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The Opium Wars and Sino-Japanese Wars: The History of the Conflicts that Ended China's Standing as a World Power, Charles River Editors

The Opium Wars and Sino-Japanese ...

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The 19th century saw the rise of one of the largest, most powerful empires of the modern ...

Unabridged: 4 hr 38 min
Narrator: Martin Taylor
Published: 05/30/2023
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The Railroad Robber Barons: The Lives of the Magnates Who Dominated America's Rail Industry in the 19th Century, Charles River Editors

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The Gilded Age and the dawn of the 20th century are often remembered as an era full of m...

Unabridged: 5 hr 33 min
Narrator: Bill Caufield
Published: 05/30/2023
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The Occupation and Liberation of France during World War II: The History of the Decisive Campaigns in 1940 and 1944, Charles River Editors

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One of the most famous people in the world came to tour the city of Paris for the first t...

Unabridged: 3 hr 31 min
Narrator: Bill Caufield
Published: 07/12/2023
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America's Most Influential Jazz Artists, Charles River Editors

America's Most Influential Jazz A...

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Louis Armstrong once claimed that “Every time I close my eyes blowing that trumpet ...

Unabridged: 4 hr 57 min
Narrator: Michelle Humphries...
Published: 06/21/2023
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The Evolution of Modern Mathematics: The Lives of Influential Mathematicians Who Helped Bring Math into the Computer Age Kindle, Charles River Editors

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In the last 50 years, life has been simplified by the awe-inspiring advancements that hav...

Unabridged: 6 hr 1 min
Narrator: Jim Walsh
Published: 07/04/2023
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The Turkish War of Independence: The History of the Conflicts that Created the Modern State of Turkey, Charles River Editors

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The fall of the Ottoman Empire set the political and geostrategic scene of the new Middl...

Unabridged: 2 hr 31 min
Narrator: Ross Jenkins
Published: 07/12/2023
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The End of the Civil War: The History of the Battles and Events that Destroyed the Confederacy and Finished the War Between the States, Charles River Editors

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Americans have long been fascinated by the Civil War, marveling at the size of the battle...

Unabridged: 5 hr 59 min
Narrator: Jim Walsh
Published: 06/23/2023
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Medieval Conspiracy Theories: The History of the Most Popular Conspiracy Theories about the Middle Ages, Charles River Editors

Medieval Conspiracy Theories: The...

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Few eras are easier to let the imagination run wild than the Middle Ages, which have oft...

Unabridged: 1 hr 28 min
Narrator: Colin Fluxman
Published: 09/13/2023
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The War of the Keys: The History and Legacy of the Military Conflict Between the Holy Roman Empire and the Vatican, Charles River Editors

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It has been famously pointed out that the Holy Roman Empire was neither holy, nor Roman, ...

Unabridged: 1 hr 32 min
Narrator: Bill Caufield
Published: 06/22/2023
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Operation Speedy Express: The History and Legacy of One of the Vietnam War's Most Controversial Campaigns, Charles River Editors

Operation Speedy Express: The His...

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Before the Vietnam War, most Americans would have been hard pressed to locate Vietnam on...

Unabridged: 1 hr 34 min
Narrator: Jim D. Johnston
Published: 07/10/2023
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The Middle East in World War I: The History and Legacy of the Biggest Campaigns in the Great War's Forgotten Theater, Charles River Editors

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World War I, also known in its time as the “Great War” or the “War to ...

Unabridged: 4 hr 28 min
Narrator: Jim Walsh
Published: 07/11/2023
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1914: The History and Legacy of World War I's First Year, Charles River Editors

1914: The History and Legacy of W...

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Needless to say, the First World War came at an unfortunate time for those who would figh...

Unabridged: 4 hr 34 min
Narrator: Elias Anderson
Published: 07/05/2023
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The Germanic Tribes in Antiquity: The History and Legacy of the Ancient Peoples Who Spread across Europe, Charles River Editors

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Despite all the accomplishments and widespread victories and conquests that the ancient R...

Unabridged: 5 hr 45 min
Narrator: Victoria Woodson
Published: 07/12/2023
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The History and Legacy of the British Empire's Most Famous Trading Companies across the World, Charles River Editors

The History and Legacy of the Bri...

