History / Modern Audiobooks

The Proud TowerWe 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 David Halberstam, Douglas Preston and Erik Larson. Choose from an impressive variety of books including well-known titles like The Monster of Florence, Thunderstruck and The Coldest Winter: America and the Korean War 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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Back Door Channels: The Price of Peace (Unabridged), by Leon H. Charney 5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5 Back Door Channels: The Price of Peace (Unabridged) by Leon H. Charney July 2012
Edward R. Murrow: Radio Recordings, by Edward R. Murrow 0 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 5 Edward R. Murrow: Radio Recordings by Edward R. Murrow July 2012
Satans Circus: Murder, Vice, Police Corruption, and New Yorks Trial of the Century, by Mike Dash 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 Satan's Circus: Murder, Vice, Police Corruption, and New York's Trial of the Century by Mike Dash July 2012
In Defense of Internment: The Case for Racial Profiling in World War II and the War on Terror (Unabridged), by Michelle Malkin 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 In Defense of Internment: The Case for Racial Profiling in World War II and the War on Terror (Unabridged) by Michelle Malkin July 2012
L.A. Noir: The Struggle for the Soul of Americas Most Seductive City (Unabridged), by John Buntin 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 L.A. Noir: The Struggle for the Soul of America's Most Seductive City (Unabridged) by John Buntin June 2012
The Age of Equality: The Twentieth Century in Economic Perspective (Unabridged), by Richard Pomfret 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 The Age of Equality: The Twentieth Century in Economic Perspective (Unabridged) by Richard Pomfret June 2012
The Kings of Casino Park: Black Baseball in the Lost Season of 1932 (Unabridged), by Dr. Thomas Aiello 4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 The Kings of Casino Park: Black Baseball in the Lost Season of 1932 (Unabridged) by Dr. Thomas Aiello June 2012
Hell in the Pacific: A Marine Riflemans Journey from Guadalcanal to Peleliu (Unabridged), by Jim McEnery 0 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 5 Hell in the Pacific: A Marine Rifleman's Journey from Guadalcanal to Peleliu (Unabridged) by Jim McEnery May 2012
The Color of War: How One Battle Broke Japan and Another Changed America (Unabridged), by James Campbell 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 The Color of War: How One Battle Broke Japan and Another Changed America (Unabridged) by James Campbell May 2012
National Service: From Aldershot to Aden: Tales from the Conscripts, 1946-62 (Unabridged), by Colin Shindler 0 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 5 National Service: From Aldershot to Aden: Tales from the Conscripts, 1946-62 (Unabridged) by Colin Shindler May 2012
Season of the Witch: Enchantment, Terror, and Deliverance in the City of Love (Unabridged), by David Talbot 0 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 5 Season of the Witch: Enchantment, Terror, and Deliverance in the City of Love (Unabridged) by David Talbot May 2012
The Only Thing Worth Dying For: How Eleven Green Berets Forged a New Afghanistan (Unabridged), by Eric Blehm 4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 The Only Thing Worth Dying For: How Eleven Green Berets Forged a New Afghanistan (Unabridged) by Eric Blehm April 2012
Engines of Change: A History of the American Dream in Fifteen Cars (Unabridged), by Paul Ingrassia 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 Engines of Change: A History of the American Dream in Fifteen Cars (Unabridged) by Paul Ingrassia April 2012
Joe Rocheforts War: The Odyssey of the Codebreaker Who Outwitted Yamamoto at Midway (Unabridged), by Elliot Carlson 4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 Joe Rochefort's War: The Odyssey of the Codebreaker Who Outwitted Yamamoto at Midway (Unabridged) by Elliot Carlson April 2012
Oklahoma City: What the Investigation Missed - and Why It Still Matters (Unabridged), by Andrew Gumbel 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 Oklahoma City: What the Investigation Missed - and Why It Still Matters (Unabridged) by Andrew Gumbel April 2012
Final Countdown: NASA and the End of the Space Shuttle Program (Unabridged), by Pat Duggins 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 Final Countdown: NASA and the End of the Space Shuttle Program (Unabridged) by Pat Duggins April 2012
War Stories III: The Heroes Who Defeated Hitler (Unabridged), by Oliver L. North 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 War Stories III: The Heroes Who Defeated Hitler (Unabridged) by Oliver L. North March 2012
Wine and War: The French, the Nazis, and the Battle for Frances Greatest Treasure (Unabridged), by Donald Kladstrup 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 Wine and War: The French, the Nazis, and the Battle for France's Greatest Treasure (Unabridged) by Donald Kladstrup March 2012
Committee of Vigilance: The San Francisco Chamber of Commerce Law and Order Committee, 1916-1919: A Case Study in Official Hysteria (Unabridged), by Steven C. Levi 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 Committee of Vigilance: The San Francisco Chamber of Commerce Law and Order Committee, 1916-1919: A Case Study in Official Hysteria (Unabridged) by Steven C. Levi March 2012
Between the Alps and a Hard Place: Switzerland in World War II and Moral Blackmail Today (Unabridged), by Angelo M. Codevilla 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 Between the Alps and a Hard Place: Switzerland in World War II and Moral Blackmail Today (Unabridged) by Angelo M. Codevilla March 2012
Gulag: A History (Unabridged), by Anne Applebaum 4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 Gulag: A History (Unabridged) by Anne Applebaum March 2012
Lone Dog Barking (Unabridged), by Raf Leon Dahlquist 0 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 5 Lone Dog Barking (Unabridged) by Raf Leon Dahlquist March 2012
The Titanic: Voices from the BBC Archive, by Mark Jones 0 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 5 The Titanic: Voices from the BBC Archive by Mark Jones March 2012
Stories of the Slum, by Vladimir Gilyarovsky 0 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 5 Stories of the Slum by Vladimir Gilyarovsky February 2012
The Korean War (Unabridged), by Cameron Forbes 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 The Korean War (Unabridged) by Cameron Forbes February 2012
Och i Wienerwald star traden kvar (In Wienerwald the Trees are the Same) (Unabridged), by Elisabeth asbrink 0 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 5 Och i Wienerwald star traden kvar (In Wienerwald the Trees are the Same) (Unabridged) by Elisabeth asbrink February 2012
The Operators: The Wild and Terrifying Inside Story of Americas War in Afghanistan (Unabridged), by Michael Hastings 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 The Operators: The Wild and Terrifying Inside Story of America's War in Afghanistan (Unabridged) by Michael Hastings January 2012
A Rose for Reuben: Stories of Hope from the Holocaust (Unabridged), by Robert Rietti 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 A Rose for Reuben: Stories of Hope from the Holocaust (Unabridged) by Robert Rietti January 2012

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