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    • The Last Manchu

    • The Autobiography of Henry Pu Yi, Last Emperor of China
    • By: Paul Kramer, Henry Pu Yi
    • Narrated by: Gildart Jackson
    • Length: 11 hrs and 17 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 47
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 42
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 44

    In 1908, at the age of two, Henry Pu Yi ascended to become the last emperor of the centuries-old Manchu dynasty. After revolutionaries forced Pu Yi to abdicate in 1911, the young emperor lived for 13 years in Peking’s Forbidden City, but with none of the power his birth afforded him. The remainder of Pu Yi’s life was lived out in a topsy-turvy fashion: fleeing from a Chinese warlord, becoming head of a Japanese puppet state, being confined to a Russian prison in Siberia, and enduring taxing labor.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • A Marvelous and Ultimately Sad Memoir

    • By Sparkly on 08-08-13

    Regular price: $24.95

    • Best Sex Writing 2010

    • By: Rachel Kramer Bussel (editor), Diana Joseph, Brian Alexander, and others
    • Narrated by: Tara Tyler
    • Length: 7 hrs and 56 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3 out of 5 stars 8
    • Performance
      3 out of 5 stars 8
    • Story
      3 out of 5 stars 8

    What's happening behind the bedroom door? The erotic elements of Twilight, scary sex laws, the future of sex ed, the science behind penis size, a cheating wife's defense of her affair, and much more make it under the covers of Best Sex Writing 2010. From the quest to create the thinnest condom ever to a night with swingers to underage sexting, Best Sex Writing 2010 covers the latest, hottest topics from the wide world of sex.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Finally, the truth is out !

    • By William on 02-17-12

    Regular price: $19.95

    • The New Yorker (February 25, 2008)

    • By: Hendrik Hertzberg, James Surowiecki, Paul Kramer, and others
    • Narrated by: Dan Bernard, Christine Marshall
    • Length: 2 hrs and 5 mins
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 1
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    "Higher Standards", by Hendrik Hertzberg; "The Stimulus Strategy", by James Surowiecki; "The Water Cure", by Paul Kramer; "Big Foot", by Michael Specter; "Killing Joke", by David Denby; and "Beamed Down", by Anthony Lane.

    Regular price: $5.95