History / Modern Audiobooks

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!

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An Empire of Ice: Scott, Shackleton, and the Heroic Age of Antarctic Science (Unabridged), by Edward J. Larson 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 An Empire of Ice: Scott, Shackleton, and the Heroic Age of Antarctic Science (Unabridged) by Edward J. Larson June 2011
Challenge for the Pacific: Guadalcanal: The Turning Point of the War (Unabridged), by Robert Leckie 4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 Challenge for the Pacific: Guadalcanal: The Turning Point of the War (Unabridged) by Robert Leckie June 2011
The Murder of Jim Fisk for the Love of Josie Mansfield: A Tragedy of the Gilded Age (Unabridged), by H. W. Brands 0 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 5 The Murder of Jim Fisk for the Love of Josie Mansfield: A Tragedy of the Gilded Age (Unabridged) by H. W. Brands May 2011
JFK and the Unspeakable: Why He Died and Why It Matters (Unabridged), by James W. Douglass 4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 JFK and the Unspeakable: Why He Died and Why It Matters (Unabridged) by James W. Douglass May 2011
To End All Wars: A Story of Loyalty and Rebellion, 1914-1918 (Unabridged), by Adam Hochschild 4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 To End All Wars: A Story of Loyalty and Rebellion, 1914-1918 (Unabridged) by Adam Hochschild May 2011
We Take You Now to Grovers Mill: The Making of the War of the Worlds Broadcast, by Joe Bevilacqua 0 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 5 We Take You Now to Grover's Mill: The Making of the 'War of the Worlds' Broadcast by Joe Bevilacqua May 2011
In the Garden of Beasts: Love, Terror, and an American Family in Hitlers Berlin (Unabridged), by Erik Larson 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 In the Garden of Beasts: Love, Terror, and an American Family in Hitler's Berlin (Unabridged) by Erik Larson April 2011
Five Days in London: May 1940 (Unabridged), by John Lukacs 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 Five Days in London: May 1940 (Unabridged) by John Lukacs April 2011
Eichmann in Jerusalem: A Report on the Banality of Evil (Unabridged), by Hannah Arendt 4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 Eichmann in Jerusalem: A Report on the Banality of Evil (Unabridged) by Hannah Arendt April 2011
Pox: An American History (Unabridged), by Michael Willrich 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 Pox: An American History (Unabridged) by Michael Willrich April 2011
The Guns of August (Unabridged), by Barbara W. Tuchman 4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 The Guns of August (Unabridged) by Barbara W. Tuchman March 2011
The Eichmann Trial (Unabridged), by Deborah E Lipstadt 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 The Eichmann Trial (Unabridged) by Deborah E Lipstadt March 2011
Kokoda (Unabridged), by Peter FitzSimons 4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 Kokoda (Unabridged) by Peter FitzSimons March 2011
Unintended Consequences: How War in Iraq Strengthened Americas Enemies (Unabridged), by Peter W. Galbraith 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 Unintended Consequences: How War in Iraq Strengthened America's Enemies (Unabridged) by Peter W. Galbraith March 2011
Marching for Freedom: Walk Together, Children, and Dont You Grow Weary (Unabridged), by Elizabeth Partridge 4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 Marching for Freedom: Walk Together, Children, and Don't You Grow Weary (Unabridged) by Elizabeth Partridge February 2011
Then Everything Changed (Unabridged), by Jeff Greenfield 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 Then Everything Changed (Unabridged) by Jeff Greenfield February 2011
Iraq War: Revised Edition (Unabridged), by Rodney P. Carlisle 0 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 5 Iraq War: Revised Edition (Unabridged) by Rodney P. Carlisle February 2011
Speeches by Martin Luther King Jr.: The Ultimate Collection, by Martin Luther King 0 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 5 Speeches by Martin Luther King Jr.: The Ultimate Collection by Martin Luther King February 2011
The Money Culture (Unabridged), by Michael Lewis 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 The Money Culture (Unabridged) by Michael Lewis January 2011
Hellcats: The Epic Story of World War IIs Most Daring Submarine Raid (Unabridged), by Peter Sasgen 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 Hellcats: The Epic Story of World War II's Most Daring Submarine Raid (Unabridged) by Peter Sasgen January 2011
The Stock Market Crash of 1929: The End of Prosperity (Unabridged), by Brenda Lange 1 out of 51 out of 51 out of 51 out of 51 out of 5 The Stock Market Crash of 1929: The End of Prosperity (Unabridged) by Brenda Lange January 2011
Utmost Savagery: The Three Days of Tarawa (Unabridged), by Colonel Joseph H. Alexander 4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 Utmost Savagery: The Three Days of Tarawa (Unabridged) by Colonel Joseph H. Alexander January 2011
Escape from the Land of Snows: The Young Dalai Lamas Harrowing Flight to Freedom and the Making of a Spiritual Hero (Unabridged), by Stephan Talty 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 Escape from the Land of Snows: The Young Dalai Lama's Harrowing Flight to Freedom and the Making of a Spiritual Hero (Unabridged) by Stephan Talty December 2010
1928 HMS Queen Mary: A tour of the grand ship now in Long Beach, by Patricia L. Lawrence 0 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 5 1928 HMS Queen Mary: A tour of the grand ship now in Long Beach by Patricia L. Lawrence November 2010
Alistair Cookes America (Unabridged), by Alistair Cooke 4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 Alistair Cooke's America (Unabridged) by Alistair Cooke October 2010
The War for Late Night (Unabridged), by Bill Carter 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 The War for Late Night (Unabridged) by Bill Carter October 2010
Seabiscuit: An American Legend (Unabridged), by Laura Hillenbrand 4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 Seabiscuit: An American Legend (Unabridged) by Laura Hillenbrand October 2010
UFOs 1973: Aliens, Abductions and Extraordinary Sightings (Unabridged), by Jay Michael Long 0 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 5 UFOs 1973: Aliens, Abductions and Extraordinary Sightings (Unabridged) by Jay Michael Long October 2010

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