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    • After Tamerlane

    • The Global History of Empire Since 1405
    • By: John Darwin
    • Narrated by: Peter Johnson
    • Length: 20 hrs and 23 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 35
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 32
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 31

    Tamerlane, the Ottomans, the Mughals, the Manchus, the British, the Japanese, the Nazis, and the Soviets: All built empires meant to last forever; all were to fail. But, as John Darwin shows in this magisterial book, their empire-building created the world we know today.

    Regular price: $34.94

    • Unfinished Empire

    • The Global Expansion of Britain
    • By: John Darwin
    • Narrated by: Alex Hyde-White
    • Length: 18 hrs and 43 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 55
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 48
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 48

    In Unfinished Empire, he marshals his gifts to deliver a monumental one-volume history of Britain's imperium - a work that is sure to stand as the most authoritative, most compelling treatment of the subject for a generation.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Great History of the British Empire

    • By Colette F on 03-07-14

    Regular price: $29.95