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    • Power Ambition Glory

    • The Stunning Parallels Between Great Leaders of the Ancient World and Today...and the Lessons You Can Learn
    • By: Steve Forbes, John Prevas
    • Narrated by: Alan Sklar
    • Length: 12 hrs and 49 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 47
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 27
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 27

    Based on an extraordinary collaboration between Steve Forbes, chairman, CEO, and editor in chief of Forbes Media, and classics professor John Prevas, Power Ambition Glory provides intriguing comparisons between six great leaders of the ancient world and contemporary business leaders.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Historical Anecdotes

    • By Roy on 03-27-10

    Regular price: $24.49

    • Hannibal's Oath

    • The Life and Wars of Rome's Greatest Enemy
    • By: John Prevas
    • Narrated by: Brad Raymond
    • Length: 10 hrs and 16 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 16
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      4 out of 5 stars 14
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 14

    Few images in history have managed to capture and hold the popular imagination quite like that of Hannibal, the fearless North African, perched on a monstrous elephant, leading his mercenaries over the Alps and then, against all odds, descending the ice-covered peaks to challenge Rome in her own backyard for mastery of the ancient world. It was a bold move, and it established Hannibal as one of history's greatest commanders. But this same brilliant tactician is also one of history's most tragic figures; fate condemned him to win his battles but not his war.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Good listen

    • By Ashley Wake on 07-25-18

    Regular price: $29.65