History / Modern Audiobooks

The Cold WarWe offer the widest selection of history/modern audio books that you'll find anywhere online. Our history/modern collection includes listens from acclaimed authors such as Andrew Ross Sorkin, David Halberstam and Lawrence Wright. Choose from an impressive variety of books including well-known titles like The Coldest Winter: America and the Korean War, Too Big to Fail and The Looming Tower: Al-Qaeda and the Road to 9/11 to name a few. You're sure to find plenty of excellent choices that will keep you entertained for many hours!

Sort by
The Girls of Murder City: Fame, Lust, and the Beautiful Killers Who Inspired Chicago (Unabridged), by Douglas Perry 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 The Girls of Murder City: Fame, Lust, and the Beautiful Killers Who Inspired Chicago (Unabridged) by Douglas Perry August 2010
This Kind of War: The Classic Korean War History (Unabridged), by T. R. Fehrenbach 4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 This Kind of War: The Classic Korean War History (Unabridged) by T. R. Fehrenbach July 2010
American Mobsters: Bathtub Hooch, Bullets & Baby-faced Killers (Unabridged), by Jimmy Gray 0 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 5 American Mobsters: Bathtub Hooch, Bullets & Baby-faced Killers (Unabridged) by Jimmy Gray July 2010
Route 66 - Americas Main Street: The Complete Route 66 Collection (Unabridged), by Jimmy Gray 0 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 5 Route 66 - America's Main Street: The Complete Route 66 Collection (Unabridged) by Jimmy Gray July 2010
Everything Is Broken: A Tale of Catastrophe in Burma (Unabridged), by Emma Larkin 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 Everything Is Broken: A Tale of Catastrophe in Burma (Unabridged) by Emma Larkin June 2010
Fordlandia: The Rise and Fall of Henry Fords Forgotten Jungle City (Unabridged), by Greg Grandin 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 Fordlandia: The Rise and Fall of Henry Ford's Forgotten Jungle City (Unabridged) by Greg Grandin June 2010
The Third Reich in Power (Unabridged), by Richard J. Evans 4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 The Third Reich in Power (Unabridged) by Richard J. Evans June 2010
Freedom Summer: The Savage Season That Made Mississippi Burn and Made America a Democracy (Unabridged), by Bruce Watson 4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 Freedom Summer: The Savage Season That Made Mississippi Burn and Made America a Democracy (Unabridged) by Bruce Watson June 2010
Colossus: Hoover Dam and the Making of the American Century (Unabridged), by Michael Hiltzik 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 Colossus: Hoover Dam and the Making of the American Century (Unabridged) by Michael Hiltzik June 2010
The Dream Machine: The Untold History of the Notorious V-22 Osprey (Unabridged), by Richard Whittle 4.14 out of 54.14 out of 54.14 out of 54.14 out of 54.14 out of 5 The Dream Machine: The Untold History of the Notorious V-22 Osprey (Unabridged) by Richard Whittle May 2010
The Wolf: How One German Raider Terrorized the Allies in the Most Epic Voyage of WWI (Unabridged), by Richard Guilliatt 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 The Wolf: How One German Raider Terrorized the Allies in the Most Epic Voyage of WWI (Unabridged) by Richard Guilliatt April 2010
Operation Mincemeat: How a Dead Man and a Bizarre Plan Fooled the Nazis and Assured an Allied Victory (Unabridged), by Ben MacIntyre 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 Operation Mincemeat: How a Dead Man and a Bizarre Plan Fooled the Nazis and Assured an Allied Victory (Unabridged) by Ben MacIntyre April 2010
Maffia (Mafia) (Unabridged), by Tomas Lappalainen 0 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 5 Maffia (Mafia) (Unabridged) by Tomas Lappalainen April 2010
Whats Going On?: The Emerging Trouble on the Horizon (Unabridged), by Ken Hoffman 0 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 5 What's Going On?: The Emerging Trouble on the Horizon (Unabridged) by Ken Hoffman April 2010
