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Domestication of Cats, The: The History of the Only Domesticated Felidae Species and Their Relationship with Humans, Charles River Editors

Domestication of Cats, The: The H...

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Mankind's obsession with felines is an enigma in and of itself. Unlike dogs, famously kn...

Unabridged: 1 hr 45 min
Narrator: Daniel Houle
Published: 09/28/2020
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Black Wall Street: The History of the Greenwood District Before the Tulsa Race Riot, Charles River Editors

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Overall, Tulsa in 1921 was considered a modern, vibrant city. What had fueled this remark...

Unabridged: 1 hr 25 min
Narrator: Stephen Platt
Published: 07/25/2020
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Sulla: The Controversial Life and Legacy of the Roman Dictator, Charles River Editors

Sulla: The Controversial Life and...

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It’s quite possible that none of what Caesar did would’ve happened without th...

Unabridged: 1 hr 39 min
Narrator: Gregory T. Luzitan...
Published: 06/12/2020
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Operation Pastorius: The History of the Nazi Intelligence Operation to Commit Sabotage in the United States during World War II, Charles River Editors

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Four days after the attack on Pearl Harbor, Hitler declared war on America, almost casua...

Unabridged: 2 hr 3 min
Narrator: Daniel Houle
Published: 07/26/2020
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Typhoid Mary: The Notorious Life and Legacy of the Cook Who Caused a Typhoid Outbreak in New York, Charles River Editors

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Outbreaks of disease, much like wars, inevitably produce a series of public figures who ...

Unabridged: 1 hr 22 min
Narrator: Ray Howard
Published: 05/23/2020
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Ranger Program, The: The History and Legacy of NASA's Initial Attempts to Land a Spacecraft on the Moon, Charles River Editors

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On May 25, 1961, President John F. Kennedy addressed Congress and asked the nation to &l...

Unabridged: 2 hr 6 min
Narrator: Daniel Houle
Published: 07/14/2020
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English Sweating Sickness, The: The History and Legacy of the Mysterious Disease that Plagued Medieval London, Charles River Editors

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The plague, for all its horrors, became a known quantity that moved through a predictable...

Unabridged: 1 hr 23 min
Narrator: Ray Howard
Published: 06/27/2020
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Charles Babbage: The Life and Legacy of the Father of Modern Computers, Charles River Editors

Charles Babbage: The Life and Leg...

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Today, the world is in the midst of the transformative and ever-developing Digital Age, ...

Unabridged: 1 hr 28 min
Narrator: Colin Fluxman
Published: 07/14/2020
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H.P. Lovecraft: The Life and Career of the Influential Horror Fiction Author, Charles River Editors

H.P. Lovecraft: The Life and Care...

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What would you get if you mixed Edgar Allan Poe, Alfred Hitchcock and Stephen King? The a...

Unabridged: 1 hr 20 min
Narrator: Jim Johnston
Published: 07/05/2020
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Swabian League, The: The History and Legacy of the Mutual Defense Pact for the Holy Roman Empire's Imperial Estates, Charles River Editors

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The Holy Roman Empire was a fascinating institution as well as one of the most perplexin...

Unabridged: 1 hr 25 min
Narrator: Stephen Platt
Published: 07/17/2020
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Ma Barker and the Barker-Karpis Gang: The Controversial History of the Criminal Gang during the Great Depression, Charles River Editors

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Among America’s most infamous “Public Enemies,” perhaps the most uniqu...

Unabridged: 1 hr 31 min
Narrator: Stephen Platt
Published: 06/18/2020
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Eureka Rebellion, The: The History and Legacy of the Gold Miners' Uprising against the British in Australia, Charles River Editors

Eureka Rebellion, The: The Histor...

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Although Australia was actually colonized by the forced dispossession of the indigenous ...

Unabridged: 1 hr 40 min
Narrator: Gregory T. Luzitan...
Published: 06/30/2020
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Landsknechts, The: The History and Legacy of the German Mercenaries Who Fought for the Holy Roman Empire, Charles River Editors

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Artillery and handgonnes had been known since the early 14th century but only became effe...

