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    • Into the Hands of the Soldiers

    • Freedom and Chaos in Egypt and the Middle East
    • By: David D. Kirkpatrick
    • Narrated by: David D. Kirkpatrick
    • Length: 13 hrs and 31 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 24
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 22
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 23

    In 2011, Egyptians of all sects, ages, and social classes shook off millennia of autocracy, then elected a Muslim Brotherhood president. The 2013 military coup replaced him with a vigorous strongman, Abdel Fattah el-Sisi, who has cracked down on any dissent or opposition with a degree of ferocity Mubarak never dared. What went wrong? Is the Arab world stuck between military and theocratic authoritarianism? And how did Washington manage to be so feckless and reactive?

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Important current history

    • By Anonymous User on 09-20-18

    Regular price: $31.50

    • The Facebook Effect

    • The Inside Story of the Company That Is Connecting the World
    • By: David Kirkpatrick
    • Narrated by: David Kirkpatrick
    • Length: 15 hrs and 37 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 113
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 61
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 60

    In little more than half a decade, Facebook has gone from a dorm-room novelty to a company with 500 million users. It is one of the fastest growing companies in history, an essential part of the social life not only of teenagers but hundreds of millions of adults worldwide. As Facebook spreads around the globe, it creates surprising effects, even becoming instrumental in political protests from Colombia to Iran.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Love the Book, but the interview at the end?

    • By Phillip on 11-12-10

    Regular price: $24.95