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    • Living the French Revolution and the Age of Napoleon

    • Written by: Suzanne M. Desan, The Great Courses
    • Narrated by: Suzanne M. Desan
    • Length: 24 hrs and 47 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 20
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 17
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 18

    The French Revolution shook the foundations of the old world and marked a permanent shift for politics, religion, and society....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Fascinating!

    • By Emma on 2018-07-28

    Price: CDN$ 71.17

    • The Big Short

    • Inside the Doomsday Machine
    • Written by: Michael Lewis
    • Narrated by: Jesse Boggs
    • Length: 9 hrs and 27 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 46
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 41
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 42

    Michael Lewis intelligently - and humorously - explains the current economic crisis in The Big Short....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Lewis is the boss

    • By Agnostic Trader on 2018-09-13

    Price: CDN$ 35.03

    • A Long Way Gone

    • Memoirs of a Boy Soldier
    • Written by: Ishmael Beah
    • Narrated by: Ishmael Beah
    • Length: 7 hrs and 43 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 24
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 21
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 22

    Ishmael Beah tells a riveting story: how at the age of 12, he fled attacking rebels and became a child soldier.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Excellent story.

    • By mamadeags on 2018-02-12

    Price: CDN$ 30.01

    • No Hero

    • The Evolution of a Navy SEAL
    • Written by: Mark Owen, Kevin Maurer
    • Narrated by: Paul Michael
    • Length: 6 hrs and 41 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 13
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 12
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 12

    No Hero offers listeners an unparalleled close-up view of the experiences and values that make Mark Owen and the men he served with capable of executing the missions we read about....

    Price: CDN$ 31.27

    • To Marry an English Lord

    • Written by: Gail MacColl, Carol McD. Wallace
    • Narrated by: Kate Reading
    • Length: 9 hrs and 12 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 1
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      0 out of 5 stars 0
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    From the Gilded Age until 1914, more than 100 American heiresses invaded Britannia and swapped dollars for titles....

    Price: CDN$ 31.27

    • SOG

    • The Secret Wars of America's Commandos in Vietnam
    • Written by: John L. Plaster
    • Narrated by: Arthur Morey
    • Length: 14 hrs and 17 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 1
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 1
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 1

    John Plaster’s riveting account of his covert activities as a member of a special operations team during the Vietnam War....

    • The Secret Wars of America's Commandos in Vietnam
    • Written by: John L. Plaster
    • Narrated by: Arthur Morey
    • Length: 14 hrs and 17 mins
    • Release date: 2019-02-19
    • 5 out of 5 stars 1 rating

    Price: CDN$ 37.53

    • Dead Mountain

    • The Untold True Story of the Dyatlov Pass Incident
    • Written by: Donnie Eichar
    • Narrated by: Donnie Eichar
    • Length: 6 hrs and 23 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 20
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 17
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 17

    In February 1959, a group of nine experienced hikers in the Russian Ural Mountains died mysteriously on an elevation known as Dead Mountain....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • In depth and gripping story

    • By toby snelgrove on 2018-08-12
    • The Untold True Story of the Dyatlov Pass Incident
    • Written by: Donnie Eichar
    • Narrated by: Donnie Eichar
    • Length: 6 hrs and 23 mins
    • Release date: 2014-03-18
    • 4.5 out of 5 stars 20 ratings

    Price: CDN$ 26.81

    • Erebus

    • One Ship, Two Epic Voyages, and the Greatest Naval Mystery of All Time
    • Written by: Michael Palin
    • Narrated by: Michael Palin
    • Length: 11 hrs and 5 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 22
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 21
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 21

    Intrepid voyager, writer, and comedian Michael Palin follows the trail of two expeditions made by the Royal Navy's HMS Erebus to opposite ends of the globe, reliving the voyages and investigating the ship itself, lost on the final Franklin expedition and discovered with the help of Inuit knowledge in 2014....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Such a gripping story!

    • By Amazon Customer on 2019-02-07
    • One Ship, Two Epic Voyages, and the Greatest Naval Mystery of All Time
    • Written by: Michael Palin
    • Narrated by: Michael Palin
    • Length: 11 hrs and 5 mins
    • Release date: 2018-10-16
    • 4.5 out of 5 stars 22 ratings

    Price: CDN$ 40.04

    • SEAL Team Six

    • Memoirs of an Elite Navy SEAL Sniper
    • Written by: Howard E. Wasdin, Stephen Templin
    • Narrated by: Ray Porter
    • Length: 9 hrs and 35 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 10
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 9
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 9

    When the Navy sends their elite, they send the SEALs. When the SEALs send their elite, they send SEAL Team Six....

    Price: CDN$ 31.27

    • Blitzed

    • Drugs in Nazi Germany
    • Written by: Norman Ohler, Shaun Whiteside - translator
    • Narrated by: Jonathan Keeble
    • Length: 7 hrs and 46 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 22
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 18
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 18

    The Nazis presented themselves as warriors against moral degeneracy. Yet, as Norman Ohler's gripping best seller reveals, the entire Third Reich was permeated with drugs....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • An addictive true story

    • By Robert Belanger on 2019-02-10

    Price: CDN$ 28.64

    • The Electric Kool-Aid Acid Test

    • Written by: Tom Wolfe
    • Narrated by: Luke Daniels
    • Length: 13 hrs and 37 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 4
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 4
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 4

    Tom Wolfe's classic The Electric Kool-Aid Acid Test, an unflinching portrait of Ken Kesey, his Merry Pranksters, LSD, and the 1960s, ushered in an era of New Journalism and defined a generation....

