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  • Generation Freedom: The Middle East Uprisings and the Future of Faith

    Generation Freedom: The Middle East Uprisings and the Future of Faith

    Genre: History,Politics,World,Middle East,Lectures,World Affairs,Civil Rights
    Author: Bruce Feiler
    Duration: 03:42:00

    Timely and provocative, Generation Freedom looks at the historic youth uprisings sweeping the Middle East and what they mean for the future of peace, coexistence, and relations with the West. At a time when the world is asking how the Arab Spring and the death of Osama bin Laden will reshape ou ... [ more ]

  • Grasping God's Word (Audio Lectures):  A Hands-On Approach to Reading, Interpreting, and Applying the Bible

    Grasping God's Word (Audio Lectures): A Hands-On Approach to Reading, Interpreting, and Applying the Bible

    Genre: Lectures,Religion,Lectures,Religion,Lectures,Religion,Lectures,Religion
    Author: J. Scott Duvall, J. Daniel Hays
    Duration: 06:12:17

    Just as a rock climber's handhold enables him to master the mountain, a firm grasp on God's Word empowers us to traverse the challenging, risky slopes of life. Grasping God's Word helps college students, beginning seminary students, and other serious readers get a grip on the solid rock of Scripture ... [ more ]

  • When Oil Peaked

    When Oil Peaked

    Genre: NonFiction,Politics,Current Affairs,Lectures,World Affairs,Politics,Environment
    Author: Kenneth Deffeyes
    Duration: 03:43:00

    Kenneth S. Deffeyes, a former researcher for Shell Oil Company, demonstrates that the peak of oil production has passed and that oil production will never be as high again. ... [ more ]

  • Adventures of Tom Sawyer

    Adventures of Tom Sawyer

    Genre: Lectures,Education
    Author: James L. Roberts
    Duration: 08:43:00

    The CliffsNotes study guide on Twain's The Adventures of Tom Sawyer supplements the original literary work, giving you background information about the author, an introduction to the work, a graphical character map, critical commentaries, expanded glossaries, and a comprehensive index, all for you t ... [ more ]

  • Hemingway's Short Stories

    Hemingway's Short Stories

    Genre: Lectures,Education
    Author: James L. Roberts
    Duration: 03:22:00

    The CliffsNotes study guide on Hemingway's Short Stories supplements the original literary work, giving you background information about the author, an introduction to the work, a graphical character map, critical commentaries, expanded glossaries, and a comprehensive index, all for you to use as an ... [ more ]

  • World Peace and Other 4th-Grade Achievements

    World Peace and Other 4th-Grade Achievements

    Genre: Lectures,Education
    Author: John Hunter
    Duration: 08:57:00

    In John Hunter's classroom, students fearlessly set about tackling global problems - and discovering surprising solutions - by playing Hunter's groundbreaking World Peace Game. These kids - from high school all the way down to fourth grade, in schools both well-funded and under-resourced - take on t ... [ more ]

  • Positive Habits: Breaking Bad Habits and Creating Positive Habits

    Positive Habits: Breaking Bad Habits and Creating Positive Habits

    Genre: Lectures,Education,Lectures,Education,Lectures,Education,Lectures,Education
    Author: Made for Success
    Duration: 03:21:00

    To stay on the path of doing your best work, you must build the right habits. This audio program offers the tools you need to build strong habits that allow you to flourish in your work. In this audio program, bestselling authors reveal methods for tapping into greater wisdom and resources to c ... [ more ]

  • Heidegger in 90 Minutes

    Heidegger in 90 Minutes

    Genre: Philosophy,Lectures,Ethics
    Author: Paul Strathern
    Duration: 01:29:00

    In Heidegger in 90 Minutes, Paul Strathern offers a concise, expert account of Heidegger's life and ideas and explains their influence on man's struggle to understand his existence in the world. ... [ more ]

  • Hatred's Kingdom

    Hatred's Kingdom

    Genre: Lectures,World Affairs
    Author: Dore Gold
    Duration: 09:32:00

    In this New York Times best-seller, Middle East expert Dore Gold provides the startling evidence of how Saudi Arabia not only is linked to terror but in fact has spawned the current wave of global terrorism. Using previously unpublished documents, Gold, the former Israeli ambassador to the United Na ... [ more ]

  • New Deal: A Modern History

    New Deal: A Modern History

    Genre: History,North American,Lectures,Economics
    Author: Michael Hiltzik
    Duration: 19:38:00

    New York Times bestselling author and Pulitzer Prize'winning journalist Michael Hiltzik tells the epic story of the New Deal through the outsized personalities of the people who fought for it, opposed it, and benefited from it, rendering vital lessons for our own time. As America struggles ... [ more ]

