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Fighting the Plague in Antiquity and the Middle Ages: The History of Ancient and Medieval Efforts to Prevent the Spread of Diseases, Charles River Editors

Fighting the Plague in Antiquity ...

by Charles River Editors

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Plague and pestilence have both fascinated and terrified humanity from the very beginning. Societies and individuals have struggled to make ...

Unabridged: 2 hr 6 min
Narrator: Daniel Houle
Published: 04/15/2020
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Saber-Toothed Tigers: The History and Legacy of the Most Famous Extinct Cat Species, Charles River Editors

Saber-Toothed Tigers: The History...

by Charles River Editors

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Saber-toothed tigers were arguably the most fabled of all the Ice Age creatures. The fearsome beast has earned itself quite the reputation, a...

Unabridged: 1 hr 55 min
Narrator: Daniel Houle
Published: 02/15/2020
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The Egyptian Book of the Dead: The Papyrus of Ani in the British Museum, E.A. Wallis Budge

The Egyptian Book of the Dead: Th...

by E.A. Wallis Budge

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The Egyptian Book of the Dead is unquestionably one of the most influential books in all of history. Embodying a ritual to be performed for t...

Unabridged: 1 hr 15 min
Narrator: Chris Matthews
Published: 07/18/2019
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Ancient Egypt – The Glory of the Pharaohs, David Angus

Ancient Egypt – The Glory o...

by David Angus

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Ancient Egypt – The Glory of the Pharaohs tells us about civilisation under the pharaohs, of mysterious statues and tombs, incredible o...

Unabridged: 2 hr 25 min
Narrator: Nicholas Boulton
Published: 03/26/2012
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Pagan Origins of the Christ Myth, John G Jackson

Pagan Origins of the Christ Myth

by John G Jackson

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In this pamphlet Jackson sources the pagan origins of Christian doctrine with particular focus on the creation and atonement myths. Rooted in...

Unabridged: 58 min
Narrator: Yosef Cant
Published: 08/07/2019
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Jurassic Period, The: The History and Legacy of the Geologic Era Most Associated with Dinosaurs, Charles River Editors

Jurassic Period, The: The History...

by Charles River Editors

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The early history of our planet covers such vast stretches of time that years, centuries and even millennia become virtually meaningless. Ins...

Unabridged: 1 hr 48 min
Narrator: Gregory T. Luzitan...
Published: 04/27/2020
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The Life of Theseus, Plutarch

The Life of Theseus

by Plutarch

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The Greeks glorified Theseus as the historical founder of Athens. Plutarch’s record of his life incorporates all known facts and legend...

Unabridged: 1 hr 10 min
Narrator: Andrea Giordani
Published: 05/06/2018
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Bronze Age in Europe, The: The History and Legacy of Civilizations Across Europe from 3200-600 BCE, Charles River Editors

Bronze Age in Europe, The: The Hi...

by Charles River Editors

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While the Bronze Age is recognized as one of history’s most important phases, it’s been hard for historians to precisely date. T...

Unabridged: 1 hr 39 min
Narrator: Dan Gallagher
Published: 03/20/2019
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Flinders Petrie: The Life and Legacy of the Father of Modern Egyptology, Charles River Editors

Flinders Petrie: The Life and Leg...

by Charles River Editors

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Though he couldn’t have known it, the various scholars and scientists that Napoleon Bonaparte brought to Egypt during his military camp...

Unabridged: 2 hr 27 min
Narrator: Bill Hare
Published: 04/26/2019
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Egyptian Pyramids Revisited, Moustafa Gadalla

Egyptian Pyramids Revisited

by Moustafa Gadalla

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A complete handbook about the pyramids of Ancient Egypt during the Pyramid Age. It contains: the locations and dimensions of interiors and ex...

Unabridged: 3 hr 59 min
Narrator: Susie Hennessy
Published: 07/22/2019
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Alexander the Great and the Achaemenid Persian Empire: The History and Legacy of the Macedonian King's Campaign against the Persians, Charles River Editors

Alexander the Great and the Achae...

by Charles River Editors

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Over the last 2,000 years, ambitious men have dreamed of forging vast empires and attaining eternal glory in battle, but of all the conqueror...

Unabridged: 4 hr 11 min
Narrator: Daniel Houle
Published: 03/23/2020
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The Apology of Socrates According to Plato, Plato

The Apology of Socrates According...

by Plato

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The Apology of Socrates, written by Plato, is a Socratic dialogue of the speech of legal self-defence which Socrates spoke at his trial for i...

Unabridged: 1 hr 10 min
Narrator: Robin Homer
Published: 06/08/2020
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Sulla: The Controversial Life and Legacy of the Roman Dictator, Charles River Editors

Sulla: The Controversial Life and...

by Charles River Editors

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It’s quite possible that none of what Caesar did would’ve happened without the template for such actions being set by Lucius Corn...