Unabridged: 1 hr 45 min
Narrator: Stephen Platt
Published: 06/30/2020
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1889-1890 Flu Pandemic, The: The History of the 19th Century's Last Major Global Outbreak, Charles River Editors

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The first known influenza pandemic may have occurred in China in 6000 BCE, and the renown...

Unabridged: 1 hr 16 min
Narrator: Gregory T. Luzitan...
Published: 06/17/2020
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Black Bart: The Life and Legacy of the Wild West's Most Notorious Gentleman Bandit, Charles River Editors

Black Bart: The Life and Legacy o...

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There was no shortage of targets for thieves in the West, and some infamous criminals st...

Unabridged: 1 hr 42 min
Narrator: Daniel Houle
Published: 07/18/2020
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Greek Dark Ages, The: The History and Legacy of the Era Between the Fall of the Mycenaeans and the Rise of the City-States, Charles River Editors

Greek Dark Ages, The: The History...

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When people think of ancient Greece, images of philosophers such as Plato or Socrates oft...

Unabridged: 1 hr 48 min
Narrator: Colin Fluxman
Published: 08/17/2020
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Domestication of Dogs, The: The History of Dogs' Genetic Divergence from Wolves and the Origins of Their Relationship with Humans, Charles River Editors

Domestication of Dogs, The: The H...

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As the oft-repeated and invariably accurate pearl of wisdom goes, a dog truly is man's b...

Unabridged: 1 hr 23 min
Narrator: Gregory T. Luzitan...
Published: 05/18/2020
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European Union, The: The History of the Political and Economic Union of Europe's Nations after World War II, Charles River Editors

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After two world wars that had decimated the continent of Europe in little more than thir...

Unabridged: 1 hr 48 min
Narrator: Colin Fluxman
Published: 05/10/2020
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Saint Gregory the Great: The History of the Early Middle Ages' Most Influential Pope and the Rise of the Papal States, Charles River Editors

Saint Gregory the Great: The Hist...

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“No one does more harm in the Church than he who has the title or rank of holiness...

Unabridged: 1 hr 52 min
Narrator: Stephen Platt
Published: 06/09/2020
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Krishna: The History and Legacy of the Popular Hindu Deity, Charles River Editors

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Hinduism as a religion spans more than 3,000 years, and now it includes nearly 1 billion ...

Unabridged: 2 hr 40 min
Narrator: Daniel Houle
Published: 09/17/2020
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Ancient Greek Cavalry: The History and Legacy of Classical Greece's Forgotten Soldiers, Charles River Editors

Ancient Greek Cavalry: The Histor...

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Modern perceptions of ancient Greece are almost always based on Athens and Sparta, which...

Unabridged: 1 hr 18 min
Narrator: Colin Fluxman
Published: 09/15/2020
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What if Carthage Won the Punic Wars? An Alternative History of the Conflict Between Rome and Carthage, Charles River Editors

What if Carthage Won the Punic Wa...

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The Punic Wars spanned more than a century, brought the loss of approximately 400,000 li...

Unabridged: 2 hr 38 min
Narrator: Daniel Houle
Published: 09/15/2020
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War of the Sicilian Vespers, The: The History and Legacy of Sicily's Rebellion against the French in the Late 13th Century, Charles River Editors

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However diverse Sicily might be, it is also paradoxically considered to be an emblem of ...

Unabridged: 1 hr 35 min
Narrator: Colin Fluxman
Published: 09/22/2020
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Beavers and Plumes: The History of the Trade and Conflicts Over Beaver Hats and Feathered Hats, Charles River Editors

Beavers and Plumes: The History o...

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Though the importance of hats is easy to overlook, it was deadly serious in more ways tha...

Unabridged: 1 hr 48 min
Narrator: Gregory T. Luzitan...
Published: 09/17/2020
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Haitian Revolution, The: The History and Legacy of the Slave Uprising that Led to Haiti's Independence, Charles River Editors

Haitian Revolution, The: The Hist...

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Hispaniola entered the European record in 1492 when Christopher Columbus made landfall o...

