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    • Infinite Powers

    • How Calculus Reveals the Secrets of the Universe
    • Written by: Steven Strogatz
    • Narrated by: Bob Souer
    • Length: 10 hrs and 41 mins
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    Infinite Powers recounts how calculus tantalized and thrilled its inventors, starting with its first glimmers in ancient Greece and bringing us right up to the discovery of gravitational waves. Strogatz reveals how this form of math rose to the challenges of each age: how to determine the area of a circle with only sand and a stick; how to explain why Mars goes "backwards" sometimes; how to turn the tide in the fight against AIDS.    

    Price: CDN$ 26.30

    • In Montparnasse

    • The Emergence of Surrealism in Paris, from Duchamp to Dalí
    • Written by: Sue Roe
    • Narrated by: Kristin Atherton
    • Length: 11 hrs and 36 mins
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    In Montparnasse begins on the eve of the First World War and ends with the 1936 unveiling of Dalí’s Lobster Telephone. As those extraordinary years unfolded, the Surrealists found ever more innovative ways of exploring the interior life, and asking new questions about how to define art. In Montparnasse recounts how this artistic revolution came to be amidst the salons and cafés of that vibrant neighborhood.

    • The Emergence of Surrealism in Paris, from Duchamp to Dalí
    • Written by: Sue Roe
    • Narrated by: Kristin Atherton
    • Length: 11 hrs and 36 mins
    • Release date: 2019-08-20
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    Price: CDN$ 39.48

    • The Strenuous Life

    • Teddy Roosevelt and the Making of the American Athlete
    • Written by: Ryan Swanson
    • Narrated by: David de Vries
    • Length: 11 hrs and 37 mins
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    In full and intricate detail, featuring an amazing cast of characters from the worlds of politics, athletics, entertainment and more, this is the story of how President Theodore Roosevelt helped shepherd in a sports and fitness revolution that forever changed the complexion of the United States.

    Price: CDN$ 37.58

    • Saving Horses in WWII

    • The Untold Story of Operation Cowboy in World War 2
    • Written by: Ryan Jenkins
    • Narrated by: Christopher Lane
    • Length: 1 hr and 44 mins
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    Dive into one of World War II’s most unique rescue missions: Operation Cowboy. Any military rescue mention is likely to be an interesting subject in its own right, but there was one that took place during World War II that was set apart from many others by one factor: The targets were not human. 

    Price: CDN$ 8.71

    • War Against the White Man - Geronimo the Hidden History

    • Written by: Geronimo
    • Narrated by: Geoffrey Giuliano
    • Length: 3 hrs and 47 mins
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    This audiobook by Geoffrey Giuliano is about the great Indian chief Geronimo, a prominent leader and medicine man from the Bedonkohe band of the Apache tribe. Geronimo's legendary raids and related combat actions were a part of the prolonged period of the Apache-United States conflict, which started with the American settlement in Apache lands following the end of the war with Mexico in 1848. 

    Price: CDN$ 18.74

    • What We Talk About When We Talk About Books

    • The History and Future of Reading
    • Written by: Leah Price
    • Narrated by: Elisabeth Rodgers
    • Length: 5 hrs and 35 mins
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    Do you worry that you've lost patience for anything longer than a tweet? If so, you're not alone. Digital-age pundits warn that as our appetite for books dwindles, so too do the virtues in which printed, bound objects once trained us: the willpower to focus on a sustained argument, the curiosity to look beyond the day's news, the willingness to be alone. The shelves of the world's great libraries, though, tell a more complicated story. Examining the wear and tear on the books that they contain, English professor Leah Price finds scant evidence that a golden age of reading ever existed.

    Price: CDN$ 37.16

    • Fruit from the Sands

    • The Silk Road Origins of the Foods We Eat
    • Written by: Robert N. Spengler III
    • Narrated by: Eric Jason Martin
    • Length: 10 hrs and 36 mins
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    Balancing a broad array of archaeological, botanical, and historical evidence, Fruit from the Sands presents the fascinating story of the origins and spread of agriculture across Inner Asia and into Europe and East Asia. Through the preserved remains of plants in archaeological sites, Robert N. Spengler III identifies the regions where our most familiar crops were domesticated and follows their routes as people carried them around the world. Vividly narrated, Fruit from the Sands explores how the foods we eat have shaped the course of human history.