Unabridged: 1 hr 39 min
Narrator: Gregory T. Luzitan...
Published: 06/12/2020
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The Spartans, Andrew J. Bayliss

The Spartans

by Andrew J. Bayliss

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The image of Sparta, and the Spartans, is one dyed indelibly into the public consciousness: musclebound soldiers with long hair and red cloak...

Unabridged: 4 hr 32 min
Narrator: Shaun Grindell
Published: 07/31/2020
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Egyptian Mythology: The Fascinating History and Myths from Ancient Egypt (2 in 1), Xena Ronin

Egyptian Mythology: The Fascinati...

by Xena Ronin

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This title consists of two books, which are the following:1: This book contains all the gods and goddesses from ancient Egypt that you can im...

Unabridged: 8 hr 33 min
Narrator: Ashlynne Carey
Published: 05/11/2020
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Athenian Navy and Spartan Army, The: The History and Legacy of Ancient Greece’s Most Famous Military Forces, Charles River Editors

Athenian Navy and Spartan Army, T...

by Charles River Editors

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“Forward, sons of the Greeks,Liberate the fatherland,Liberate your children, your women,The altars of the gods of your fathers,And the ...

Unabridged: 4 hr 4 min
Narrator: Scott Clem
Published: 04/19/2019
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Roman Empire The history of Rome and its Emperors, Randy Jackson

Roman Empire

by Randy Jackson

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Discover the story of the greatest empire in history. Randy Jackson travels back into the age of Caesar and takes you with him.Listen to stor...

Unabridged: 5 hr 46 min
Narrator: Jeffrey Brown
Published: 04/04/2020
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The Epic of Gilgamesh, Stephen Langdon

The Epic of Gilgamesh

by Stephen Langdon

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The Epic of Gilgamesh is the oldest surviving literary work in the world. The epic poetry describes the ancient King Gilgamesh and his journ...

Unabridged: 23 min
Narrator: Victor Craig
Published: 02/21/2020
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Book of the Dead, The: The History and Legacy of Ancient Egypt’s Famous Funerary Texts, Charles River Editors

Book of the Dead, The: The Histor...

by Charles River Editors

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Given the abundance of funerary artifacts that have been found within the sands of Egypt, it sometimes seems as though the Ancient Egyptians...

Unabridged: 1 hr 31 min
Narrator: Jim Johnston
Published: 03/20/2019
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The King of Infinite Space Euclid and His Elements, David Berlinski

The King of Infinite Space

by David Berlinski

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Geometry defines the world around us, helping us make sense of everything from architecture to military science to fashion. And for over two ...

Unabridged: 3 hr 54 min
Narrator: Arthur Morey
Published: 04/15/2013
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The Roman Republic A Very Short Introduction, David M. Gwynn

The Roman Republic

by David M. Gwynn

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The rise and fall of the Roman Republic occupies a special place in the history of Western civilization. From humble beginnings on the seven ...

Unabridged: 4 hr 23 min
Narrator: Paul Woodson
Published: 12/18/2018
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Homer A Very Short Introduction, Barbara Graziosi

Homer

by Barbara Graziosi

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Homer's mythological tales of war and homecoming, The Iliad and The Odyssey, are widely considered to be two of the most influential works in...

Unabridged: 3 hr 28 min
Narrator: Anne Flosnik
Published: 06/28/2019
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How to Be a Bad Emperor An Ancient Guide to Truly Terrible Leaders, Suetonius

How to Be a Bad Emperor

by Suetonius

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If recent history has taught us anything, it's that sometimes the best guide to leadership is the negative example. But that insight is hardl...

Unabridged: 2 hr 26 min
Ancient Wisdom for Modern Readers
Narrator: P.J. Ochlan
Published: 03/24/2020
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Egyptian Mythology: Gods, Goddesses, and Medicine from Ancient Egypt, Xena Ronin

Egyptian Mythology: Gods, Goddess...

by Xena Ronin

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This book contains all the gods and goddesses from ancient Egypt that you can imagine. The list is long, and the names go on for a while. Nee...

Unabridged: 4 hr 30 min
Narrator: Ashlynne Carey
Published: 05/04/2020
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Egyptian Mythology: Legends about Princes and Princesses in Ancient Egypt, Xena Ronin

Egyptian Mythology: Legends about...

by Xena Ronin

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Fixate your focus on the great stories from the past, the legends from the desert lands that have been forgotten but still passed on.This myt...

Unabridged: 3 hr 47 min
Narrator: Ashlynne Carey
Published: 05/08/2020
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Egyptian Mythology: History and Myths about Mummies, the Afterlife, Gods, Love and Marriage, Xena Ronin

Egyptian Mythology: History and M...

by Xena Ronin

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What was Egyptian civilization like more than 2,000 years ago? What did those people believe in? How did they live?These and many other thing...

Unabridged: 4 hr 3 min
Narrator: Ashlynne Carey
Published: 05/09/2020
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Egyptian Mythology: Creatures, Facts, Gods, and Goddesses (2 in 1 Combo), Xena Ronin

Egyptian Mythology: Creatures, Fa...

by Xena Ronin

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This book contains of 2 single titles, combined into one:Book 1 on Egyptian mythology: This book contains all the gods and goddesses from anc...

Unabridged: 8 hr 18 min
Narrator: Ashlynne Carey
Published: 05/11/2020
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Egyptian Mythology: Ancient Culture, Beliefs, and Traditions (2-Book Combo), Xena Ronin

Egyptian Mythology: Ancient Cultu...

by Xena Ronin

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Listen to these 2 books in 1 about ancient Egypt:Book 1: Fixate your focus on the great stories from the past, the legends from the desert la...

Unabridged: 7 hr 50 min
Narrator: Ashlynne Carey
Published: 05/11/2020
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Harappa: The History of the Ancient Indus Valley Civilization’s Most Famous City, Charles River Editors

Harappa: The History of the Ancie...

by Charles River Editors

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When one thinks of the world’s first cities, Sumer, Memphis, and Babylon are some of the first to come to mind, but if the focus then ...

Unabridged: 1 hr 36 min
Narrator: Scott Clem
Published: 11/26/2019
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Mythology Norse Mythology, Chinese Mythology, and Greek Mythology, Bernard Hayes

Mythology

by Bernard Hayes

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Book 1: In Chinese mythology, there is so much symbolism, and there are so many wise lessons to discover. It’s almost criminal that Wes...

Unabridged: 9 hr 21 min
Narrator: Kyle Walton
Published: 07/26/2019
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Mysterious Egypt: A Collection of Ancient Egyptian Mysteries, Strange Stories, and Archaeological Oddities, Charles River Editors

Mysterious Egypt: A Collection of...

by Charles River Editors

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Part of the reason Egyptian history is so intriguing is because it is so enigmatic. The imposing monuments, the strange practice of mummifica...

Unabridged: 2 hr 17 min
Narrator: Daniel Houle
Published: 12/10/2019
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Ancient Indus Valley Civilization’s Biggest Cities, The: The History and Legacy of Mohenjo-daro, Harappa, and Kalibangan, Charles River Editors

Ancient Indus Valley Civilization...

by Charles River Editors

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When one thinks of the world’s first cities, Sumer, Memphis, and Babylon are some of the first to come to mind, but if the focus then s...

Unabridged: 3 hr 9 min
Narrator: Scott Clem
Published: 11/25/2019
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Battle of Gaugamela, The: The History of Alexander the Great's Decisive Victory and the Destruction of the Achaemenid Persian Empire, Charles River Editors

Battle of Gaugamela, The: The His...

by Charles River Editors

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At one point in antiquity, the Achaemenid Persian Empire was the largest empire the world had ever seen, but aside from its role in the Greco...

Unabridged: 2 hr 4 min
Narrator: Daniel Houle
Published: 11/26/2019
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The Ancient Egyptian Metaphysical Architecture, Moustafa Gadalla

The Ancient Egyptian Metaphysical...

by Moustafa Gadalla

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This book reveals the Ancient Egyptian knowledge of harmonic proportion, sacred geometry, and number mysticism, as manifested in their texts,...

Unabridged: 6 hr 31 min
Narrator: Susie Hennessy
Published: 09/18/2019
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Ancient Greece A Captivating Guide to Greek History Starting from the Greek Dark Ages to the End of Antiquity, Captivating History

Ancient Greece

by Captivating History

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Explore the captivating history of ancient Greece!  The culture and events of Greece were so influential they have a significant ef...

Unabridged: 1 hr 50 min
Narrator: Duke Holm
Published: 03/19/2018
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Ancient Rome A Captivating Introduction to the Roman Republic, the Rise and Fall of the Roman Empire, and the Byzantine Empire, Captivating History

Ancient Rome

by Captivating History

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The Roman civilization is probably the single most important civilization in the history of the planet. Its expansion defined Europe. Its con...

Unabridged: 3 hr 10 min
Narrator: Timothy Burke
Published: 09/14/2018
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Egyptian Romany - The Essence of Hispania, Moustafa Gadalla

Egyptian Romany - The Essence of ...

by Moustafa Gadalla

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This book reveals the Ancient Egyptian roots of the Romany (Gypsies) and how they brought about the civilization and orientalization of Hispa...

