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2 out of 52 out of 52 out of 52 out of 52 out of 5 2.00 (131 ratings) (rate this audio book) Author: Harry Turtledove Narrator: Todd McLaren Publisher: Tantor Format: Unabridged Audiobook Delivery: Instant Download Audio Length: Release Date:
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A famous naturalist seeks a near-extinct species of bird found only on the rarest of lands in "Audubon in Atlantis." A young American on a European holiday finds himself storming an enchanted German castle in "The Catcher in the Rhine." The philosopher Sokrates plays a key role in the Athenian victory over the Spartans in "The Daimon." Centaurs take a sea voyage aboard "The Horse of Bronze" to a land where they encounter a strange and frightening tribe of creatures known as man. London's most famous detective, Athelstan Helms, and his assistant, Dr. James Walton, are in Atlantis investigating a series of murders in "The Scarlet Band." Atlantis and Other Places includes these and seven more amazing stories of ancient eras, historical figures, mysterious events, and out-of-this-world adventure from the incomparable Harry Turtledove. Track List for Atlantis and Other Places: Disc 1 "Audubon in Atlantis"—Track 1 Disc 3 "Bedfellows"—Track 1 "News from the Front"—Track 5 Disc 4 "The Catcher in the Rhine"—Track 4 "The Daimon"—Track 18 Disc 6 "Farmers' Law"—Track 22 Disc 7 "Occupation Duty"—Track 10 "The Horse of Bronze"—Track 22 Disc 9 "The Genetics Lecture"—Track 20 "Someone Is Stealing the Great Throne Rooms of the Galaxy"—Track 22 Disc 10 "Uncle Alf"—Track 5 Disc 11 "The Scarlet Band"—Track 1 Download and start listening now!

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  • Turtledove's research is always solid, his speculation thoughtful, and his execution professional. Publishers Weekly

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  • 2 out of 52 out of 52 out of 52 out of 52 out of 5 by S | 12/28/2013

    " if the first tale is any indication of what's to come, you're in for a slow, drawn out, unremarkable read. this book and the tales are interesting in theory, but the execution is so weak and predictable that i'm putting this down after two stories. "

  • 4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 by Jill | 12/20/2013

    " Alternate history short stories. Makes me want to read more by this author. "

  • 5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5 by Dan | 12/9/2013

    " A wonderful collection of short stories etc. Loved audubon and also Helms in Atlantis. "

  • 2 out of 52 out of 52 out of 52 out of 52 out of 5 by Donna | 11/30/2013

    " I keep dipping my toe in the alternate history pool & keep coming up uninspired. Unless it involves dragons. "

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