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    • Napoleon

    • By: Jonathan Steinberg
    • Narrated by: Jonathan Steinberg
    • Length: 30 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 7
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 7
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 7

    Learn how Napoleon implemented - by force - the principles of the French Revolution.

    Regular price: $1.37

    • Frederick the Great

    • By: Jonathan Steinberg
    • Narrated by: Jonathan Steinberg
    • Length: 30 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 4
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 3
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 3

    This monarch's 46 years of rule embody the principle of rational autocracy and reveal its limitations, for no ruler, no matter how brilliant, can avoid the paradoxes built into mortality and human nature.

    Regular price: $1.37

    • European History and European Lives: 1715 to 1914

    • By: Jonathan Steinberg, The Great Courses
    • Narrated by: Jonathan Steinberg
    • Length: 18 hrs and 21 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 131
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 114
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 114

    Meet 35 of the most influential people who lived during the 200 most difficult years in the history of the West. Between the years 1715 and 1914, the lives of these artists, writers, scientists, and leaders shaped our times and reflected their own.You'll meet such figures as Charles Darwin, Sir Robert Walpole, David Lloyd George, Mary Wollstonecraft, Captain Alfred Dreyfus, Napoleon Bonaparte, and others whose lives represent the crucial forces that shaped European history during two decisive centuries.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Loved this!! Compelling, Intellectual and Fun

    • By Lisa on 06-24-15

    Regular price: $41.95

    • Otto von Bismarck

    • By: Jonathan Steinberg
    • Narrated by: Jonathan Steinberg
    • Length: 30 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 2
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 2
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 2

    Germany is reunified, without destroying the old absolutist state, by a diplomatic realist whose character is very different from the image handed down by history.

    Regular price: $1.37

    • Charles Darwin

    • By: Jonathan Steinberg
    • Narrated by: Jonathan Steinberg
    • Length: 30 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Though arriving at Cambridge to study for the ministry, Darwin creates still another crisis in faith, creating the new theory of evolution and almost single-handedly destroying the old account of creation.

    Regular price: $1.37