Hellhound on His Trail: The Stalking of Martin Luther King, Jr. and the International Hunt for His Assassin (Unabridged), by Hampton Sides 4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 Hellhound on His Trail: The Stalking of Martin Luther King, Jr. and the International Hunt for His Assassin (Unabridged) by Hampton Sides April 2010
Hunting Evil: The Nazi War Criminals Who Escaped and the Quest to Bring Them to Justice (Unabridged), by Guy Walters 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 Hunting Evil: The Nazi War Criminals Who Escaped and the Quest to Bring Them to Justice (Unabridged) by Guy Walters April 2010
Supreme Power: Franklin Roosevelt vs. the Supreme Court (Unabridged), by Jeff Shesol 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 Supreme Power: Franklin Roosevelt vs. the Supreme Court (Unabridged) by Jeff Shesol March 2010
The End of Wall Street (Unabridged), by Roger Lowenstein 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 The End of Wall Street (Unabridged) by Roger Lowenstein March 2010
Spy Wars: Moles, Mysteries, and Deadly Games (Unabridged), by Tenent H Bagley 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 Spy Wars: Moles, Mysteries, and Deadly Games (Unabridged) by Tenent H Bagley March 2010
The Watchers: The Rise of Americas Surveillance State (Unabridged), by Shane Harris 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 The Watchers: The Rise of America's Surveillance State (Unabridged) by Shane Harris March 2010
George, Nicholas and Wilhelm: Three Royal Cousins and the Road to World War I (Unabridged), by Miranda Carter 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 George, Nicholas and Wilhelm: Three Royal Cousins and the Road to World War I (Unabridged) by Miranda Carter March 2010
The Lonely American: Drifting Apart in the Twenty-first Century (Unabridged), by Jacqueline Olds 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 The Lonely American: Drifting Apart in the Twenty-first Century (Unabridged) by Jacqueline Olds March 2010
Down in New Orleans: Reflections from a Drowned City (Unabridged), by Billy Sothern 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 Down in New Orleans: Reflections from a Drowned City (Unabridged) by Billy Sothern March 2010
Islands of the Damned: A Marine at War in the Pacific (Unabridged), by R. V. Burgin 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 Islands of the Damned: A Marine at War in the Pacific (Unabridged) by R. V. Burgin February 2010
Whirlwind: The Air War Against Japan, 1942-1945 (Unabridged), by Barrett Tillman 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 Whirlwind: The Air War Against Japan, 1942-1945 (Unabridged) by Barrett Tillman February 2010
Sowing Crisis: The Cold War and American Dominance in the Middle East (Unabridged), by Rashid Khalidi 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 Sowing Crisis: The Cold War and American Dominance in the Middle East (Unabridged) by Rashid Khalidi February 2010
Unsafe for Democracy: World War I and the U.S. Justice Departments Covert Campaign to Suppress Dissent (Unabridged), by William H. Thomas 2 out of 52 out of 52 out of 52 out of 52 out of 5 Unsafe for Democracy: World War I and the U.S. Justice Department's Covert Campaign to Suppress Dissent (Unabridged) by William H. Thomas February 2010
From the Palmer Raids to the Patriot Act: A History of the Fight for Free Speech in America (Unabridged), by Chris Finan 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 From the Palmer Raids to the Patriot Act: A History of the Fight for Free Speech in America (Unabridged) by Chris Finan February 2010

Latest Reviews

“ Narcotics officer Cal Moore was supposed to detail the lastest L.A. drug murder. Instead, he winds up in a motel room, his head busted open, with a suicide note stuffed in his back pocket. Long ago, ...” > read more

“ Something About You, the first book in the FBI-US Attorney Series is perfect listening for a day at the beach or a long automobile trip. Author Julie James establishes suspense early in the plot with ...” > read more

“ In a case two decades long, Harry Bosch connects a bullet from a current crime scene to a 1992 file, the murder of a young female photojournalist during the L.A. riots. Harry was taken off that case ...” > read more

Book title goes here
Author: 
Narrator: 
Length: 
Format: