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    The Tibetan Book of the Dead

    Liberation Through Understanding in the Between

    Narrated by Robert Thurman ...

    Unabridged

    10 hours 29 min

    The most accessible and informative version of the Buddhist classicavailable in English, with instruction in meditation, illuminating commentary, and guidance in the practical use of the prayersThe so-called “Tibetan Book of the Dead” has been renowned for centuries as a cornerstone of Buddhist wisdom and religious thought. More recently, it has become highly influential in the Western world for ... Read more

    $29.99 AUD

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    A History of the Bible

    The Book and Its Faiths

    Narrated by Ralph Lister ...

    Unabridged

    21 hours 57 min

    WINNER OF THE 2019 DUFF COOPER PRIZEPenguin presents the audiobook edition of A History of the Bible by John Barton, read by Ralph Lister.The Bible is the central book in Western culture, yet extraordinarily there is no proper history of it. This exceptional work, by one of the world's leading Biblical scholars, provides a full account of how the different parts of the Bible came to be written; ... Read more

    $28.99 AUD

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    A History of Magic, Witchcraft and the Occult

    by DK ...
    Narrated by Susie Riddell ...

    Unabridged

    8 hours 51 min

    Discover the beguiling history of witchcraft, magic, and superstition through the centuries and across the world in this stunningly audiobook.A History of Magic, Witchcraft and the Occult charts the extraordinary narrative of one of the most interesting and often controversial subjects in the world - from ancient animal worship and shamanism, through alchemy and divination to modern Wicca and the ... Read more

    $22.99 AUD

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    The History of the Medieval World

    From the Conversion of Constantine to the First Crusade

    Narrated by John Lee ...

    Unabridged

    22 hours 42 min

    From the schism between Rome and Constantinople to the rise of the T'ang Dynasty, from the birth of Muhammad to the crowning of Charlemagne, this erudite book tells the fascinating, often violent story of kings, generals, and the peoples they ruled. In her earlier work, The History of the Ancient World, Susan Wise Bauer wrote of the rise of kingship based on might. But in the years between the ... Read more

    $38.99 AUD

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    Summer of Blood: The Peasants’ Revolt of 1381

    by Dan Jones ...
    Narrated by Kris Dyer ...

    Unabridged

    7 hours 51 min

    Revolt and upheaval in medieval Britain by a brilliant new narrative historian, ‘Summer of Blood’ breaks new ground in its portrayal of the personalities and politics of the bloody days of June 1381.The Peasants’ Revolt of 1381 is one of the most dramatic and bloody events in English history. Starting with village riots in the Essex countryside, chaos rapidly spread across much of the south-east ... Read more

    $31.99 AUD

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    Trial and Triumph

    Stories from Church History

    Narrated by Daniel Newman ...

    Unabridged

    7 hours 11 min

    "Thus says the LORD: Stand in the ways and see, and ask for the old paths, where the good way is, and walk in it; then you will find rest for your souls"(Jer. 6:16). Christianity is a faith in love with history. God took on human flesh and dwelt among us. The Spirit carried that divine work over the centuries, providing courage and maturity even amid our imperfections.Christians find their true ... Read more

    $24.99 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

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    A Pilgrimage to Eternity

    From Canterbury to Rome in Search of a Faith

    by Timothy Egan ...
    Narrated by Timothy Egan ...

    Unabridged

    12 hours 42 min

    **From "the world's greatest tour guide," a deeply-researched, captivating journey through the rich history of Christianity and the winding paths of the French and Italian countryside that will feed mind, body, and soul (New York Times)."What a wondrous work! This beautifully written and totally clear-eyed account of his pilgrimage will have you wondering whether we should all embark on such a ... Read more

    $33.99 AUD

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    African Mythology and Folklore: The Origins and History of Legends and Myths across Africa

    Narrated by Daniel Houle ...

    Unabridged

    3 hours 7 min

    The modern history of Africa was, until very recently, written on behalf of the indigenous races by the white man, who had forcefully entered the continent during a particularly hubristic and dynamic phase of European history. When they began to arrive in sub-Saharan Africa in the early 16th century, Christian missionaries replaced established animist practices with the tenets of Christianity. ... Read more

    $14.99 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

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    Winters in the World

    A Journey through the Anglo-Saxon Year

    Narrated by Jennifer M. Dixon ...

    Unabridged

    8 hours 18 min

    Interweaving literature, history, and religion, an exquisite meditation on the turning of the seasons in medieval England. Winters in the World is a beautifully observed journey through the cycle of the year in Anglo-Saxon England, exploring the festivals, customs, and traditions linked to the different seasons. Drawing on a wide variety of source material, including poetry, histories, and ... Read more

    $29.99 AUD

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    Bà Chúa Chè

    Narrated by Hong Cha ...

