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    • Hard Times

    • The Dickens Collection: An Audible Exclusive Series
    • By: Charles Dickens, Jeremy Paxman - introduction
    • Narrated by: Bertie Carvel, Jeremy Paxman - introduction
    • Length: 10 hrs and 57 mins
    • Unabridged
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    'Teach these boys and girls nothing but Facts. Facts alone are wanted in life.' So says Thomas Gradgrind, a wealthy, utilitarian school board superintendent. Father to Tom and Louisa, he shapes the minds of all the young children, including his own, with the exception of only one: the circus-born Sissy Jupe.

    Regular price: $42.63

    • A Life in Questions

    • By: Jeremy Paxman
    • Narrated by: Jeremy Paxman
    • Length: 11 hrs and 55 mins
    • Unabridged
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    The witty, incisive and frank memoir of the best-selling author of The Victorians, Jeremy Paxman, whose career at the BBC included 25 years as the uncompromising presenter of Newsnight. Covering insights on politicians of every stamp over the last half century, reporting from war zones, the state of the BBC, the role of journalism in our political system and much more, Jeremy Paxman's long-awaited and candid memoir is packed with opinions and good humour on every page.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Interesting, informative, entertaining

    • By Robyn on 12-30-16

    Regular price: $13.42

    • Great Britain's Great War

    • A Sympathetic History of Our Gravest Folly
    • By: Jeremy Paxman
    • Narrated by: Roy McMillan, Jeremy Paxman
    • Length: 9 hrs and 49 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Penguin presents the unabridged, downloadable audiobook edition of Jeremy Paxman's Great Britain's Great War. Read by the actor Roy McMillan, this magnificent history of the First World War tells the story of the war in one gripping narrative from the point of view of the British people. We may think we know about it, but what was life really like for the British people during the First World War?

    Regular price: $21.32