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    • The Grand Turk

    • By: John Freely
    • Narrated by: Robert Blumenfeld
    • Length: 9 hrs and 57 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3 out of 5 stars 21
    • Performance
      2.5 out of 5 stars 11
    • Story
      2.5 out of 5 stars 12

    Sultan Mehmet II, known to his countrymen as -the Conqueror- and to much of Europe as -the Terror of the World,- was once Europe's most feared and powerful ruler. Now, Turkey's most beloved American scholar, John Freely, brings to life this charismatic hero of one of the richest histories in the world. Mehmet reigned for thirty years, during which time his armies extended the borders of his empire halfway across Asia Minor and as far into Europe as Hungary and Italy.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Good listen

    • By Nasir on 09-27-10

    Regular price: $22.95