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History - Europe - Germany
Author: Svenja O'Donnell | Narrator: Kristin Atherton
Release Date: April 28, 2020
"An extraordinary saga." —David Grann, New York Times bestselling author of Killers of the Flower MoonThe mesmerizing account of a granddaughter's search for a World War II family history hidden for sixty yearsGrowing up in Paris as the daughte...
Author: Gordon Thomas and Greg Lewis | Narrator: Mark Bramhall
Release Date: April 23, 2019
"A terrifying and timely account of resistance in the face of the greatest of evils.”—Alex Kershaw, New York Times bestselling author of The First WaveAn enthralling story that vividly resurrects the web of everyday Germans who ...
Author: Sue Prideaux | Narrator: Nicholas Guy Smith
Release Date: October 30, 2018
NEW YORK TIMES Editors’ Choice • THE TIMES BIOGRAPHY OF THE YEAR • WINNER OF THE HAWTHORNDEN PRIZEA groundbreaking new biography of philosophy’s greatest iconoclast Friedrich Nietzsche is one of the most enig...
Author: Anthea Bell and W. G. Sebald | Narrator: Simon Vance
Release Date: February 06, 2018
W.G. Sebald's military classic, ON THE NATURAL HISTORY OF DESTRUCTION, will now be available for the first time in audio!On the Natural History of Destruction is W.G. Sebald's harrowing and precise investigation of one of the least examined "silences...
Author: Simon Callow | Narrator: Simon Callow
Release Date: February 06, 2018
Simon Callow, the celebrated author of Orson Welles, delivers a dazzling, swift, and accessible biography of the musical titan Richard Wagner and his profoundly problematic legacy--a fresh take for seasoned acolytes and the perfect introduction for n...
Author: Henning Koch and Anders Rydell | Narrator: Kaleo Griffith
Release Date: February 07, 2017
"A most valuable book." —Christian Science MonitorFor readers of The Monuments Men and The Hare with Amber Eyes, the story of the Nazis' systematic pillaging of Europe's libraries, and the small team of heroic librarians now working to return t...
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Author: Erik Larson | Narrator: Stephen Hoye
Release Date: October 25, 2016
“Larson is a marvelous writer...superb at creating characters with a few short strokes.”—New York Times Book Review  Erik Larson has been widely acclaimed as a master of narrative non-fiction, and in his new book, the best...
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Author: Greg Mitchell | Narrator: John Lee
Release Date: October 18, 2016
A thrilling Cold War narrative of superpower showdowns, media suppression, and two escape tunnels beneath the Berlin Wall.  In the summer of 1962, the year after the rise of the Berlin Wall, a group of young West Germans risked prison, Stasi tor...
Author: Nicholas Kulish and Souad Mekhennet | Narrator: Paul Boehmer
Release Date: March 25, 2014
From the New York Times reporters who first uncovered S.S. officer Aribert Heim’s secret life in Egypt comes the never-before-told story of the most hunted Nazi war criminal in the world.Dr. Aribert Heim worked at the Mauthausen concentration c...
Author: Guy Walters | Narrator: Jonathan Cowley
Release Date: May 04, 2010
Already acclaimed in England as "first-rate" (The Sunday Times); “a model of meticulous, courageous and path-breaking scholarship"(Literary Review); and "absorbing and thoroughly gripping… deserves a lasting place among histories of the ...
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Author: Roger Cohen | Narrator: Michael Prichard
Release Date: May 10, 2005
In February 1945, 350 American POWs captured earlier at the Battle of the Bulge or elsewhere in Europe were singled out by the Nazis because they were Jews or were thought to resemble Jews. They were transported in cattle cars to Berga, a concentrati...
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Author: Martin E. Marty | Narrator: Paul Michael
Release Date: January 05, 2004
A superb work of intellectual history, this slim volume by one of today's foremost theologians takes you through the mind and times of Europe's firebrand, Martin Luther. Deeply convinced that man and God could have a spiritual relationship unmediated...
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