History / Modern Audiobooks

Eyewitness: The BBC at War 1938 - 1945We 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 Douglas Preston, Paul Johnson and Paul L. Williams. Choose from an impressive variety of books including well-known titles like The Age of Voltaire, Rousseau and Revolution and The Age of Napoleon to name a few. You're sure to find plenty of excellent choices that will keep you entertained for many hours!

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The Age of Napoleon: A History of European Civilization from 1789 to 1815, by Ariel Durant, Will Durant 0 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 5 The Age of Napoleon: A History of European Civilization from 1789 to 1815 by Ariel Durant, Will Durant December 2015
Rousseau and Revolution: A History of Civilization in France, England, and Germany from 1756, and in the Remainder of Europe from 1715 to 1789, by Ariel Durant, Will Durant 0 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 5 Rousseau and Revolution: A History of Civilization in France, England, and Germany from 1756, and in the Remainder of Europe from 1715 to 1789 by Ariel Durant, Will Durant September 2015
The Age of Voltaire: A History of Civlization in Western Europe from 1715 to 1756, with Special Emphasis on the Conflict between Religion and Philosophy, by Ariel Durant, Will Durant 2 out of 52 out of 52 out of 52 out of 52 out of 5 The Age of Voltaire: A History of Civlization in Western Europe from 1715 to 1756, with Special Emphasis on the Conflict between Religion and Philosophy by Ariel Durant, Will Durant June 2015
Operation Gladio: The Unholy Alliance between the Vatican, the CIA, and the Mafia, by Paul L. Williams 0 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 5 Operation Gladio: The Unholy Alliance between the Vatican, the CIA, and the Mafia by Paul L. Williams April 2015
Rites of Spring: The Great War and the Birth of the Modern Age, by Michael Prichard, Modris Eksteins 0 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 5 Rites of Spring: The Great War and the Birth of the Modern Age by Michael Prichard, Modris Eksteins February 2015
Hell and Good Company: The Spanish Civil War and the World It Made, by Richard Rhodes 0 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 5 Hell and Good Company: The Spanish Civil War and the World It Made by Richard Rhodes February 2015
The Churchill Factor: How One Man Made History, by Boris Johnson 0 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 5 The Churchill Factor: How One Man Made History by Boris Johnson November 2014
Between Two Worlds: How the English Became Americans, by Malcolm Gaskill 0 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 5 Between Two Worlds: How the English Became Americans by Malcolm Gaskill November 2014
The Malaria Project: The US Government’s Secret Mission to Find a Miracle Cure, by Karen M. Masterson 0 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 5 The Malaria Project: The US Government’s Secret Mission to Find a Miracle Cure by Karen M. Masterson October 2014
Thirteen Days in September: Carter, Begin, and Sadat at Camp David, by Lawrence Wright 0 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 5 Thirteen Days in September: Carter, Begin, and Sadat at Camp David by Lawrence Wright September 2014
Death of a King: The Real Story of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s Final Year, by Tavis Smiley 0 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 5 Death of a King: The Real Story of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s Final Year by Tavis Smiley September 2014
50 Children: One Ordinary American Couple’s Extraordinary Rescue Mission into the Heart of Nazi Germany, by Steven Pressman 0 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 5 50 Children: One Ordinary American Couple’s Extraordinary Rescue Mission into the Heart of Nazi Germany by Steven Pressman April 2014
The Remedy: Robert Koch, Arthur Conan Doyle, and the Quest to Cure Tuberculosis, by Thomas Goetz 0 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 5 The Remedy: Robert Koch, Arthur Conan Doyle, and the Quest to Cure Tuberculosis by Thomas Goetz April 2014
A Short History of the Twentieth Century, by John Lukacs 0 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 5 A Short History of the Twentieth Century by John Lukacs August 2013
FDR and the Jews, by Allan J. Lichtman, Richard Breitman 0 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 5 FDR and the Jews by Allan J. Lichtman, Richard Breitman July 2013
Strange Rebels: 1979 and the Birth of the 21st Century, by Christian Caryl 0 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 5 Strange Rebels: 1979 and the Birth of the 21st Century by Christian Caryl April 2013
Power Systems: Conversations on Global Democratic Uprisings and the New Challenges to U.S. Empire, by Noam Chomsky 4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 Power Systems: Conversations on Global Democratic Uprisings and the New Challenges to U.S. Empire by Noam Chomsky January 2013
Freedom National: The Destruction of Slavery in the United States, 1861–1865, by James Oakes 0 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 5 Freedom National: The Destruction of Slavery in the United States, 1861–1865 by James Oakes December 2012
Six Months in 1945: FDR, Stalin, Churchill, and Truman—from World War to Cold War, by Michael Dobbs 4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 Six Months in 1945: FDR, Stalin, Churchill, and Truman—from World War to Cold War by Michael Dobbs October 2012
The Birth of the Modern: World Society 1815–1830, by Paul Johnson 4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 The Birth of the Modern: World Society 1815–1830 by Paul Johnson July 2012
Moscow, December 25, 1991: The Last Day of the Soviet Union, by Conor O’Clery, Conor O’Clery 0 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 5 Moscow, December 25, 1991: The Last Day of the Soviet Union by Conor O’Clery, Conor O’Clery July 2012
Bobby Fischer Goes to War: How the Soviets Lost the Most Extraordinary Chess Match of All Time, by David Edmonds, John Eidinow 3.5 out of 53.5 out of 53.5 out of 53.5 out of 53.5 out of 5 Bobby Fischer Goes to War: How the Soviets Lost the Most Extraordinary Chess Match of All Time by David Edmonds, John Eidinow July 2012
The Monster of Florence, by Douglas Preston 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 The Monster of Florence by Douglas Preston July 2012
The War Lovers: Roosevelt, Lodge, Hearst, and the Rush to Empire, 1898, by Evan Thomas 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 The War Lovers: Roosevelt, Lodge, Hearst, and the Rush to Empire, 1898 by Evan Thomas July 2012
The Great Upheaval: America and the Birth of the Modern World, 1788–1800, by Jay Winik 4.06 out of 54.06 out of 54.06 out of 54.06 out of 54.06 out of 5 The Great Upheaval: America and the Birth of the Modern World, 1788–1800 by Jay Winik July 2012
The Secret Man: The Story of Watergate’s Deep Throat, by Bob Woodward 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 The Secret Man: The Story of Watergate’s Deep Throat by Bob Woodward July 2012
The Eskimo and the Oil Man: The Battle at the Top of the World for America’s Future, by Bob Reiss 0 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 5 The Eskimo and the Oil Man: The Battle at the Top of the World for America’s Future by Bob Reiss May 2012
Thinking the Twentieth Century, by Tony Judt 4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 Thinking the Twentieth Century by Tony Judt February 2012

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