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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 beginnin...

Unabridged: 2 hr 6 min
Narrator: Daniel Houle
Published: 04/15/2020
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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 ...

Unabridged: 58 min
Narrator: Yosef Cant
Published: 08/07/2019
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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 th...

Unabridged: 1 hr 39 min
Narrator: Gregory T. Luzitan...
Published: 06/12/2020
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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 G...

Unabridged: 1 hr 50 min
Narrator: Duke Holm
Published: 03/19/2018
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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 fear...

Unabridged: 1 hr 55 min
Narrator: Daniel Houle
Published: 02/15/2020
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King Mithridates the Great of Pontus: The Life and Legacy of the Leader Who Challenged Rome during the Mithridatic Wars, Charles River Editors

King Mithridates the Great of Pon...

by Charles River Editors

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Rome faced many formidable enemies over the course of nearly 1,000 years, but perhaps no...

Unabridged: 1 hr 22 min
Narrator: Colin Fluxman
Published: 09/05/2019
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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 attaini...

Unabridged: 4 hr 11 min
Narrator: Daniel Houle
Published: 03/23/2020
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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 ...

Unabridged: 1 hr 15 min
Narrator: Chris Matthews
Published: 07/18/2019
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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...

Unabridged: 5 hr 46 min
Narrator: Jeffrey Brown
Published: 04/04/2020
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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 pha...

Unabridged: 2 hr 25 min
Narrator: Nicholas Boulton
Published: 03/26/2012
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The Roman Way, Edith Hamilton

The Roman Way

by Edith Hamilton

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In The Roman Way, Edith Hamilton shows us Rome through the eyes of the Romans. Plautus a...

Unabridged: 6 hr 6 min
Narrator: Nadia May
Published: 01/01/2007
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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 ...

Unabridged: 1 hr 10 min
Narrator: Robin Homer
Published: 06/08/2020
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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 consciousnes...

Unabridged: 4 hr 32 min
Narrator: Shaun Grindell
Published: 07/31/2020
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Battle of Zama, The: The History of the Battle Between Rome and Carthage that Decided the Second Punic War, Charles River Editors

Battle of Zama, The: The History ...

by Charles River Editors

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It is rare to find a single battle that is truly decisive in shaping the course of subse...

Unabridged: 2 hr 53 min
Narrator: Daniel Houle
Published: 04/22/2020
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The Romans in Scotland: The History and Legacy of Ancient Rome's Northernmost Campaigns, Charles River Editors

The Romans in Scotland: The Histo...

by Charles River Editors

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

Unabridged: 2 hr 27 min
Narrator: Daniel Houle
Published: 11/18/2020
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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 ...

Unabridged: 1 hr 48 min
Narrator: Gregory T. Luzitan...
Published: 04/27/2020
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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 ge...

Unabridged: 1 hr 27 min
Narrator: Andrea Giordani
Published: 05/02/2018
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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...

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&r...

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...

Unabridged: 2 hr 27 min
Narrator: Bill Hare
Published: 04/26/2019
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Ancient Egyptian Language and Writing: The History and Legacy of Hieroglyphs and Scripts in Ancient Egypt, Charles River Editors

Ancient Egyptian Language and Wri...

by Charles River Editors

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Perhaps not surprisingly given how advanced they were in comparison to contemporaries, th...

Unabridged: 1 hr 12 min
Narrator: Colin Fluxman
Published: 09/06/2019
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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 contai...

Unabridged: 3 hr 59 min
Narrator: Susie Hennessy
Published: 07/22/2019
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Saber-Toothed Tigers and Woolly Mammoths: The History of the World’s Most Famous Prehistoric Mammals, Charles River Editors

Saber-Toothed Tigers and Woolly M...

by Charles River Editors

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It is difficult to ignore the effortless cool of a saber-toothed tiger. The fanged feline...

Unabridged: 3 hr 25 min
Narrator: Daniel Houle
Published: 02/22/2020
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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 w...

Unabridged: 4 hr 4 min
Narrator: Scott Clem
Published: 04/19/2019
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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 poetr...

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...

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 architectu...

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 Wester...

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 c...

Unabridged: 3 hr 28 min
Narrator: Anne Flosnik
Published: 06/28/2019
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Battle of Issus, The: The History of Alexander the Great’s Most Famous Victory against the Achaemenid Persian Empire, Charles River Editors

Battle of Issus, The: The History...

by Charles River Editors

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At one point in antiquity, the Achaemenid Persian Empire was the largest empire the world...

Unabridged: 2 hr 24 min
Narrator: Daniel Houle
Published: 02/05/2020
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Pan-Hellenic Games in Ancient Greece, The: The History of the Olympics and the Other Major Greek Competitions, Charles River Editors

Pan-Hellenic Games in Ancient Gre...

by Charles River Editors

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The Pan-Hellenic Games is the collective term for the four major sports festivals held i...