Unabridged: 2 hr 4 min
Narrator: Daniel Houle
Published: 09/23/2020
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Papa Doc and Baby Doc Duvalier: The Lives and Legacies of Haiti's Most Notorious Rulers, Charles River Editors

Papa Doc and Baby Doc Duvalier: T...

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To date, Haiti is the poorest country in the Western hemisphere, and one of the poorest ...

Unabridged: 1 hr 46 min
Narrator: Daniel Houle
Published: 10/25/2020
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Frederic Bastiat: The Life and Legacy of the Influential French Economist, Charles River Editors

Frederic Bastiat: The Life and Le...

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Among those who championed free markets, perhaps no economist has written so forcefully ...

Unabridged: 1 hr 31 min
Narrator: Colin Fluxman
Published: 10/31/2020
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Miami, The: The History and Legacy of the Native American Tribe across the Great Lakes and Oklahoma, Charles River Editors

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The short war between a confederation of Native American tribes under Little Turtle&rsqu...

Unabridged: 2 hr 21 min
Narrator: Daniel Houle
Published: 10/27/2020
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The History and Legacy of America's Most Unusual Riots in the Early 19th Century, Charles River Editors

The History and Legacy of America...

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Riots are an aspect of American history that do not show up much in history textbooks, e...

Unabridged: 1 hr 33 min
Narrator: Daniel Houle
Published: 10/29/2020
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Anglo-Saxon England Before the Norman Conquest: The History and Legacy of the Anglo-Saxons during the Early Middle Ages, Charles River Editors

Anglo-Saxon England Before the No...

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Shortly after Emperor Hadrian came to power in the early 2nd century CE, he decided to s...

Unabridged: 2 hr 22 min
Narrator: Colin Fluxman
Published: 11/15/2020
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Cambrian Period, The: The History and Legacy of the Start of Complex Life on Earth, Charles River Editors

Cambrian Period, The: The History...

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As Earth entered the Cambrian Period, there was a relatively sudden increase in life for...

Unabridged: 1 hr 31 min
Narrator: Colin Fluxman
Published: 10/29/2020
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1811 German Coast Uprising, The: The History and Legacy of America's Largest Slave Revolt, Charles River Editors

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While Nat Turner’s rebellion remains famous today, a far larger uprising took plac...

Unabridged: 1 hr 24 min
Narrator: Daniel Houle
Published: 11/22/2020
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Gutians, The: The History and Legacy of the Asian Nomads Who Spread across the Near East in Antiquity, Charles River Editors

Gutians, The: The History and Leg...

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The ancient Gutians are probably not one of the groups that come to most people’s ...

Unabridged: 1 hr 35 min
Narrator: Daniel Houle
Published: 10/29/2020
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Toussaint L'Ouverture and Jean-Jacques Dessalines: The History and Legacy of the Haitian Revolution's Most Famous Leaders, Charles River Editors

Toussaint L'Ouverture and Jean-Ja...

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The island of Hispaniola is the second largest island in the Antilles chain behind Cuba,...

Unabridged: 2 hr 10 min
Narrator: Daniel Houle
Published: 08/29/2020
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Modern Jamaica: The History of the Caribbean Island from Christopher Columbus to Today, Charles River Editors

Modern Jamaica: The History of th...

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One of the largest islands in the Caribbean and also home to the Arawak and Tainos. Jama...

Unabridged: 2 hr 26 min
Narrator: Daniel Houle
Published: 12/02/2020
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Cochise: The Life and Legacy of the Famous Apache Chief, Charles River Editors

Cochise: The Life and Legacy of t...

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Among all the Native American tribes, the Spanish, Mexicans, and Americans learned the h...

Unabridged: 2 hr 21 min
Narrator: Daniel Houle
Published: 01/27/2021
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Ancient Yamhad: The History and Legacy of Syria's First Great Kingdom, Charles River Editors

Ancient Yamhad: The History and L...

by Charles River Editors

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The creative impetus of organized society in the Fertile Crescent initially came from so...

Unabridged: 1 hr 33 min
Narrator: Daniel Houle
Published: 01/27/2021
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Ottoman-Russian Wars of the 18th Century, The: The History of the Conflicts that Strengthened Russia and Led to the Decline of the Ottoman Empire, Charles River Editors

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In the wake of taking Constantinople, the Ottoman Empire would spend the next few centur...

