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    • The Well-Tempered City

    • What Modern Science, Ancient Civilizations, and Human Nature Teach Us About the Future of Urban Life
    • By: Jonathan F. P. Rose
    • Narrated by: Barry Abrams
    • Length: 14 hrs and 18 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Cities are birthplaces of civilization; centers of culture, trade, and progress; cauldrons of opportunity - and the home of 80 percent of the world's population by 2050. As the 21st century progresses, metropolitan areas will bear the brunt of global megatrends such as climate change, natural resource depletion, population growth, income inequality, mass migrations, and education and health disparities, among many others.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Interesting, well researched, weird quotes

    • By H.G. Pony on 10-10-18

    Regular price: $31.49

    • Joy Comes in the Morning

    • By: Jonathan Rosen
    • Narrated by: Lorna Raver
    • Length: 13 hrs and 10 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 27
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      4 out of 5 stars 10
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      3.5 out of 5 stars 10

    Set in Manhattan, this is a story of classic scope in which the characters hunger for love, wrestle with faith and doubt, and struggle to bind themselves to something sacred in the midst of modern chaos.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • My kind of book

    • By Jacqueline on 06-27-05

    Regular price: $30.10

    • Lake Kivu’s Great Gas Gamble

    • By: Jonathan W. Rosen
    • Narrated by: Todd Mundt
    • Length: 22 mins
    • Unabridged
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    In a first-of-its-kind endeavor, electricity-starved Rwanda and the Democratic Republic of Congo are trying to get power from a lake - and avert catastrophe.

    Regular price: $1.95

    • The New Yorker (August 1, 2005)

    • By: Hendrik Hertzberg, Jeffrey Toobin, Adam Green, and others
    • Narrated by: uncredited
    • Length: 1 hr and 37 mins
    • Highlights
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    "Roe v. Rove" by Hendrik Hertzberg; "Sex and the Supremes" by Jeffrey Toobin; "The Britney Option" by Adam Green; "One-Man Show" by Lauren Collins; "It's Catching" by David Sedaris; "Writer, Interrupted" by Jonathan Rosen; and "The Yanks Are Coming" by Nancy Franklin.

    Regular price: $5.95

    • What Have We Learned: Lessons from Afghanistan & Iraq

    • By: Foreign Affairs, Gideon Rose, Jonathan Tepperman
    • Narrated by: Kevin Stillwell
    • Length: 9 hrs and 5 mins
    • Unabridged
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    CFR Senior Fellow Max Boot, Saltzman Institute of War and Peace Studies Director Richard Betts, RAND Senior Political Scientist Rick Brennan, Georgetown Professor Daniel Byman and Brookings Fellow Jeremy Shaprio, and former U.S. Special Envoy to Afghanistan Peter Tomsen debate the lessons of Afghanistan and Iraq.

    Regular price: $19.95

    • A Hard Education

    • Learning From Afghanistan and Iraq
    • By: Gideo Rose, Jonathan Tepperman
    • Narrated by: Kevin Stillwell
    • Length: 4 mins
    • Unabridged
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    After 13 years of war, the loss of many thousands of lives, and the expenditure of trillions of dollars, what has the United States learned? The answer depends on not only who is asking but when.

    Regular price: $1.95