    Price: CDN$ 37.53

    • Devotion

    • An Epic Story of Heroism, Friendship, and Sacrifice
    • Written by: Adam Makos
    • Narrated by: Dominic Hoffman
    • Length: 14 hrs and 44 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 5
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 5
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 5

    Devotion tells the inspirational story of the US Navy's most famous aviator duo, Lieutenant Tom Hudner and Ensign Jesse Brown, and the marines they fought to defend....

    • An Epic Story of Heroism, Friendship, and Sacrifice
    • Written by: Adam Makos
    • Narrated by: Dominic Hoffman
    • Length: 14 hrs and 44 mins
    • Release date: 2015-10-27
    • 5 out of 5 stars 5 ratings

    Price: CDN$ 40.04

    • Mutiny on the Bounty

    • Written by: Peter FitzSimons
    • Narrated by: Michael Carman
    • Length: 22 hrs and 32 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 4
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 4
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 4

    The mutiny on HMS Bounty, in the South Pacific on 28 April 1789, is one of history's truly great stories - a tale of human drama, intrigue and adventure of the highest order - and in the hands of Peter FitzSimons it comes to life as never before. Commissioned by the Royal Navy to collect breadfruit plants from Tahiti and take them to the West Indies, the Bounty's crew found themselves in a tropical paradise. Five months later, they did not want to leave.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Entertaining!

    • By Kareem on 2019-06-09

    Price: CDN$ 35.94

    • The New World

    • A History of the English Speaking Peoples, Volume II
    • Written by: Sir Winston Churchill
    • Narrated by: Christian Rodska
    • Length: 13 hrs and 33 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 2
    • Performance
      3 out of 5 stars 1
    • Story
      3 out of 5 stars 1

    Between 1485 and 1688, England became a Protestant country under Henry VIII. His daughter, Elizabeth I, battled for succession and supremacy at home....

    Price: CDN$ 28.21

    • Chernobyl

    • The History of a Nuclear Catastrophe
    • Written by: Serhii Plokhy
    • Narrated by: Ralph Lister
    • Length: 14 hrs and 52 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 3
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 3
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 3

    From a preeminent historian of Eastern Europe, the definitive history of the Chernobyl nuclear disaster....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • great story

    • By Ryan Gravis on 2018-11-16
    • The History of a Nuclear Catastrophe
    • Written by: Serhii Plokhy
    • Narrated by: Ralph Lister
    • Length: 14 hrs and 52 mins
    • Release date: 2018-05-15
    • 5 out of 5 stars 3 ratings

    Price: CDN$ 37.53

    • The Monuments Men

    • Allied Heroes, Nazi Thieves, and the Greatest Treasure Hunt in History
    • Written by: Robert M. Edsel, Bret Witter
    • Narrated by: Jeremy Davidson
    • Length: 7 hrs and 41 mins
    • Abridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 1
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      0 out of 5 stars 0
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      0 out of 5 stars 0

    At the same time Adolf Hitler was attempting to take over the Western world, his armies were methodically seeking and hoarding the finest art treasures in Europe.....

    Price: CDN$ 30.01

    • Chernobyl 01:23:40

    • The Incredible True Story of the World's Worst Nuclear Disaster
    • Written by: Andrew Leatherbarrow
    • Narrated by: Michael Page
    • Length: 6 hrs and 24 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 22
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 21
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 21

    At 01:23:40 on April 26th 1986, Alexander Akimov pressed the emergency shutdown button at Chernobyl's fourth nuclear reactor. It was an act that forced the permanent evacuation....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Inside Chernobyl: what happened, and as it stands today

    • By Roberta Westwood on 2017-12-09

    Price: CDN$ 25.00

    • A Brief History of Vice

    • How Bad Behavior Built Civilization
    • Written by: Robert Evans
    • Narrated by: Tristan Morris
    • Length: 7 hrs and 42 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 12
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 12
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 12

    Cracked editor Robert Evans brings his signature dogged research and lively insight to uncover the many and magnificent ways vice has influenced history....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • :)

    • By Emily50a on 2019-03-07

    Price: CDN$ 31.27

    • Making the Arab World

    • Nasser, Qutb, and the Clash That Shaped the Middle East
    • Written by: Fawaz A. Gerges
    • Narrated by: James Cameron Stewart
    • Length: 18 hrs and 36 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Fawaz Gerges, one of the world's leading authorities on the Middle East, tells how the clash between pan-Arab nationalism and pan-Islamism has shaped the history of the region from the 1920s to the present....

    Price: CDN$ 37.53

    • East West Street

    • On the Origins of "Genocide" and "Crimes Against Humanity"
    • Written by: Philippe Sands
    • Narrated by: David Rintoul, Philippe Sands
    • Length: 14 hrs and 24 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 4
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 3
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 3

    When human rights lawyer Philippe Sands received an invitation to deliver a lecture in the Western Ukrainian city of Lviv, he began to uncover a series of extraordinary historical coincidences....

    Price: CDN$ 37.53

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