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Perhaps the most famous trade company in all of history, the East India Company served as...

Unabridged: 3 hr 43 min
Narrator: Victoria Woodson
Published: 07/11/2023
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Crusading against Christians: The History and Legacy of the Catholic Church's Crusades against Other Christians during the Middle Ages, Charles River Editors

Crusading against Christians: The...

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After the fall of the Western Roman Empire in the 5th century, when Western Europe was go...

Unabridged: 5 hr 44 min
Narrator: Bill Caufield
Published: 07/01/2023
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Montenegro in the Late Middle Ages: The History of the Different States and Dynasties that Controlled the Area, Charles River Editors

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Much has been written about Western intervention during the breakup of Yugoslavia, and wh...

Unabridged: 1 hr 39 min
Narrator: KC Wayman
Published: 06/28/2023
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The Sipahi: The History and Legacy of the Ottoman Empire's Elite Cavalry, Charles River Editors

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Among those who were responsible for the projection of Ottoman power, few deserve as muc...

Unabridged: 1 hr 22 min
Narrator: KC Wayman
Published: 06/17/2023
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Egyptology: The History and Legacy of the Modern Study of Ancient Egypt, Charles River Editors

Egyptology: The History and Legac...

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Africa may have given rise to the first human beings, and Egypt probably gave rise to the...

Unabridged: 4 hr 32 min
Narrator: Mary Rossman
Published: 06/23/2023
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America's Most Influential Mountain Men: The History and Legacy of the 19th Century Explorers Who Helped Chart Paths to the West, Charles River Editors

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By the golden age of the mountain man in the mid-19th-century, there were perhaps only 3,...

Unabridged: 5 hr 50 min
Narrator: Jim Walsh
Published: 07/01/2023
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Ancient Conspiracy Theories: The History of the Most Popular Conspiracy Theories about the Ancient World, Charles River Editors

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For decades, parodies featuring ominous, mysterious cults have been a favorite gag in pop...

Unabridged: 2 hr 52 min
Narrator: Michelle Humphries...
Published: 06/14/2023
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The Carlist Wars: The History and Legacy of the Spanish Civil Wars in the 19th Century, Charles River Editors

The Carlist Wars: The History and...

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Thinking of Spain as a modern nation state today distorts the complicated reality that th...

Unabridged: 1 hr 23 min
Narrator: Steve Knupp
Published: 06/28/2023
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The Mysterious British Isles: A Collection of Mysteries, Legends, and Unexplained Phenomena across Britain and Ireland, Charles River Editors

The Mysterious British Isles: A C...

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Great Britain is an ancient land steeped in history and tradition, filled with prehistori...

Unabridged: 5 hr 21 min
Narrator: Victoria Woodson
Published: 06/18/2023
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The New Zealand Wars: The History and Legacy of the British Empire's Conflicts with the Indigenous M?ori, Charles River Editors

The New Zealand Wars: The History...

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In 1769, Captain James Cook’s historic expedition in the region would lead to an En...

Unabridged: 2 hr 29 min
Narrator: Unknown Narrator
Published: 07/05/2023
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The Amorite Kingdoms: The History of the First Babylonian Dynasty and the Other Mesopotamian Kingdoms Established by the Amorites, Charles River Editors

The Amorite Kingdoms: The History...

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As the Canaanites established themselves in most of the Levant and the Hurrians carved ou...

Unabridged: 4 hr 25 min
Narrator: Mary Rossman
Published: 07/01/2023
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The Famous Lost Cities of Antiquity: The History of Large Settlements in Ancient Egypt, Greece, and the Middle East that Suddenly Disappeared, Charles River Editors

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Throughout the millennia since the pharaohs ruled Egypt, peasants have routinely used rem...

Unabridged: 4 hr 27 min
Narrator: Mary Rossman
Published: 06/21/2023
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The North-West Rebellion: The History and Legacy of the Native American Uprising against Canada in the Late 19th Century, Charles River Editors

The North-West Rebellion: The His...

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The Metis people, later one of the three recognized aboriginal groups in Canada, were an ...

