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  • Landmark Decisions of the Supreme Court: Select Opinions of Chief Justice John Marshall

    Landmark Decisions of the Supreme Court: Select Opinions of Chief Justice John Marshall

    Genre: History,NonFiction,North American,Law,Politics
    Author: United States Supreme Court
    Duration: 06:04:00

    Landmark Decisions of the Supreme Court: Select Opinions of Chief Justice John Marshall contains a fully narrated audio edition of five historic decisions written by Chief Justice John Marshall, including Marbury v. Madison, Fletcher v. Peck, Dartmouth College v. Woodward, McCulloch v. Maryland, and ... [ more ]

  • Uncle Wiggily in the Woods

    Uncle Wiggily in the Woods

    Genre: NonFiction,Environment
    Author: Howard R. Garis
    Duration: 03:50:27

    Howard Garis, one of the most prolific children's writers of the 20th century, is credited with writing over 1500 Uncle Wiggily stories. In this collection, the loveable old rabbit stays close to home and visits woodland friends. (Summary by Lynne Thompson) ... [ more ]

  • Book of Five Rings: The Ultimate Strategy Book

    Book of Five Rings: The Ultimate Strategy Book

    Genre: History,NonFiction,Military
    Author: Miyamoto Mushashi
    Duration: 01:00:00

    A Book of Five Rings is one of the three great historical strategy books, accompanying The Art of War and The Prince. They are best appreciated when listened to together. As the Japanese consulted Demming from MIT after World War II about quality American style, the Americans began to study Musashi' ... [ more ]

  • Divorce: Children

    Divorce: Children

    Genre: NonFiction,Law
    Author: Sam Margulies
    Duration: 00:29:00

    Children are what divorcing spouses say they are most concerned about but usually don't act upon that thought. Sam Margulies lays out a plan to protect children in divorces from being injured in the process. The first step is to view the client as the family, not one side or the other, which include ... [ more ]

  • Black Hawk Down

    Black Hawk Down

    Genre: History,NonFiction
    Author: Mark Bowden
    Duration: 04:36:00

    From acclaimed director Ridley Scott and renowned producer Jerry Bruckheimer comes a riveting motion picture scripted by Ken Nolan as depicted in this bestselling audiobook by author Mark Bowden. Based on actual events, Black Hawk Down is the heroic account of a group of elite U.S. soldiers sent int ... [ more ]

  • Murder Room:  The Heirs of Sherlock Holmes Gather to Solve the World's Most Perplexing Cold Cases

    Murder Room: The Heirs of Sherlock Holmes Gather to Solve the World's Most Perplexing Cold Cases

    Genre: NonFiction,TrueCrime
    Author: Michael Capuzzo
    Duration: 15:01:00

    Thrilling, true tales from the Vidocq Society, a team of the world's finest forensic investigators whose monthly gourmet lunches lead to justice in ice-cold murders. Good friends and sometime rivals William Fleisher, Frank Bender, and Richard Walter - a renowned FBI agent turned private eye, a ... [ more ]

  • Wordy Shipmates

    Wordy Shipmates

    Genre: History,Religion & Spirituality,NonFiction
    Author: Sarah Vowell
    Duration: 07:17:00

    In The Wordy Shipmates, Sarah Vowell travels once again through America''s past, this time to 17th century New England. From the British Library to the Mohegan Sun Casino, from the nation''s first synagogue to a Mayflower waterslide, Vowell studies the Puritan effect and finds their beliefs about ch ... [ more ]

  • Packing for Mars

    Packing for Mars

    Genre: NonFiction,Science & Technology,Astronomy & Physics,Biology & Chemistry,Social Science
    Author: Mary Roach
    Duration: 10:30:00

    Space is a world devoid of the things we need to live and thrive: air, gravity, hot showers, fresh produce, privacy, beer. Space exploration is in some ways an exploration of what it means to be human. How much can a person give up? How much weirdness can they take? What happens to you when you can' ... [ more ]

  • Everest, Revised & Updated Edition: Mountain without Mercy

    Everest, Revised & Updated Edition: Mountain without Mercy

    Genre: Sports,NonFiction,Other Sports & Recreation,Survival
    Author: Broughton Coburn
    Duration: 06:00:00

    David Breashears, the first American to scale Everest twice, was a veteran of nine previous Himalayan filmmaking expeditions when he agreed to lead what became his most challenging filmmaking experience. The expedition was organized by large-format motion picture producer MacGillivray Freeman Films ... [ more ]

  • Beyond Good and Evil

    Beyond Good and Evil

    Genre: NonFiction,Philosophy,Lectures,Ethics,Law
    Author: Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche
    Duration: 07:29:00

    A foundation of existentialist thought, Friedrich Nietzsche's Beyond Good and Evil presents a scathing critique of traditional ideals of moral philosophy. ... [ more ]