    Price: CDN$ 26.30

    • Endless Novelties of Extraordinary Interest

    • The Voyage of H.M.S. Challenger and the Birth of Modern Oceanography
    • Written by: Doug Macdougall
    • Narrated by: Sean Runnette
    • Length: 8 hrs and 56 mins
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    From late 1872 to 1876, H.M.S. Challenger explored the world's oceans. Conducting deep sea soundings, dredging the ocean floor, recording temperatures, observing weather, and collecting biological samples, the expedition laid the foundations for modern oceanography. Following the ship's naturalists and their discoveries, earth scientist Doug Macdougall engagingly tells a story of Victorian-era adventure and ties these early explorations to the growth of modern scientific fields.  

    Price: CDN$ 26.30

    • The Levant Express

    • The Arab Uprisings, Human Rights, and the Future of the Middle East
    • Written by: Micheline R. Ishay
    • Narrated by: Christina Delaine
    • Length: 10 hrs and 50 mins
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    The enormous sense of optimism unleashed by the Arab Spring in 2011 soon gave way to widespread suffering and despair. Of the many popular uprisings against autocratic regimes, Tunisia's now stands alone as a beacon of hope for sustainable human rights progress. Challenging the widely shared pessimism among regional experts, Micheline Ishay charts bold and realistic pathways for human rights in a region beset by political repression, economic distress, sectarian conflict, a refugee crisis, and violence against women.

    Price: CDN$ 26.30

    • A Good Provider Is One Who Leaves

    • One Family and Migration in the 21st Century
    • Written by: Jason DeParle
    • Narrated by: Fred Sanders
    • Length: 11 hrs and 44 mins
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    When Jason DeParle moved into the Manila slums with Tita Comodas and her family three decades ago, he never imagined his reporting on them would span three generations and turn into the defining chronicle of a new age - the age of global migration. In a monumental book that gives new meaning to "immersion journalism", DeParle paints an intimate portrait of an unforgettable family as they endure years of sacrifice and separation, willing themselves out of shantytown poverty into a new global middle class.

    Price: CDN$ 39.48

    • Free Enterprise

    • An American History
    • Written by: Lawrence B. Glickman
    • Narrated by: Rick Adamson
    • Length: 12 hrs and 39 mins
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    Throughout the 20th century, "free enterprise" has been a contested keyword in American politics, and the cornerstone of a conservative philosophy that seeks to limit government involvement into economic matters. Lawrence B. Glickman shows how the idea first gained traction in American discourse and was championed by opponents of the New Deal. Those politicians, believing free enterprise to be a fundamental American value, held it up as an antidote to a liberalism that they maintained would lead toward totalitarian statism.

    Price: CDN$ 26.30

    • Pitching in a Pinch

    • Baseball from the Inside
    • Written by: Christy Mathewson
    • Narrated by: Kyle Tait
    • Length: 6 hrs and 2 mins
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    Christy Mathewson was one of the most dominant pitchers ever to play baseball. Posthumously inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame as one of the “Five Immortals,” he was an unstoppable force on the mound, winning at least 22 games for 12 straight seasons and pitching three complete-game shutouts in the 1905 World Series. Pitching in a Pinch, his witty and digestible book of baseball insights, stories, and wisdom, was first published over a hundred years ago and presents listeners with Mathewson’s plainspoken perspective on the diamond of yore.

    Price: CDN$ 26.28

    • The Law of the Land

    • The Evolution of Our Legal System
    • Written by: Charles Rembar
    • Narrated by: James Anderson Foster
    • Length: 16 hrs and 47 mins
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    What do the thoughts of a ravenous tiger have to do with the evolution of America's legal system? How do the works of Jane Austen and Ludwig van Beethoven relate to corporal punishment? In The Law of the Land, Charles Rembar examines these and many other topics, illustrating the surprisingly entertaining history of US law. 

    Price: CDN$ 37.58

    • Debunking Howard Zinn

    • Exposing the Fake History That Turned a Generation Against America
    • Written by: Mary Grabar
    • Narrated by: Pam Ward
    • Length: 11 hrs and 45 mins
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    Howard Zinn’s A People’s History of the United States has sold over 2.5 million copies and is still required reading in some high school and college classrooms. But its polemic rewriting of American history as a story of oppression is an agenda-driven fairy tale that has no place in academia. In Debunking Howard Zinn, Mary Grabar debunks Howard Zinn’s lies and traces the damage his mega-bestseller has done to American education, culture, and politics.  

