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History - Europe - Western
Author: Margaret MacMillan | Narrator: Richard Burnip
Release Date: October 29, 2013
NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY The New York Times Book Review • The Economist • The Christian Science Monitor • Bloomberg Businessweek • The Globe and MailFrom the bestselling and award-winning author of Paris 1919 com...
Author: Alex Kershaw | Narrator: Fred Sanders
Release Date: October 30, 2012
The true story of the bloodiest and most dramatic march to victory of the Second World War: the battlefield odyssey of a maverick U.S. Army officer and his infantry unit as they fought for over five hundred days to liberate Europe - from the invasion...
Author: Adam Hochschild | Narrator: Geoffrey Howard
Release Date: July 13, 2010
In the late 1890s, Edmund Dene Morel, a young British shipping company agent, noticed something strange about the cargoes of his company’s ships as they arrived from and departed for the Congo, Leopold II’s vast new African colony. Incomi...
Author: Miranda Carter | Narrator: Rosalyn Landor
Release Date: March 23, 2010
In the years before the First World War, the great European powers were ruled by three first cousins: King George V of Britain, Kaiser Wilhelm II of Germany and Tsar Nicholas II of Russia. Together, they presided over the last years of dynastic Europ...
Author: Stephan Talty | Narrator: Stephen Hoye
Release Date: June 02, 2009
A masterful dual narrative of Napoleon Bonaparte and a tiny microbe that pits the height of human ambition and achievement against the supremacy of nature, from the New York Times bestselling author of Empire of Blue Water “Gripping . . . ...
Mysteries of the Middle Ages Cover
Author: Thomas Cahill | Narrator: Thomas Cahill
Release Date: October 24, 2006
After the long period of cultural decline known as the Dark Ages, Europe experienced a rebirth of scholarship, art, literature, philosophy, and science and began to develop a vision of Western society that remains at the heart of Western civilizati...
Mysteries of the Middle Ages Cover