  • Grief Observed

    Grief Observed

    Genre: NonFiction,Selfhelp,Literature,Health, Mind, Body & Soul,Instructional & How To,Novels
    Author: C.S. Lewis
    Duration: 01:52:00

    A Grief Observed is C. S. Lewis's honest reflection on the fundamental issues of life, death, and faith in the midst of loss. This is a beautiful and unflinchingly honest record of how even a stalwart believer can lose all sense of meaning in the universe, and how he can gradually regain his be ... [ more ]

  • Wild: Stories of Survival from the World's Most Dangerous Places

    Wild: Stories of Survival from the World's Most Dangerous Places

    Genre: NonFiction,Survival
    Author: Clint Willis
    Duration: 07:01:00

    The wilderness -- forest, desert, glacier, jungle -- has been the scene of the past century's most exciting stories. Wild offers gripping tales for anyone fascinated by the beauty and the danger that awaits us all in the wild. ... [ more ]

  • I Heard You Paint Houses

    I Heard You Paint Houses

    Genre: NonFiction,TrueCrime,Mystery & Thriller
    Author: Charles Brandt
    Duration: 15:12:00

    I Heard You Paint Houses offers listeners a riveting account of the disappearance of known crimminal Jimmy Hoffa. ... [ more ]

  • Eichmann in Jerusalem: A Report on the Banality of Evil

    Eichmann in Jerusalem: A Report on the Banality of Evil

    Genre: History,NonFiction,Philosophy,World,Middle East,Politics
    Author: Hannah Arendt
    Duration: 11:23:00

    Hannah Arendt's authoritative report on the trial of Nazi leader Adolf Eichmann is a classic examination of evil from one of the great philosophers of the twentieth century. ... [ more ]

  • Lakota Way: Stories and Lessons for Living

    Lakota Way: Stories and Lessons for Living

    Genre: Religion & Spirituality,NonFiction,New Age
    Author: Joseph M. Marshall, III
    Duration: 08:48:00

    A gifted storyteller and historian and a member of the Sicunga Lakota Sioux, Joseph M. Marshall III has dedicated his entire life to spiritual fulfillment and to teaching others the essence of Lakota wisdom. In The Lakota Way, Marshall shares his own story and many others imparting the wisdom of the ... [ more ]

  • Snoop: What Your Stuff Says About You

    Snoop: What Your Stuff Says About You

    Genre: NonFiction,Health, Mind, Body & Soul,Science & Technology,Psychology
    Author: Sam Gosling
    Duration: 08:04:00

    For the last ten years psychologist Sam Gosling has been studying how people project (and protect) their inner selves. By exploring our private worlds (desks, bedrooms, even our clothes and our cars), he shows not only how we showcase our personalities in unexpected'and unplanned'ways, but ... [ more ]

  • Catholicism for Dummies

    Catholicism for Dummies

    Genre: Religion & Spirituality,NonFiction,Prayer & Meditation,History
    Author: John Triglio
    Duration: 03:44:00

    There are more than one billion Catholics in the world, and each one has a similar set of basic beliefs and practices that he or she follows. Some of the teachings of Catholicism are thousands of years old, while others are more recent. So what is the Catholic culture like and what do they believe? ... [ more ]

  • Unfamiliar Fishes

    Unfamiliar Fishes

    Genre: History,Biographies,NonFiction,Political,World,North American
    Author: Sarah Vowell
    Duration: 03:19:00

    Many think of 1776 as the most defining year of American history, the year we became a nation devoted to the pursuit of happiness through self-government. In Unfamiliar Fishes, Sarah Vowell argues that 1898 might be a year just as crucial to our nation's identity, when, in an orgy of imperialism, th ... [ more ]

  • Wine for Dummies 4th Edition

    Wine for Dummies 4th Edition

    Genre: NonFiction,Instructional & How To,NonFiction,Instructional & How To
    Author: Mary Ewing-Mulligan, Ed McCarthy
    Duration: 03:04:00

    The plain-English guide that demystifies wine Choose good, affordable wines from the United States, Europe, Chile, Australia, and elsewhere This down-to-earth guide cuts through wine snobbery and tells you what's in, what's out, and what's new in wine. This update of the bestselling For Du ... [ more ]

  • 30 Days to a Sexier You

    30 Days to a Sexier You

    Genre: NonFiction,Selfhelp,Health, Mind, Body & Soul,Women's Health,NonFiction,Selfhelp,Health, Mind, Body & Soul,Women's Health
    Author: Paula Peisner Coxe, Jessica Daniels
    Duration: 02:01:00

    This 30-day attitude adjustment plan is one sure way to make you feel sexy and have fun getting there. It will ignite the fire burning inside you, and bring out the uninhibited, sexy you! ... [ more ]