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Weird Middle Ages, The: A Collection of Mysterious Stories, Odd Customs, and Strange Superstitions from Medieval Times, Charles River Editors

Weird Middle Ages, The: A Collect...

by Charles River Editors

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In the time period between the fall of Rome and the spread of the Renaissance across the ...

Unabridged: 1 hr 43 min
Narrator: Kelly McGee
Published: 04/13/2020
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The Crusades, Abigail Archer

The Crusades

by Abigail Archer

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Looking into the past, the Crusades seem incomprehensible. What combination of religious ...

Unabridged: 3 hr 2 min
Narrator: Sarah Nichols
Published: 04/18/2017
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The Battle of Jaffa: The History and Legacy of the Last Battle of the Third Crusade, Charles River Editors

The Battle of Jaffa: The History ...

by Charles River Editors

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By 1180, Saladin had consolidated his power in both Egypt and Syria, but he still could ...

Unabridged: 2 hr 13 min
Narrator: Colin Fluxman
Published: 11/22/2021
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Knights Hospitaller, The: The History and Legacy of the Medieval Catholic Military Order, Charles River Editors

Knights Hospitaller, The: The His...

by Charles River Editors

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For centuries, Christians and Muslims were embroiled in one of the most infamous territo...

Unabridged: 1 hr 43 min
Narrator: Dan Gallagher
Published: 04/22/2019
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Maimonides and St. Thomas Aquinas: The Lives and Works of the Middle Ages’ Most Influential Religious Philosophers, Charles River Editors

Maimonides and St. Thomas Aquinas...

by Charles River Editors

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Moses Ben Maimon, frequently called Maimonides, was a medieval philosopher who revolutio...

Unabridged: 2 hr 10 min
Narrator: Colin Fluxman
Published: 05/18/2019
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Battle of Manzikert, The: The History and Legacy of the Seljuk Turks' Decisive Victory over the Byzantine Empire, Charles River Editors

Battle of Manzikert, The: The His...

by Charles River Editors

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When another invading Muslim army took control of what is now Syria, Israel, and Northern...

Unabridged: 1 hr 42 min
Narrator: Bill Hare
Published: 11/19/2019
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The Complete Idiot's Guide to the Middle Ages Explore the Turbulent Times and Events of This Extraordinary Era, Timothy C. Hall M.A.

The Complete Idiot's Guide to the...

by Timothy C. Hall M.A.

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Shed some light on one of history's darkest periods.The Complete Idiot's Guide to the Mid...

Unabridged: 10 hr 35 min
Narrator: Tom Alexander
Published: 03/17/2020
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Magyars, The: The History and Legacy of the Medieval Tribe that Established the Kingdom of Hungary, Charles River Editors

Magyars, The: The History and Leg...

by Charles River Editors

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Of all the steppe peoples in the medieval period, perhaps none were more important to Eu...

Unabridged: 1 hr 14 min
Narrator: Colin Fluxman
Published: 03/29/2020
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Cumans, The: The History of the Medieval Turkic Nomads Who Fought the Mongols and Rus' in Eastern Europe, Charles River Editors

Cumans, The: The History of the M...

by Charles River Editors

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“Let us begin this narration, brethren,from the old times of Vladimir to this prese...

Unabridged: 1 hr 15 min
Narrator: Colin Fluxman
Published: 03/22/2020
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The Slavs and the Slave Trade: The History of Enslaved Slavs across Eastern Europe and the Islamic World, Charles River Editors

The Slavs and the Slave Trade: Th...

by Charles River Editors

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some historians have aligned the term Slav as deriving from descriptions of slaves: &ldq...

Unabridged: 1 hr 25 min
Narrator: Colin Fluxman
Published: 11/22/2021
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The Moors of the Maghreb: The History of the Muslims in North Africa during the Middle Ages, Charles River Editors

The Moors of the Maghreb: The His...

by Charles River Editors

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The term Moor is a historical rather than an ethnic name. It is an invention of European...

Unabridged: 1 hr 33 min
Narrator: Colin Fluxman
Published: 09/13/2021
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The Battle of the Golden Spurs: The History of the Franco-Flemish War's Most Famous Battle, Charles River Editors

The Battle of the Golden Spurs: T...

by Charles River Editors

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In the time period between the fall of Rome and the spread of the Renaissance across the ...

Unabridged: 1 hr 37 min
Narrator: Daniel Houle
Published: 12/16/2021
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The Golden Horde: The History and Legacy of the Mongol Khanate, Charles River Editors

The Golden Horde: The History and...

by Charles River Editors

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While the Golden Horde technically refers to part of the Mongol Empire, today the Golden ...

Unabridged: 1 hr 52 min
Narrator: Colin Fluxman
Published: 06/15/2020
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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...

by Charles River Editors

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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
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A Hangman's Diary The Journal of Master Franz Schmidt, Public Executioner of Nuremberg, 1573-1617, Franz Schmidt

A Hangman's Diary

by Franz Schmidt

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Now an esoteric of legal and criminal history, A Hangman's Diary gives a year-by-year bre...

Unabridged: 4 hr 51 min
Narrator: John McLain
Published: 08/17/2021
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Battle of Kosovo, The: The History and Legacy of the Battle Between the Serbs and Ottomans that Forged Serbia's National Identity, Charles River Editors

Battle of Kosovo, The: The Histor...

by Charles River Editors

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Given how tightly the Serbs have historically been clinging to the Battle of Kosovo, whi...