Unabridged: 1 hr 37 min
Narrator: Jim Walsh
Published: 06/14/2023
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The Mississippian Culture: The History and Legacy of the Ancient Indigenous Culture in North America, Charles River Editors

The Mississippian Culture: The Hi...

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When most people think of “ancient American civilizations,” the Aztec, Maya,...

Unabridged: 1 hr 46 min
Narrator: Steve Knupp
Published: 06/14/2023
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The History of France Under German Occupation During World War II, Charles River Editors

The History of France Under Germa...

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Emerging from France's catastrophic 1940 defeat like a bedraggled and rather sinister pho...

Unabridged: 4 hr 36 min
Narrator: Bill Caufield
Published: 06/21/2023
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The Rise of Islam in the Balkans: The History of the Ottoman Empire's Islamization Efforts in Eastern Europe, Charles River Editors

The Rise of Islam in the Balkans:...

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In terms of geopolitics, perhaps the most seminal event of the Middle Ages was the succes...

Unabridged: 1 hr 19 min
Narrator: Ross Jenkins
Published: 06/22/2023
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Germany Between the World Wars: The History and Legacy of the Weimar Republic and Nazi Germany in the Interwar Period, Charles River Editors

Germany Between the World Wars: T...

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The Weimar Republic has become a byword for a failed, tragic, political experiment. The o...

Unabridged: 5 hr 56 min
Narrator: Bill Caufield
Published: 06/14/2023
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Splitting the Confederacy: The History of the Union Campaigns to Take the Mississippi River, Charles River Editors

Splitting the Confederacy: The Hi...

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Given its importance, it’s somewhat surprising in retrospect that the Union managed...

Unabridged: 2 hr 49 min
Narrator: Jim Walsh
Published: 06/21/2023
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The History and Legacy of Asia Minor's Most Important Ancient Civilizations, Charles River Editors

The History and Legacy of Asia Mi...

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The pages of world history textbooks contain a litany of “lost” empires and c...

Unabridged: 5 hr
Narrator: Victoria Woodson
Published: 07/18/2023
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Crusading against the Ottomans: The History and Legacy of the Christian Battles against the Ottoman Empire in Central Europe, Charles River Editors

Crusading against the Ottomans: T...

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In terms of geopolitics, perhaps the most seminal event of the Middle Ages was the succes...

Unabridged: 2 hr 52 min
Narrator: Ross Jenkins
Published: 07/14/2023
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Gobekli Tepe: The History and Mystery of One of the World's Oldest Neolithic Sites, Charles River Editors

Gobekli Tepe: The History and Mys...

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The Neolithic period came before the Bronze Age and is generally regarded as the final su...

Unabridged: 1 hr 7 min
Narrator: KC Wayman
Published: 07/14/2023
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Burying the Dead in Ancient Egypt: The History of Egyptian Mummies, Tombs, and Other Burial Rituals, Charles River Editors

Burying the Dead in Ancient Egypt...

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Given the abundance of funerary artifacts that have been found within the sands of Egypt,...

Unabridged: 5 hr 35 min
Narrator: Michelle Humphries...
Published: 07/18/2023
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The Philadelphia Experiment: The History of World War II's Most Unshakable Urban Legend, Charles River Editors

The Philadelphia Experiment: The ...

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The borderlands of the paranormal include some bizarre stories. However, none are more st...

Unabridged: 1 hr 10 min
Narrator: Steve Knupp
Published: 07/19/2023
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Erich Hartmann: The Life and Legacy of the Luftwaffe's Top Fighter Ace during World War II, Charles River Editors

Erich Hartmann: The Life and Lega...

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The Third Reich's Luftwaffe began World War II with significant advantages over other Eur...

Unabridged: 1 hr 48 min
Narrator: Steve Knupp
Published: 09/28/2023
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NASA's Space Race Programs: The History and Legacy of NASA Missions in the 1950s and 1960s, Charles River Editors

NASA's Space Race Programs: The H...

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Today the Space Race is widely viewed poignantly and fondly as a race to the Moon that cu...

