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    • Dion

    • By: Cornelius Nepos, John Selby Watson - translator
    • Narrated by: Andrea Giordani
    • Length: 16 mins
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    How could a man be reviled, even assassinated, during his own life, and yet have people's opinion of him change after his death? Explore the life of Dion, a wealthy Syracusian aristocrat of great learning whose life brutally ended on a feast-day. How could a man of acclaimed courteous temperment be accused of such horrible crimes? 

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    • Pelopidas

    • By: Cornelius Nepos, John Selby Watson - translator
    • Narrated by: Andrea Giordani
    • Length: 7 mins
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    Pelopidas and Epaminondas' lives are inseperable in history. One's actions would not have been possible without the other by their side. Listen as Pelopidas reclaims his homeland and challenges one of the great Alexanders of history as he seeks his own kleos, or eternal glory.  

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    • Quiet Your Mind

    • By: John Selby
    • Length: 57 mins
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    Learn John Selby's fast and effective cognitive process for quieting worries and reducing anger and stress - it will wake up your creative and intuitive potential!

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    • FINALLY Therapy on a Budget

    • By Melinda on 05-13-13

    Regular price: $8.40

    • Tapping the Source

    • Using the Master Key System for Abundance and Happiness
    • By: John Selby, Richard Greninger, William Gladstone, and others
    • Narrated by: Don Hagen
    • Length: 6 hrs and 2 mins
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    Easy to use, enjoyable to listen to, and effective, Tapping the Source presents a revolutionary new system for manifesting the harmony, abundance, love, and fulfillment you fully deserve. This modern, enhanced-power version of Charles Haanel’s legendary Master Key System combines short-form meditation techniques with new psychological insights.

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    • Okay...

    • By Jason on 08-21-12

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    • Of Spartan Kings

    • By: Cornelius Nepos, John Selby Watson - translator
    • Narrated by: Andrea Giordani
    • Length: 4 mins
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    Dive into the unique and powerful kingships in Sparta, where not one man ruled, but two. Learn the ways and lives of the men who rose above the rest to be elected leader of the most feared and respected city-state of ancient Greece. Who managed to embody the fullness of Spartan values, and who fell to the side, enticed by the finer things kingship could bring? 

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    • Timotheus

    • By: Cornelius Nepos, John Selby Watson - translator
    • Narrated by: Andrea Giordani
    • Length: 6 mins
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    Timotheus was a great general but was known more for his statecraft. Like an honorable man taken from an ancient version of Game of Thrones, see how he maneuvers through the courts of ancient Greece. Finally, in his old age, politics catch up to him, but his son works to carry on his honor. 

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    • Titus Pomponius Atticus

    • By: Cornelius Nepos, John Selby Watson - translator
    • Narrated by: Andrea Giordani
    • Length: 36 mins
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    The biography of Titus Pomponius Atticus was one of Nepos' greatest writings during his life. Considered by many to be one of the most upstanding men in ancient history, and the friend of Julius Caesar and Marc Antony, he lived during one of the most turbulent and important periods of ancient Rome. Learn how a politican could actually manage to maintain honor and fulfill his duty without being swayed or tempted by personal interest and gain.

    Regular price: $2.79

    • Conon

    • By: Cornelius Nepos, John Selby Watson - translator
    • Narrated by: Andrea Giordani
    • Length: 7 mins
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    Conon the Athenian (not the Barbarian of a similar name) was the general who set Greece free. March along the shores of the Peloponese and launch attacks at sea with him as Nepos regales the life of this famed hero. Here is the man who would see the great walls of Athens rebuilt but find his own life finished in prison. 

    Regular price: $1.60

    • Seven Masters, One Path Course

    • By: John Selby
    • Narrated by: uncredited
    • Length: 1 hr and 3 mins
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    Selby's unique 'short-form' meditation process combines methods from the great masters, plus insights from cognitive science to create an easy-to-use, yet deep, lifelong meditation practice.

    Regular price: $8.40

    • Iphicrates

    • By: Cornelius Nepos, John Selby Watson - translator
    • Narrated by: Andrea Giordani
    • Length: 4 mins
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    Iphicrates was one of the first truly respect military tacticians in the ancient world. His skillful planning for battle was respected even by enemies, and he is one of the few Greek generals who managed to live a good life. Brought not too high or low by fate or fortune, his life is an interesting dive into how skill and dedication can pay off in any time. 