Unabridged: 2 hr 5 min
Narrator: Daniel Houle
Published: 11/29/2019
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Livonian Brothers of the Sword, The: The History of the Medieval Catholic Military Order that Fought Pagans in Eastern Europe, Charles River Editors

Livonian Brothers of the Sword, T...

by Charles River Editors

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Although many have heard of the Crusades and some of the more famous orders like the Tem...

Unabridged: 1 hr 43 min
Narrator: Mark Norman
Published: 08/13/2019
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Werewolves: The Legends and Folk Tales about Humans Shapeshifting into Wolves, Charles River Editors

Werewolves: The Legends and Folk ...

by Charles River Editors

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Werewolves have long been a staple of popular culture. In the 19th century and 20th cen...

Unabridged: 1 hr 12 min
Narrator: Bill Hare
Published: 08/24/2019
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Cumans and Magyars, The: The History and Legacy of the Steppe Nomads Who Raided Europe Throughout the Late Middle Ages, Charles River Editors

Cumans and Magyars, The: The Hist...

by Charles River Editors

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Before the Mongols rode across the steppes of Asia and Eastern Europe, the Cumans were a...

Unabridged: 2 hr 23 min
Narrator: Colin Fluxman
Published: 04/08/2020
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Speech at Clermont, Pope Urban II

Speech at Clermont

by Pope Urban II

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In 1095, Pope Urban II delivered a powerful call-to-arms to begin the First Crusade. Robe...

Unabridged: 11 min
Narrator: John Potter
Published: 05/06/2018
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Against the Infidels, Pope Urban II

Against the Infidels

by Pope Urban II

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"Against the Infidels” is Fulcher of Chartres eyewitness account of Pope Urban II&r...

Unabridged: 12 min
Narrator: John Potter
Published: 05/06/2018
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On the Opening of the First Crusade, Ekkehard of Aurach

On the Opening of the First Crusa...

by Ekkehard of Aurach

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The notable German historian and monk Ekkehard of Aurach was also a crusader. He wrote a ...

Unabridged: 11 min
Narrator: John Potter
Published: 05/06/2018
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The Life of Charlemagne, Einhard

The Life of Charlemagne

by Einhard

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Einhard served Charlemagne, king and Holy Roman Emperor, for 23 years. From that experien...

Unabridged: 1 hr 34 min
Narrator: John Potter
Published: 05/30/2018
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The Tatars: The History of the Tatar Ethnic Groups and Tatar Confederation, Charles River Editors

The Tatars: The History of the Ta...

by Charles River Editors

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A history of the Tatar peoples covers a huge expanse of territory, time, and the rise an...

Unabridged: 2 hr 42 min
Narrator: Stephen Platt
Published: 07/11/2020
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Inquisition The Infamous Torture and Punishment of Heretics, Kelly Mass

Inquisition

by Kelly Mass

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Perhaps you have heard of the horrible stories of the Spanish, Portuguese, or French inqu...

Unabridged: 1 hr 4 min
Narrator: Chris Newman
Published: 06/15/2022
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Black Death Causes, Fatalities, and Effects of the Plague, Kelly Mass

Black Death

by Kelly Mass

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Here we have it: We may be looking at the years 2020-2021 and think a certain virus has b...

Unabridged: 44 min
Narrator: Chris Newman
Published: 05/10/2022
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Byzantine Army, The: The History and Legacy of the Byzantine Empire’s Military during the Middle Ages, Charles River Editors

Byzantine Army, The: The History ...

by Charles River Editors

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It would be hard if not outright impossible to overstate the impact Roman Emperor Constan...

Unabridged: 3 hr 13 min
Narrator: Colin Fluxman
Published: 03/11/2019
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Republic of Genoa, The: The History of the Italian City that Became Influential across the Mediterranean during the Middle Ages, Charles River Editors

Republic of Genoa, The: The Histo...

by Charles River Editors

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“Legislators, therefore, ought not to trust the future government of a state entire...

Unabridged: 1 hr 24 min
Narrator: Colin Fluxman
Published: 05/17/2019
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Jan Hus: The Life and Legacy of the Christian Theologian Executed for Heresy Before the Reformation, Charles River Editors

Jan Hus: The Life and Legacy of t...

by Charles River Editors

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“Therefore, faithful Christian, seek the truth, listen to the truth, learn the trut...

Unabridged: 1 hr 30 min
Narrator: Colin Fluxman
Published: 05/25/2019
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Basilica of the Sacred Heart of Paris, The: The History and Legacy of the Sacre-Cœur, Charles River Editors

Basilica of the Sacred Heart of P...

by Charles River Editors

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“Glorious servant of God, St. Denis, with intense love did you devote yourself to ...

Unabridged: 1 hr 50 min
Narrator: Colin Fluxman
Published: 06/27/2019
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Battle of Grunwald, The: The History and Legacy of the the Polish-Lithuanian-Teutonic War's Decisive Battle, Charles River Editors

Battle of Grunwald, The: The Hist...

by Charles River Editors

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While the military orders are now often tied to religion or conspiracy theories, they di...

Unabridged: 1 hr 40 min
Narrator: Gregory T. Luzitan...
Published: 09/14/2019
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Teutonic Knights and Livonian Brothers of the Sword, The: The History and Legacy of the Holy Roman Empire’s Famous Military Orders, Charles River Editors

Teutonic Knights and Livonian Bro...

by Charles River Editors

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Like other secretive groups, the mystery surrounding the Teutonic Knights has helped thei...

Unabridged: 2 hr 17 min
Narrator: Mark Norman
Published: 11/20/2019