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From Beirut to Jerusalem, Thomas L. Friedman

From Beirut to Jerusalem

by Thomas L. Friedman

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In From Beirut to Jerusalem, Thomas L. Friedman of The New York Times, author of The Lexus and the Olive Tree, has drawn on his decade in th...

Abridged: 3 hr 2 min
Narrator: Thomas L. Friedman...
Published: 11/14/2006
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Great Siege of Malta, The: The History of the Battle for the Mediterranean Island Between the Ottoman Empire and Knights Hospitaller, Charles River Editors

Great Siege of Malta, The: The Hi...

by Charles River Editors

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After being forced out of Rhodes by the Ottomans in the early 16th century, the Knights Hospitaller spent seven years residing in Sicily with...

Unabridged: 2 hr 39 min
Narrator: Bill Hare
Published: 02/19/2020
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Battle of Vienna (1683), The: The History and Legacy of the Decisive Conflict between the Ottoman Turkish Empire and Holy Roman Empire, Charles River Editors

Battle of Vienna (1683), The: The...

by Charles River Editors

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Toward the end of the 17th century, the preeminent Islamic power in the world was the Ottoman Empire. From lowly beginnings as a vassal of th...

Unabridged: 1 hr 58 min
Narrator: Colin Fluxman
Published: 06/20/2019
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Catch-67 The Left, the Right, and the Legacy of the Six-Day War, Micah Goodman

Catch-67

by Micah Goodman

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A controversial examination of the internal Israeli debate over the Israeli-Palestinian conflict from a best-selling Israeli author. Since t...

Unabridged: 5 hr 44 min
Narrator: Paul Boehmer
Published: 09/25/2018
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Young Turks, The: The History and Legacy of the Political Movement that Attempted to Reform the Ottoman Empire Before Its Collapse, Charles River Editors

Young Turks, The: The History and...

by Charles River Editors

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In August 2017, Turkey’s President Recip Tayyip Erdogan gave a directive to the Foreign Ministry to go into ravaged Syria and rescue ...

Unabridged: 2 hr 21 min
Narrator: Colin Fluxman
Published: 10/28/2019
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Afghanistan – In a Nutshell, Tim Albone; Mark Hudson

Afghanistan – In a Nutshell...

by Tim Albone; Mark Hudson...

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‘In a Nutshell’, the new 1-CD audiobook series from Naxos AudioBooks, continues with a fascinating history of Afghanistan. For ce...

Unabridged: 1 hr 19 min
Narrator: Benjamin Soames
Published: 06/01/2009
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Mustafa Kemal Ataturk and the Republic of Turkey: The History of the Ottoman Empire’s Collapse and the Establishment of a New State, Charles River Editors

Mustafa Kemal Ataturk and the Rep...

by Charles River Editors

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The fall of the Ottoman Empire set the political and geostrategic scene of the new Middle East. In 1920, two years after the end of the war, ...

Unabridged: 2 hr 16 min
Narrator: Tim Planiden
Published: 02/15/2020
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Isis The Divine Female, Moustafa Gadalla

Isis The Divine Female

by Moustafa Gadalla

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This book explains the divine female principle as the source of creation-both metaphysically and physically; the feminine dual nature of Isis...

Unabridged: 3 hr 20 min
Narrator: Justin Whitelock
Published: 09/22/2018
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Death to the Dictator! A Young Man Casts a Vote in Iran's 2009 Election and Pays a Devastating Price, Afsaneh Moqadam

Death to the Dictator!

by Afsaneh Moqadam

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Tehran, June 12, 2009. Mohsen Abbaspour, an ordinary young man in his twenties—not particularly political, or ambitious, or worldly&mda...

Unabridged: 4 hr 25 min
Narrator: Johnny Heller
Published: 05/24/2010
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God, Israel and You The Scandalous Story of a Faithful God, Michael Onifer

God, Israel and You

by Michael Onifer

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Issues like abortion, homosexuality, and old-young earth debate often drive wedges both between the church and the world. Another polarizing ...

Unabridged: 7 hr 23 min
Narrator: George W. Sarris
Published: 04/26/2016
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The Morning They Came For Us Dispatches from Syria, Janine di Giovanni

The Morning They Came For Us

by Janine di Giovanni

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Once in a decade comes an account of war that promises to be a classic. Doing for Syria what Imperial Life in the Emerald City did for the w...

Unabridged: 4 hr 35 min
Narrator: Teri Schnaubelt
Published: 10/25/2016
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French Mandate for Syria and the Lebanon, The: The History and Legacy of France’s Administration of the Levant after World War I, Charles River Editors

French Mandate for Syria and the ...

by Charles River Editors

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Although the League of Nations was short-lived and clearly failed in its primary mission, it did essentially spawn the United Nations at the...