Unabridged: 2 hr 10 min
Narrator: Stephen Platt
Published: 03/25/2020
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The Life of Cato the Elder, Plutarch

The Life of Cato the Elder

by Plutarch

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Cato the Elder rose from his Plebeian ancestry to become a great Roman senator, orator, a...

Unabridged: 1 hr 11 min
Narrator: Andrea Giordani
Published: 04/20/2018
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The Life of Crassus, Plutarch

The Life of Crassus

by Plutarch

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The Roman general Marcus Licinius Crassus formed the First Triumvirate with Caesar and Po...

Unabridged: 1 hr 33 min
Narrator: Andre Giordani
Published: 04/20/2018
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The Life of Romulus, Plutarch

The Life of Romulus

by Plutarch

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The story of Romulus is perhaps the most noteworthy entry in Plutarch’s Parallel Li...

Unabridged: 1 hr 26 min
Narrator: Andrea Giordani
Published: 04/20/2018
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Speech to the Army, Alexander the Great

Speech to the Army

by Alexander the Great

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Alexander the Great delivered this stirring speech to his army before the battle for Indi...

Unabridged: 6 min
Narrator: John Potter
Published: 04/23/2018
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The Life of Pompey, Plutarch

The Life of Pompey

by Plutarch

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The Romans hated Pompey’s greedy father, Strabo, with a vengeance. Yet when Pompey ...

Unabridged: 3 hr 7 min
Narrator: Andrea Giordani
Published: 04/24/2018
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On the Alexandrian War De Bello Alexandrino, Andrea Pietro Cornalba

On the Alexandrian War

by Andrea Pietro Cornalba

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It is the translation of the famous book written by an officer of Julius Caesar that tell...

Unabridged: 2 hr 21 min
Narrator: Ian A Miller
Published: 05/28/2020
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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...

by Charles River Editors

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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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Ancient Greek Cavalry: The History and Legacy of Classical Greece's Forgotten Soldiers, Charles River Editors

Ancient Greek Cavalry: The Histor...

by Charles River Editors

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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...

by Charles River Editors

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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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Egyptian Mythology Gods and Goddesses of Ancient Egypt, Harper van Stalen

Egyptian Mythology

by Harper van Stalen

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Are you ready to be both entertained and educated? In this book, you will be taught ...

Unabridged: 47 min
Narrator: Chloe Jacobson
Published: 10/28/2020
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Egyptian Mythology Princes, Pyramids, and Myths Explained, Harper van Stalen

Egyptian Mythology

by Harper van Stalen

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Are you familiar with ancient Hieroglyphs from the land of Egypt? How about pyramids...

Unabridged: 42 min
Narrator: Chloe Jacobson
Published: 10/29/2020
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Egyptian Mythology Classic Myths and Stories from Ancient Egypt, Harper van Stalen

Egyptian Mythology

by Harper van Stalen

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This is a 2-book combo, which has the following titles:  Book 1: Are you ready ...

Unabridged: 1 hr 34 min
Narrator: Chloe Jacobson
Published: 11/03/2020
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Ovid A Very Short Introduction, Llewelyn Morgan

Ovid

by Llewelyn Morgan

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This Very Short Introduction explains Ovid's background, social and literary, and introdu...

Unabridged: 4 hr 14 min
Narrator: Michael Page
Published: 12/01/2020
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Egyptian Mythology The Ultimate Combo of Facts, Stories, and Myths, Harper van Stalen

Egyptian Mythology

by Harper van Stalen

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This is a 3-book bundle, which addresses various subtopics, including but not limited to ...

Unabridged: 2 hr 17 min
Narrator: Chloe Jacobson
Published: 11/03/2020
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Egyptian Mythology Deities, Sphinxes, and Stories from Ancient Egypt, Harper van Stalen

Egyptian Mythology

by Harper van Stalen

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There are many gods and goddesses the ancient Egyptians believed in. Today, we will explo...

Unabridged: 46 min
Narrator: Chloe Jacobson
Published: 10/31/2020
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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...

by Charles River Editors

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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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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...

by Charles River Editors

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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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The Sumerian Kingdom of Ur And Its Evolution into the Akkadian Dynasties, RYAN MOORHEN

The Sumerian Kingdom of Ur And It...

by RYAN MOORHEN

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The more recent finds at Tello by Ryan Moorhen have enabled us to bridge the gap which fo...

Unabridged: 3 hr
Narrator: Kevin McCallister
Published: 06/13/2021
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Demystifying the Origins of Mesoamerican Culture Exploring Artifacts, Hieroglyphs and Astronomy, HENRY ROMANO

Demystifying the Origins of Mesoa...

by HENRY ROMANO

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Mesoamerica is a historical region and cultural area in North America. It extends fr...

Unabridged: 4 hr 14 min
Narrator: Kevin McAlister
Published: 06/06/2021