  • Greatest Speeches of All Time

    Greatest Speeches of All Time

    Genre: Lectures,World Affairs
    Author: Various
    Duration: 10:25:00

    The Greatest Speeches of All Time is a collection of the most important and well-known speeches of modern times by US presidents, politicians, and other historical icons. These dramatic speeches changed the course of history and inspired millions worldwide. Included are speeches by Franklin D. Roose ... [ more ]

  • When Strangers Meet: How People You Don't Know Can Transform You

    When Strangers Meet: How People You Don't Know Can Transform You

    Genre: Science & Technology,Lectures,Relationships,Social Science
    Author: Kio Stark
    Duration: 02:36:00

    Turn conventional wisdom on its head and discover the transformative possibility of talking to people you don’t know—a simple yet powerful source of energy that can bring beauty into every day of our lives. When Strangers Meet argues for the pleasures and transformative possibility of talking t ... [ more ]

  • Sun Also Rises: An A+ Audio Study Guide

    Sun Also Rises: An A+ Audio Study Guide

    Genre: Lectures,Education
    Author: Ernest Hemingway
    Duration: 01:13:00

    Ernest Hemingway's first critically acclaimed novel follows Jake Barnes, terribly injured in World War I, as he discovers the solace and shell-shocked immorality of the lost generation in post-war Paris. This The Sun Also Rises on A+ AUDIO study guide was written by Robert Murray, a lecturer at P ... [ more ]

  • Heart of Darkness & The Secret Sharer

    Heart of Darkness & The Secret Sharer

    Genre: Lectures,Education
    Author: Daniel Moran
    Duration: 02:55:00

    The CliffsNotes study guide on Joseph Conrad's Heart of Darkness & The Secret Sharer supplements the original literary work, giving you background information about the author, an introduction to the work, a graphical character map, critical commentaries, expanded glossaries, and a comprehensive ind ... [ more ]

  • Crucible

    Crucible

    Genre: Lectures,Education
    Author: Jennifer L. Scheidt
    Duration: 02:24:00

    This CliffsNotes study guide on Arthur Miller's The Curucible supplements the original literary work, giving you background information about the author, an introduction to the work, a graphical character map, critical commentaries, expanded glossaries, and a comprehensive index, all for you to use ... [ more ]

  • Way of the Spiritual Warrior

    Way of the Spiritual Warrior

    Genre: Selfhelp,Health, Mind, Body & Soul,Lectures
    Author: David Gershon
    Duration: 01:24:00

    In this live talk, Empowerment Institute founder David Gershon uses the teachings of The Way of the Spiritual Warrior to share what he has learned about how to practically integrate effective action in the world while actively pursuing one's spiritual development. Don Juan says The impeccable warrio ... [ more ]

  • Modern Thought in Buddhism

    Modern Thought in Buddhism

    Genre: Lectures,Religion
    Author: Robert Thurman
    Duration: 03:30:00

    This Classic Course was recorded in the mid 1980's as we neared the end of the second- Christian Millenium, many prophetic voices were being raised to speak of revelation and other apocolyptic visions. Some western mystics even mentioned the future Buddha, -Maitreya, in connection with a returning C ... [ more ]

  • Yoga of Ordinary Living

    Yoga of Ordinary Living

    Genre: Lectures,Religion
    Author: Robert Thurman
    Duration: 07:03:00

    Robert Thurman examines one of the most sacred texts of Mahayana Buddhism, The Vimalakirti-nirdesha Sutra. To any Buddhist practitioner, particularly those of Vajrayana Buddhism and Zen, this sutra is of the utmost importance. Unlike most sutras, its central figure is not a Buddha, but an ordinary ... [ more ]

  • Wings and the Child

    Wings and the Child

    Genre: Lectures,Education
    Author: E. Nesbit
    Duration: 03:54:39

    When this book first came to my mind it came as a history and theory of the building of Magic Cities on tables, with bricks and toys and little things such as a child may find and use. But as I kept the thought by me it grew and changed, as thoughts will do, until at last it took shape as an attempt ... [ more ]

  • Immigration Naturalization Test

    Immigration Naturalization Test

    Genre: Lectures,Education
    Author: Deaver Brown, Harvard AB & MBA
    Duration: 00:57:00

    Immigration Naturalization Test covers all the questions examiners can ask you about orally in the test. This is a multi-part test that requires considerable knowledge in the various areas. This is also a perfect audiobook for civics classes in grade and high schools to prep people for what is impor ... [ more ]