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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 Douglas Preston. Choose from an impressive variety of books including well-known titles like The Monster of Florence, The Coldest Winter: America and the Korean War and Too Big to Fail 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 Speckled Monster: A Historical Tale of Battling Smallpox (Unabridged), by Jennifer Lee Carrell 4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 The Speckled Monster: A Historical Tale of Battling Smallpox (Unabridged) by Jennifer Lee Carrell May 2012
Conduct Under Fire: Four American Doctors and Their Fight for Life as Prisoners of the Japanese (Unabridged), by John Glusman 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 Conduct Under Fire: Four American Doctors and Their Fight for Life as Prisoners of the Japanese (Unabridged) by John Glusman 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
True North: Peary, Cook and the Race to the Pole (Unabridged), by Bruce Henderson 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 True North: Peary, Cook and the Race to the Pole (Unabridged) by Bruce Henderson 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
Castles of Steel (Unabridged), by Robert K. Massie 4.00157977883096 out of 54.00157977883096 out of 54.00157977883096 out of 54.00157977883096 out of 54.00157977883096 out of 5 Castles of Steel (Unabridged) by Robert K. Massie April 2012
Manhunt: The Ten-Year Search for Bin Laden - from 9-11 to Abbottabad (Unabridged), by Peter L. Bergen 0 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 5 Manhunt: The Ten-Year Search for Bin Laden - from 9-11 to Abbottabad (Unabridged) by Peter L. Bergen 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
End This Depression Now! (Unabridged), by Paul Krugman 4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 End This Depression Now! (Unabridged) by Paul Krugman 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
Midnight in Peking: How the Murder of a Young Englishwoman Haunted the Last Days of Old China (Unabridged), by Paul French 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 Midnight in Peking: How the Murder of a Young Englishwoman Haunted the Last Days of Old China (Unabridged) by Paul French April 2012
City of Scoundrels: The 12 Days of Disaster That Gave Birth to Modern Chicago (Unabridged), by Gary Krist 0 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 5 City of Scoundrels: The 12 Days of Disaster That Gave Birth to Modern Chicago (Unabridged) by Gary Krist 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
Hell Above Earth: The Incredible True Story of an American WWII Bomber Commander and the Copilot Ordered to Kill Him (Unabridged), by Stephen Frater 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 Hell Above Earth: The Incredible True Story of an American WWII Bomber Commander and the Copilot Ordered to Kill Him (Unabridged) by Stephen Frater March 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 Raid, by Benjamin F. Schemmer 4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 The Raid by Benjamin F. Schemmer February 2012
Recondo: LRRPs in the 101st Airborne, by Larry Chambers 4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 Recondo: LRRPs in the 101st Airborne by Larry Chambers 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

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