Unabridged: 1 hr 29 min
Narrator: Colin Fluxman
Published: 07/26/2019
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Kings of Israel and Judah, The: A Captivating Guide to the Ancient Jewish Kingdom of David and Solomon, the Divided Monarchy, and the Assyrian and Babylonian Conquests of Samaria and Jerusalem, Captivating History

Kings of Israel and Judah, The: A...

by Captivating History

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If you want to discover the captivating history of the kings of Israel and Judah, then pay attention...The history of the ancient kingdoms of...

Unabridged: 1 hr 16 min
Narrator: Daniel Junior Sabw...
Published: 09/07/2019
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Global Jihad Understanding September 11, Quintan Wiktorowicz

Global Jihad

by Quintan Wiktorowicz

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A Middle East scholar writes in a clear straightforward manner, carefully explaining who the terrorists are, where they come from, how they j...

Unabridged: 1 hr 45 min
Narrator: Grover Gardner
Published: 01/01/2002
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Battle of Lepanto, The: The History of the Decisive Naval Battle between the Ottoman Empire and the Holy League, Charles River Editors

Battle of Lepanto, The: The Histo...

by Charles River Editors

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In terms of geopolitics, perhaps the most seminal event of the Middle Ages was the successful Ottoman siege of Constantinople in 1453. The ci...

Unabridged: 1 hr 37 min
Narrator: Bill Hare
Published: 07/19/2019
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Mossad, The: The History and Legacy of Israel’s National Intelligence Agency, Charles River Editors

Mossad, The: The History and Lega...

by Charles River Editors

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"Where no counsel is, the people fall, but in the multitude of counselors there is safety." - Proverbs XI:14 The conflict between the Israel...

Unabridged: 3 hr
Narrator: Scott Clem
Published: 04/25/2019
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Mamluks, The: The History and Legacy of the Medieval Slave Soldiers Who Established a Dynasty in Egypt, Charles River Editors

Mamluks, The: The History and Leg...

by Charles River Editors

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Egypt in the 14th century was a glorious kingdom to behold. Spice merchants from Europe, Asia and Africa sailed up the Nile River to the gre...

Unabridged: 2 hr 18 min
Narrator: David Bernard
Published: 09/27/2019
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Battle of Chaldiran, The: The History and Legacy of the Ottoman Empire’s Decisive Victory Over the Safavid Dynasty in Anatolia, Charles River Editors

Battle of Chaldiran, The: The His...

by Charles River Editors

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In the wake of taking Constantinople, the Ottoman Empire would spend the next few centuries expanding its size, power, and influence on the w...

Unabridged: 2 hr 9 min
Narrator: Colin Fluxman
Published: 12/04/2019
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Battle of Nicopolis, The: The History and Legacy of the Decisive Siege that Ended One of the Last Medieval Crusades against the Ottomans, Charles River Editors

Battle of Nicopolis, The: The His...

by Charles River Editors

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In terms of geopolitics, perhaps the most seminal event of the Middle Ages was the successful Ottoman siege of Constantinople in 1453. The c...

Unabridged: 2 hr 6 min
Narrator: David Bernard
Published: 10/29/2019
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Maccabean Revolt, The: The History and Legacy of the Jewish Uprising against the Seleucid Empire that Restored Judea’s Religious Freedom, Charles River Editors

Maccabean Revolt, The: The Histor...

by Charles River Editors

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For nearly two centuries, the Jews and Greeks of the region were able to live in relative peace. The Seleucid rulers allowed the Jews to prac...

Unabridged: 1 hr 36 min
Narrator: Bill Hare
Published: 03/04/2020
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Sarmatians and Scythians A Captivating Guide to the Barbarians of Iranian Origins and How These Ancient Tribes Fought Against the Roman Empire, Goths, Huns, and Persians, Captivating History

Sarmatians and Scythians

by Captivating History

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If you want to discover the captivating history of the Sarmatians and Scythians, then pay attention...Masters of the horse, the Scythians and...

Unabridged: 1 hr 29 min
Narrator: Randy Whitlow
Published: 01/17/2020
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Name of the Enemy, Quintan Wiktorowicz

Name of the Enemy

by Quintan Wiktorowicz

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Over the past several decades, Islamic terrorists have transformed themselves into a sophisticated global network of self-proclaimed holy war...

Unabridged: 1 hr 46 min
Narrator: Grover Gardner
Published: 01/01/2004