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    • Utopia

    • By: Sir Thomas More
    • Narrated by: James Adams
    • Length: 4 hrs and 10 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 321
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 261
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 264

    Utopia is the name given by Sir Thomas More to an imaginary island in this political work written in 1516. Book I of Utopia, a dialogue, presents a perceptive analysis of contemporary social, economic, and moral ills in England. Book II is a narrative describing a country run according to the ideals of the English humanists, where poverty, crime, injustice, and other ills do not exist.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • More's unobtainable vision of the ideal society

    • By Darwin8u on 06-12-13

    Regular price: $12.57

    • Utopia

    • By: Sir Thomas More, Gilbert Burnet (translator)
    • Narrated by: Simon Prebble
    • Length: 4 hrs and 11 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 60
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 51
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 50

    Sir Thomas More's Utopia has spurred debate, reflection, and critical thinking since its original publication in the 16th century. More's fictional island of Utopia provides an exploration of issues that shook him and his contemporaries and that continue to be problematic in the modern day.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Good re-enacment of a Classic!

    • By oscar on 01-17-12

    Regular price: $13.99