Unabridged: 8 hr 15 min
Narrator: Bill Caufield
Published: 07/18/2023
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America's Deadliest Hurricanes: The History of the Three Worst Hurricanes in American History, Charles River Editors

America's Deadliest Hurricanes: T...

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Hurricanes have been devastating communities for thousands of years, bringing about vario...

Unabridged: 2 hr 55 min
Narrator: Mary Rossman
Published: 07/19/2023
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The Anglo-Saxons and the Jutes: The History and Legacy of the European Groups that Settled Britain in the Middle Ages, Charles River Editors

The Anglo-Saxons and the Jutes: T...

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As the Western Roman Empire collapsed in the late 5th century, Hadrian’s Wall was a...

Unabridged: 2 hr 32 min
Narrator: Victoria Woodson
Published: 08/18/2023
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America's Legendary Frontier Towns: The History of Tombstone, Deadwood, and Dodge City, Charles River Editors

America's Legendary Frontier Town...

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The Wild West has made legends out of many men, but it has forged a lasting legacy for t...

Unabridged: 4 hr 33 min
Narrator: Ross Jenkins
Published: 08/18/2023
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Dick Bong: The Life and Legacy of America's Greatest Combat Ace during World War II, Charles River Editors

Dick Bong: The Life and Legacy of...

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During World War II, greatly increased engine power allowed these aircraft to slice throu...

Unabridged: 1 hr 27 min
Narrator: Jim Walsh
Published: 08/09/2023
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The Planet X Hypothesis: The History and Legacy of the Theory that the Solar System has a Hidden Planet, Charles River Editors

The Planet X Hypothesis: The Hist...

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Naturally, as technological advances and the creation of flying aircraft became realities...

Unabridged: 1 hr 23 min
Narrator: Jim D. Johnston
Published: 08/04/2023
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Medieval Exorcisms: The History and Legacy of the Beliefs in Demonic Possession during the Middle Ages, Charles River Editors

Medieval Exorcisms: The History a...

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In the 21st century, most people associate the idea of the possession of a person or plac...

Unabridged: 1 hr 35 min
Narrator: Jim D. Johnston
Published: 08/04/2023
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The Library of Alexandria and the Library of Pergamon: The History of the Most Important Libraries in Antiquity, Charles River Editors

The Library of Alexandria and the...

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In the Middle Ages, the lack of libraries in the West helped contribute to the popular im...

Unabridged: 1 hr 32 min
Narrator: Cathy Barnes
Published: 04/26/2023
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Early America's Most Important Expeditions: The History of the Lewis and Clark Expedition and Zebulon Pike's Expeditions, Charles River Editors

Early America's Most Important Ex...

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Throughout his presidency at the beginning of the 19th century, Thomas Jefferson had wor...

Unabridged: 2 hr 27 min
Narrator: Mary Rossman
Published: 08/05/2023
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Hans-Ulrich Rudel: The Life and Legacy of the Luftwaffe's Deadliest Stuka Pilot, Charles River Editors

Hans-Ulrich Rudel: The Life and L...

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Few people personified the advancements, abilities, and tactical adeptness of the Luftwaf...

Unabridged: 1 hr 47 min
Narrator: Jim Walsh
Published: 07/21/2023
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England's Entry into North America: The History of the First English Expeditions and Settlements in the Western Hemisphere, Charles River Editors

England's Entry into North Americ...

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Nearly 20 years before Jamestown was settled, the English established one of the earlies...

Unabridged: 5 hr 25 min
Narrator: Victoria Woodson
Published: 08/06/2023
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The Black Dahlia and Sharon Tate: The Lives and Deaths of Hollywood's Most Famous Murder Victims, Charles River Editors

The Black Dahlia and Sharon Tate:...

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In the years following World War II, Los Angeles and other large American cities were hi...

Unabridged: 2 hr 27 min
Narrator: Michelle Humphries...
Published: 08/13/2023
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Allen Dulles: The Life of the CIA's Most Powerful and Notorious Director, Charles River Editors

Allen Dulles: The Life of the CIA...

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The 28-year period from 1933-1961, bracketed on one end by Hitler’s rise to power ...

Unabridged: 2 hr 34 min
Narrator: Ross Jenkins
Published: 08/06/2023