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    • Democracy

    • Stories from the Long Road to Freedom
    • By: Condoleezza Rice
    • Narrated by: Grace Angela Henry
    • Length: 12 hrs and 55 mins
    • Unabridged
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    From the end of the Cold War and the collapse of the Soviet Union to the ongoing struggle for human rights in the Middle East, Condoleezza Rice has served on the front lines of history. As a child, she was an eyewitness to a third awakening of freedom, when her hometown of Birmingham, Alabama, became the epicenter of the civil rights movement for black Americans. In this book, Rice explains what these epochal events teach us about democracy.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • A Case for Democracy

    • By Jean on 05-18-17

    Regular price: $30.79

    • Political Risk

    • By: Condoleezza Rice, Amy B. Zegart
    • Narrated by: Grace Angela Henry
    • Length: 8 hrs and 34 mins
    • Unabridged
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 35
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    The world is changing fast. Political risk - the probability that a political action could significantly impact a company's business - is affecting more businesses in more ways than ever before. A generation ago, political risk mostly involved a handful of industries dealing with governments in a few frontier markets. Today, political risk stems from a widening array of actors, including Twitter users, local officials, activists, terrorists, hackers, and more. In today's globalized world, there are no "safe" bets.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • PDF is Missing

    • By Richard on 05-25-18

    Regular price: $30.79

    • Searching for Sitala Mata: Eradicating Smallpox in India

    • By: Cornelia E. Davis
    • Narrated by: Grace Angela Henry
    • Length: 8 hrs and 59 mins
    • Unabridged
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    This is an inspiring story of a pioneering African American woman doctor fresh out of residency training. In 1975, Cornelia Davis, MD, sought a way to give back for her life’s opportunities. Her bold choice would benefit millions of lives. The World Health Organization hired Davis to work in its landmark smallpox eradication program. Connie traveled to India, where she scoured the countryside for the last remnants of the brutal, deadly disease. Connie didn’t allow entrenched sexism, or caste taboos to deter her from her fascinating mission.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • A Wonderful Adventure

    • By Sandy Tipton on 11-18-18

    Regular price: $19.95

    • The Other Side of Everything

    • By: Linda R. Spitzfaden
    • Narrated by: Grace Angela Henry
    • Length: 11 hrs and 29 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Piper Hammond has the perfect view to watch the world go by. Tucked up inside her family’s historic home, she records the ins and outs of life in Riverboro in her magazine Riverboro Rocks. But when a catastrophic storm brings the town to a halt, Piper’s world spirals quickly out of control. Her once peaceful home is suddenly filled with displaced monks, lie-crafting teenagers, and big promises from a fringe politician, including one to get three-year-old Donny on TV. As Piper struggles to wrench her life out of the hands of over-eager guests and a nefarious blonde, she starts to realize that a cheerful blog is a long way from a perfect life. When calamity strikes and the house itself turns against her, Piper must choose to step outside her perfect narrative or be trapped for good.

    Regular price: $24.95

    • Political Risk

    • By: Condoleezza Rice, Amy Zegart
    • Narrated by: Grace Angela Henry
    • Length: 8 hrs and 34 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Political risk - the probability that a political action could significantly affect an organisation - is changing fast, and it's more widespread than ever before. In the past, the chief concern used to be whether a foreign dictator would nationalise the country's oil industry or impose onerous new regulations. Today, political risk stems from a widening array of political agents, from Twitter users and terrorists to local officials, transnational activists, hackers and insurgents. d explains how all of us can better understand and deal with these rapidly changing geopolitical dynamics.

    Regular price: $21.81