Unabridged: 2 hr 15 min
Narrator: Daniel Houle
Published: 01/09/2021
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Heaven's Gate: The History and Legacy of Marshall Applewhite's Notorious Doomsday Cult, Charles River Editors

Heaven's Gate: The History and Le...

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On paper, the extraordinarily unorthodox ideology spouted by Heaven's Gate ranks near th...

Unabridged: 1 hr 57 min
Narrator: Daniel Houle
Published: 01/02/2021
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Life Cycles of Stars, The: The History of the Lives and Deaths of Stars, Charles River Editors

Life Cycles of Stars, The: The Hi...

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When people look up into the night sky, the stars seem fixed and immutable, as unchangin...

Unabridged: 1 hr 21 min
Narrator: Colin Fluxman
Published: 01/27/2021
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Book of Revelation, The: The History and Legacy of the Apocalyptic Final Book of the Bible, Charles River Editors

Book of Revelation, The: The Hist...

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About 2,000 years ago, a prophet named John wrote a book about his strange visions while...

Unabridged: 1 hr 37 min
Narrator: Daniel Houle
Published: 12/23/2020
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Modern Latvia: The History and Legacy of Latvia's Struggle for Independence in the 20th Century, Charles River Editors

Modern Latvia: The History and Le...

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The three modern Baltic states - Latvia, Lithuania and Estonia - may occupy small tracts...

Unabridged: 1 hr 28 min
Narrator: Colin Fluxman
Published: 12/15/2020
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Project Gemini: The History and Legacy of NASA's Human Spaceflight Missions Before the Apollo Program, Charles River Editors

Project Gemini: The History and L...

by Charles River Editors

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In some ways, Project Gemini is a neglected part of the US space program. Sandwiched bet...

Unabridged: 2 hr 8 min
Narrator: Daniel Houle
Published: 01/30/2021
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The History and Legacy of America's Most Unusual Riots in the Late 19th Century, Charles River Editors

The History and Legacy of America...

by Charles River Editors

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Riots are an aspect of American history that do not show up much in history textbooks, e...

Unabridged: 1 hr 57 min
Narrator: Daniel Houle
Published: 02/27/2021
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Franz Kafka: The Life and Legacy of One of the 20th Century's Most Influential Writers, Charles River Editors

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Franz Kafka was among the most unique authors in the early 20th century, and as a Jewish ...

Unabridged: 1 hr 16 min
Narrator: Colin Fluxman
Published: 02/24/2021
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Burgundians, The: The History of the Early Kingdoms of Burgundy in the Middle Ages, Charles River Editors

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A history of Burgundy could more accurately be described as the "history of the Burgundi...

Unabridged: 1 hr 36 min
Narrator: Colin Fluxman
Published: 03/04/2021
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Project Mercury: The History and Legacy of America's First Human Spaceflight Program, Charles River Editors

Project Mercury: The History and ...

by Charles River Editors

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The successful Apollo 11 mission was certainly an astonishing technological triumph, but...

Unabridged: 1 hr 52 min
Narrator: Daniel Houle
Published: 02/24/2021
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Cristero War, The: The History and Legacy of the Major Religious Uprising in Mexico, Charles River Editors

Cristero War, The: The History an...

by Charles River Editors

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The Cristero War in Mexico is the last great armed movement in a country that for a hund...

Unabridged: 1 hr 32 min
Narrator: Daniel Houle
Published: 03/07/2021
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Erie, The: The History and Legacy of the Native American Group, Charles River Editors

Erie, The: The History and Legacy...

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Along the sandy shores and ancient forests of crystal blue Lake Erie, a proud, brave, an...

Unabridged: 1 hr 34 min
Narrator: Daniel Houle
Published: 03/04/2021
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Battle of Tours, The: The History and Legacy of the Decisive Battle Between the Moors and Franks in France, Charles River Editors

Battle of Tours, The: The History...

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While the Moors have always been associated with Spain due to their lengthy stay on the ...

Unabridged: 1 hr 34 min
Narrator: Colin Fluxman
Published: 04/03/2021