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    • Marcus Portius Cato

    • By: Cornelius Nepos, John Selby Watson - translator
    • Narrated by: Andrea Giordani
    • Length: 4 mins
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    Here we find a history of a historian, the great Roman statesman Cato who was one of the few who resisted the Hellenization brought about by Alexander the Great. A man of many talents, he soon garnered the title of "Cato the Wise" and carried out every job from treasurer to military leader. Witness his valiant fight for Roman culture and customs in the face of enroaching outside influence.

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    • Pausanias

    • By: Cornelius Nepos, John Selby Watson - translator
    • Narrated by: Andrea Giordani
    • Length: 6 mins
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    Pausanias is one of the most interestingly complicated figures in Greek history. A Spartan hero, he was also a Spartan villain; even his own contemporaries did not know what to make of him. Explore his life with Cornelius Nepos and come to your own conclusion - was Pausanias great or terrible?

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    • Epaminondas

    • By: Cornelius Nepos, John Selby Watson - translator
    • Narrated by: Andrea Giordani
    • Length: 16 mins
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    Epaminondas was known better for his way with words than his way with a sword. He used his wits on the battlefield to lead armies and took the honor of himself and his men most seriously. Nepos here admires the Theban orator who could out-speak any Athenian. 

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    • Hannibal

    • By: Cornelius Nepos, John Selby Watson - translator
    • Narrated by: Andrea Giordani
    • Length: 21 mins
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    Hannibal, called by Nepos "the greatest of generals", is most remembered today for being the man who marched a contigent of battle elephants over the Alps. But this was only one of his many victories and strategems. Listen in wonder as Hannibal manages, again and again, to repel the army no other man could repel: the ancient Romans.

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    • Miltiades

    • By: Cornelius Nepos, John Selby Watson - translator
    • Narrated by: Andrea Giordani
    • Length: 14 mins
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    Dive in as Cornelius Nepos, famed ancient historian, tackles the life of Miltiades. He recounts the life of the man who managed to defeat Darius the Great at the Battle of Marathon but was then scorned and betrayed by his countryman. How could a man who have achieved so much die with nothing? 

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    • Eumenes

    • By: Cornelius Nepos, John Selby Watson - translator
    • Narrated by: Andrea Giordani
    • Length: 22 mins
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    Eumenes lived in the shadows of conquerers - Philip and Alexander the Great - until he rose up to claim his own title. He was one of the many who grappled for power in the wake of Alexander's sudden death. Dive into his life and the machinations behind the thrones of ancient Greece and Egypt. Will Eumenes be victorious, claiming a crown of his own, or will he fall prey to the wiles of others?

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    • Aristides

    • By: Cornelius Nepos, John Selby Watson - translator
    • Narrated by: Andrea Giordani
    • Length: 3 mins
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    Aristides was the one true enemy of Themosticles the Great. His story is almost like that of Icarus, seeking to fly higher than his skill or status would allow. Listen as he climbs and falls and somehow - despite dying in charge of the treasury of Greece - does so in poverty.

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    • Timoleon

    • By: Cornelius Nepos, John Selby Watson - translator
    • Narrated by: Andrea Giordani
    • Length: 8 mins
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    Cornelius Nepos greatly admired Timoleon, a man of wisdom and patience who knew evil when he saw it. He was ready and willing to do right by his homeland of Corinth, even when it meant betraying his own brother, the dictator. Timoleon stands through time as a model citizen and leader who, in his old age, became blind just like true justice. 

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    • Lysander

    • By: Cornelius Nepos, John Selby Watson - translator
    • Narrated by: Andrea Giordani
    • Length: 5 mins
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    In this epic history, find yourself on the eons-old battlefield between Athens and Sparta. Lysander will appear on the scene as a genius commander who changes the course of history. Will he conquer Athens? Or will he himself be conquered? 

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    • Aegesilus

    • By: Cornelius Nepos, John Selby Watson - translator
    • Narrated by: Andrea Giordani
    • Length: 13 mins
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    Walk in the steps of King Aegesilus, leader of Sparta and conquerer of Corinth. Cornelius Nepos recounts the life of a man who was loyal when it suited him and merciful when the mood struck him. He was one of the greatest kings Sparta ever had, yet he almost lost the title to another. 

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