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    • Europe

    • A History
    • Written by: Norman Davies
    • Narrated by: Derek Perkins
    • Length: 61 hrs and 48 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Norman Davies captures it all - the rise and fall of Rome, the sweeping invasions of Alaric and Atilla, the Norman Conquests, the Papal struggles for power, the Renaissance and the Reformation, the French Revolution and the Napoleonic Wars, Europe's rise to become the powerhouse of the world, and its eclipse in our own century, following two devastating World Wars.

    Price: CDN$ 52.62

    • No Simple Victory

    • World War II in Europe, 1939-1945
    • Written by: Norman Davies
    • Narrated by: Simon Vance
    • Length: 20 hrs and 35 mins
    • Unabridged
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    If history really belongs to the victor, what happens when there's more than one side declaring victory? That's the conundrum Norman Davies unravels in his groundbreaking book No Simple Victory. Far from being a revisionist history, No Simple Victory instead offers a clear-eyed reappraisal, untangling and setting right the disparate claims made by America, Great Britain, France, and the Soviet Union in order to get at the startling truth.

    Price: CDN$ 50.07

    • The Isles

    • A History
    • Written by: Norman Davies
    • Narrated by: Andrew Sachs
    • Length: 9 hrs and 10 mins
    • Abridged
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    Here is the best-selling and controversial history of the British Isles, including Ireland, from the author of Europe: A History. Emphasizing long-standing European connections and positing a possible break-up of the United Kingdom, this agenda-setting work is destined to become a classic.

    Price: CDN$ 19.12

    • Trail of Hope

    • The Anders Army, an Odyssey Across Three Continents
    • Written by: Norman Davies
    • Narrated by: Derek Perkins
    • Length: 15 hrs and 25 mins
    • Unabridged
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    In this remarkable work, renowned historian Professor Norman Davies draws from years of meticulous research to recount the compelling story of the Polish II Corps or "Anders Army", and their exceptional journey from the Gulag of Siberia through Iran, the Middle East, and North Africa to the battlefields of Italy to fight shoulder-to-shoulder with Allied forces. Complete with firsthand accounts from the men and women who lived through it, this is a unique record of one of the most fascinating episodes of World War II. 

    Price: CDN$ 37.53