg; "Million-Dollar Murray" by Malcolm Gladwell; "Bauer Power" by Nancy Franklin; and "Home and Abroad" by David Denby.

    Regular price: $5.95

    • The New Yorker (Jan. 8, 2007)

    • By: James Surowiecki, Malcolm Gladwell, Ian Frazier, and others
    • Narrated by: Todd Mundt
    • Length: 2 hrs and 6 mins
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    "Synergy with the Devil" by James Surowiecki; "Open Secrets" by Malcolm Gladwell; "How to Operate the Shower Curtain" by Ian Frazier; "Big Pictures" by David Denby; and "Under the Volcano" by Anthony Lane.

    Regular price: $5.95