    • Exposing the Fake History That Turned a Generation Against America
    • Written by: Mary Grabar
    • Narrated by: Pam Ward
    • Length: 11 hrs and 45 mins
    • Release date: 2019-08-20
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    Price: CDN$ 22.76

    • Jesse James and the Lost Templar Treasure

    • Secret Diaries, Coded Maps, and the Knights of the Golden Circle
    • Written by: Daniel J. Duke
    • Narrated by: Micah Hanks
    • Length: 2 hrs and 52 mins
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    Jesse James left behind secret diaries and coded treasure maps. Working to decrypt these maps, Daniel J. Duke - the great-great grandson of Jesse James - reveals hidden treasures yet to be recovered as well as connections between the infamous train robber and Freemasonry, the Knights Templar, the Founding Fathers, and Jewish mysticism.

    Price: CDN$ 23.67

    • Syria's Secret Library

    • Reading and Redemption in a Town Under Siege
    • Written by: Mike Thomson
    • Narrated by: David Rintoul
    • Length: 9 hrs and 6 mins
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    At the height of the Syrian Civil War, deep beneath the shattered streets of rebel-held Darayya was a secret library. This basement room filled with thousands of books, rescued under constant sniper fire from gutted buildings, was an oasis of normality in a country at war with itself. Here, despite a devastating four-year siege, people risked their lives to read. Over a period of more than a year, Mike Thomson heard their extraordinary stories via tenuous Skype calls, emails, social media messages, and audio diaries recorded on their mobile phones.

    Price: CDN$ 37.16

    • The Birth of the FBI

    • Teddy Roosevelt, the Secret Service, and the Fight Over America's Premier Law Enforcement Agency
    • Written by: Willard M. Oliver
    • Narrated by: Robertson Dean
    • Length: 10 hrs and 2 mins
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    Most people believe the Federal Bureau of Investigation began under J. Edgar Hoover in the 1920s or 1930s. Many also naturally assume it was developed for the express purpose of fighting crime. However, the reality is very different. The reality is it began years earlier, in 1908, under President Theodore Roosevelt. In The Birth of the FBI, Willard Oliver details the political fight that led to the birth of America's premier law enforcement agency.

    Price: CDN$ 21.92

    • How Africa Shaped the Christian Mind

    • Rediscovering the African Seedbed of Western Christianity
    • Written by: Dr. Thomas C. Oden PhD
    • Narrated by: Tom Parks
    • Length: 7 hrs and 8 mins
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    Africa has played a decisive role in the formation of Christian culture from its infancy. Some of the most decisive intellectual achievements of Christianity were explored and understood in Africa before they were in Europe. If this is so, why is Christianity so often perceived in Africa as a Western colonial import? How can Christians in Northern and sub-Saharan Africa, indeed, how can Christians throughout the world, rediscover and learn from this ancient heritage?

    Price: CDN$ 21.92

    • The Modern CIA: The History of America's Central Intelligence Agency from the Cold War to Today

    • Written by: Charles River Editors
    • Narrated by: Bill Hare
    • Length: 2 hrs and 39 mins
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    Though it might be hard to believe, the Americans did not have a covert operations organization when they joined World War II, and like the British, it took them some time to realize it could be a powerful tool. As a result, the Office of Strategic Services (OSS) was not established until June 13, 1942, six months after the attack on Pearl Harbor.

    Price: CDN$ 8.71

    • Chernobyl

    • History’s Worst Nuclear Accident. The True Story of One of the Twentieth Century’s Greatest Disasters
    • Written by: Adam Andrews
    • Narrated by: Jack Powell
    • Length: 3 hrs and 32 mins
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    What is the true story of one of the 20th century’s greatest disasters? Do you know how the security system of a nuclear power plant is made? What have been the consequences for the world since then and for the future? Which countries have suffered other nuclear accidents? If you want to know all the background of the Chernobyl disaster, then this is the audiobook you absolutely must listen to! This audiobook contains all the details of that fateful day, April 26, 1986.

    • History’s Worst Nuclear Accident. The True Story of One of the Twentieth Century’s Greatest Disasters
    • Written by: Adam Andrews
    • Narrated by: Jack Powell
    • Length: 3 hrs and 32 mins
    • Release date: 2019-08-19
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    Price: CDN$ 18.74

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