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    • The Peregrine: 50th Anniversary Edition: Afterword by Robert Macfarlane

    • By: J. A. Baker, Mark Cocker - introduction, Robert Macfarlane - afterword, and others
    • Narrated by: Dugald Bruce-Lockhart
    • Length: 7 hrs and 34 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Despite the association of peregrines with the wild outer reaches of the British Isles, The Peregrine is set on the flat marshes of the Essex coast, where J. A. Baker spent a long winter looking at and writing about the visitors from the uplands - peregrines that spend the winter hunting the huge flocks of pigeons and waders that share the desolate landscape with them. Such luminaries as Ted Hughes and Andrew Motion have cited this as one of the most important books in 20th century nature writing.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • A classic ode to wildness

    • By Amazon Customer on 04-24-17

    Regular price: $12.39

    • Trump Embraces Pillars of Obama’s Foreign Policy

    • By: Mark Landler, Peter Baker, David E. Sanger
    • Narrated by: Caroline Miller
    • Length: 8 mins
    • Unabridged
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    President Donald Trump, after promising a radical break with the foreign policy of Barack Obama, is embracing some key pillars of the former administration’s strategy, including warning Israel to curb settlement construction, demanding that Russia withdraw from Crimea and threatening Iran with sanctions for ballistic missile tests.

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    • Phillip Schuler

    • The remarkable life of one of Australia's greatest war correspondents
    • By: Mark Baker
    • Narrated by: Robert Meldrum
    • Length: 9 hrs and 4 mins
    • Unabridged
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    The definitive biography of Phillip Schuler, one of Australia's greatest war correspondents, from Gallipoli to his death in Flanders. Phillip Schuler, a handsome young journalist from the Melbourne Age, covered the Gallipoli campaign alongside Charles Bean. His bravery was legendary. His dispatches were evocative and compassionate. He captured the heroism and horror for Australian newspaper readers in ways the meticulous yet dry prose of Bean never could.

    • The remarkable life of one of Australia's greatest war correspondents
    • By: Mark Baker
    • Narrated by: Robert Meldrum
    • Length: 9 hrs and 4 mins
    • Release date: 04-07-17
    • 4.5 out of 5 stars 2 ratings

    Regular price: $38.17

    • Influential Foreign Policy Adviser Is Set to Leave White House

    • By: Peter Baker, Mark Landler
    • Narrated by: Barbara Benjamin-Creel
    • Length: 1 min
    • Unabridged
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    Dina H. Powell, a deputy national security adviser to President Donald Trump and a key player on a variety of foreign policy issues since the early days of his administration, will step down early next year, the White House said Friday.

    "Influential Foreign Policy Adviser Is Set to Leave White House" is from the December 08, 2017 Politics section of The New York Times. It was written by Peter Baker and Mark Landler and narrated by Barbara Benjamin-Creel.

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    • Trump May Turn to Arab Allies for Help With Israeli-Palestinian Relations

    • By: Peter Baker, Mark Landler
    • Narrated by: Caroline Miller
    • Length: 7 mins
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    President Donald Trump and his advisers, venturing for the first time into the fraught world of Middle East peacemaking, are developing a strategy on the Israeli-Palestinian conflict that would enlist Arab nations like Saudi Arabia and Egypt to break years of deadlock.

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    • Phillip Schuler

    • The remarkable life of one of Australia's greatest war correspondents
    • By: Mark Baker
    • Narrated by: Robert Meldrum
    • Length: 9 hrs and 4 mins
    • Unabridged
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    The definitive biography of Phillip Schuler, one of Australia's greatest war correspondents, from Gallipoli to his death in Flanders. Phillip Schuler, a handsome young journalist from the Melbourne Age, covered the Gallipoli campaign alongside Charles Bean. His bravery was legendary. His dispatches were evocative and compassionate. He captured the heroism and horror for Australian newspaper readers in ways the meticulous yet dry prose of Bean never could.

    Regular price: $36.14