Unabridged: 10 hr 10 min
Narrator: Susie Hennessy
Published: 03/16/2020
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Antonine Plague, The: The History and Legacy of the Ancient Roman Empire's Worst Pandemic, Charles River Editors

Antonine Plague, The: The History...

by Charles River Editors

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According to some historians, the success ancient Rome's "Five Good Emperors" had in centralizing the empire's administration, while undoubte...

Unabridged: 1 hr 26 min
Narrator: Jim Johnston
Published: 04/07/2020
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Early Democracy: The History and Legacy of the World’s Democratic Systems from Antiquity to the French Revolution, Charles River Editors

Early Democracy: The History and ...

by Charles River Editors

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In today’s modern world every political regime, even the most authoritarian or repressive, describes itself as democracy or a Democrati...

Unabridged: 2 hr 37 min
Narrator: Jim Johnston
Published: 01/04/2020
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Attila the Hun A Captivating Guide to the Ruler of the Huns and His Invasions of the Roman Empire, Captivating History

Attila the Hun

by Captivating History

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If you want to discover the captivating history of Attila the Hun, then pay attention...In the popular imagination, Attila the Hun is among t...

Unabridged: 1 hr 32 min
Narrator: Randy Whitlow
Published: 02/09/2020
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Roman Empire and the Plague, The: The History of the Worst Pandemics to Strike Rome and the Byzantines in Antiquity and the Middle Ages, Charles River Editors

Roman Empire and the Plague, The:...

by Charles River Editors

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Due to constant warfare on the borders and attempts to defend positions against various groups, Roman soldiers came into contact with foreign...

Unabridged: 2 hr 46 min
Narrator: Jim Johnston
Published: 03/25/2020
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Scipio Africanus: The Life and Legacy of the Roman General Who Defeated Hannibal during the Second Punic War, Charles River Editors

Scipio Africanus: The Life and Le...

by Charles River Editors

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While he remains far less known than Hannibal, Publius Cornelius Scipio, the man who has become known to history as Scipio Africanus, is wide...

Unabridged: 2 hr 5 min
Narrator: Colin Fluxman
Published: 04/09/2020
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The Life of Sulla, Plutarch

The Life of Sulla

by Plutarch

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The Roman statesman Sulla had the nickname “Felix,” meaning “lucky.” Yet his accomplishments were more a matter of br...

Unabridged: 1 min
Narrator: Andrea Giordani
Published: 04/26/2018
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The Life of Cicero, Plutarch

The Life of Cicero

by Plutarch

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In “The Life of Cicero,” Plutarch details the priceless contributions Cicero made to Roman society. He translated the works of Gr...

Unabridged: 1 hr 49 min
Narrator: Andrea Giordani
Published: 04/27/2018
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The Life of Antony, Plutarch

The Life of Antony

by Plutarch

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Mark Antony’s personal life was almost as storied as his immensely successful political career. In Plutarch’s biography, the most...

Unabridged: 2 hr 50 min
Narrator: Andrea Giordani
Published: 04/28/2018
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The Life of Lycurgus, Plutarch

The Life of Lycurgus

by Plutarch

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Plutarch begins this biography by stating, “Concerning Lycurgus the lawgiver, in general, nothing can be said which is not disputed.&rd...

Unabridged: 1 hr 27 min
Narrator: Andrea Giordani
Published: 05/02/2018
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The Life of Brutus, Plutarch

The Life of Brutus

by Plutarch

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Plutarch wrote all the biographies in Parallel Lives with a certain flair for valuing characterization over strict historical documentation. ...

Unabridged: 1 hr 47 min
Narrator: Andrea Giordani
Published: 05/02/2018
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The Life of Pyrrhus, Plutarch

The Life of Pyrrhus

by Plutarch

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Born into a royal household, Pyrrhus was destined for greatness. He fought in many battles throughout his life, but his campaigns against Rom...

Unabridged: 1 hr 40 min
Narrator: Andrea Giordani
Published: 05/04/2018
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The Life of Alcibiades, Plutarch

The Life of Alcibiades

by Plutarch

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Alcibiades was a powerful man who made powerful enemies. Within a single war, his loyalties changed multiple times as he fled one enemy after...

Unabridged: 1 hr 38 min
Narrator: Andrea Giordani
Published: 05/04/2018
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The Life of Solon, Plutarch

The Life of Solon

by Plutarch

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Athenian politician Solon made a name for himself as a reformer and poet. Unfortunately, little of his work survives today. Plutarch’s ...

Unabridged: 1 hr 19 min
Narrator: Andrea Giordani
Published: 05/04/2018