    Unabridged

    36 min

    “Writing to history, people often refer to the study of historians. Writing about fiction people often talk about the art of the author. Talking about the history of fiction in addition to the study of statistics based on documents, one must also consider the talent of composition, imagination or fiction. All of that ingenuity is found in Mrs. Chua Tea ”“Nguyen Trieu Luat has opened himself a line ... Read more

    $35.99 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

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    The Holy Blood And The Holy Grail

    Unabridged

    9 hours 36 min

    Brought to you by Penguin.A nineteenth century French priest discovers something in his mountain village at the foot of The Pyrenees which enables him to amass and spend a fortune of millions of pounds. The tale seems to begin with buried treasure and then turns into an unprecedented historical detective story - a modern Grail quest leading back through cryptically coded parchments, secret ... Read more

    $10.99 AUD

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    The Devil's Best Trick

    How the Face of Evil Disappeared

    Narrated by Lane Hakel ...

    Unabridged

    13 hours 13 min

    How we explain the evils of the world, and the darkest parts of ourselves, has preoccupied humans throughout history. A sweeping and comprehensive search for the origins of belief in a Satanic figure across the centuries, The Devil’s Best Trick is a keen investigation into the inescapable reality of evil and the myriad ways we attempt to understand it. Instructive, riveting, and unnerving, this is ... Read more

    $36.99 AUD

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    The Once & Future Witch Hunt

    A Descendant's Reckoning from Salem to the Present

    Unabridged

    11 hours 26 min

    As the descendant of Martha Carrier, an accused woman executed at Salem, Alice Markham-Cantor presents a riveting story that spans centuries and brings the historical significance of the witch trials into modern times. Extensively researched and told through alternating fiction and nonfiction chapters, this book illuminates a shocking truth: contrary to popular opinion, the witch hunts never ended ... Read more

    $29.99 AUD

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    Cunning Folk

    Life in the Era of Practical Magic

    Narrated by Anna Wilson-Jones ...

    Unabridged

    8 hours 16 min

    **Brought to you by Penguin.In Cunning Folk: Life in the Era of Practical Magic, historian Tabitha Stanmore will transport the reader to a time when magic was used day-to-day as a way to navigate life's challenges and to solve problems of both trivial and deadly importance.**Imagine it's the year 1500 and you've lost your precious silver spoons - or perhaps your neighbour has stolen them. Or maybe ... Read more

    $24.99 AUD

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    The Darkening Age

    The Christian Destruction of the Classical World

    Narrated by Lalla Ward ...

    Unabridged

    9 hours 19 min

    Dive into the gripping narrative of The Darkening Age by Catherine Nixey that unfolds the rarely told, shocking story of a militant faith consuming the enlightened teachings of the Classical world in its race to establish supreme authority.The Roman Empire had been generous in embracing and absorbing new creeds. This is the enthralling history of an era when Christianity, despite its peaceful ... Read more

    $21.99 AUD

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    American Religious History

    Series series Learn25: Religion

    Unabridged

    9 hours 34 min

    How has religion—in all its varieties—contributed to the flavor of life in the United States?America’s first settlements, founding documents, and most important traditions are replete with religious sentiment. Today, religion continues to play an important role in the lives of American people—nearly 80 percent are religiously affiliated—and institutions.These audio lectures bring you face to face ... Read more

    $21.99 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

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    Megalithic Temples of Malta, The: The History and Legacy of Europe’s Oldest Standing Structures

    Narrated by Colin Fluxman ...

    Unabridged

    1 hour 28 min

    Malta’s history goes back further than many know, which can be attested to by the numerous Neolithic and Bronze Age era megaliths that dot the island of Malta proper as well as the island of Gozo to the north. Naturally, when European archaeologists began unearthing the megaliths of Malta in the 19th century, they did not know what to think, which led to a plethora of theories, many of them quite ... Read more

    $10.99 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

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    Beyond

    How Humankind Thinks About Heaven

    Narrated by Maggi-Meg Reed ...

    Unabridged

    11 hours 43 min

    A smart and thought-provoking cultural history of heaven.What do we think of when we think about heaven? What might it look like? Who or what might be there?Since humans began to huddle together for protection thousands of years ago, these questions have been part of how civilizations and cultures define heaven, the good place beyond this one. From Christianity to Islam to Hinduism and beyond, ... Read more

    $33.99 AUD

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    Under Jerusalem

    The Buried History of the World's Most Contested City

    by Andrew Lawler ...
    Narrated by James Lurie ...

    Unabridged

    16 hours 2 min

    **A spellbinding history of the hidden world below the Holy City—a saga of biblical treasures, intrepid explorers, and political upheaval“A sweeping tale of archaeological exploits and their cultural and political consequences told with a historian’s penchant for detail and a journalist’s flair for narration.”—Washington Post**In 1863, a French senator arrived in Jerusalem hoping to unearth relics ... Read more

    $36.99 AUD

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    Church History, Volume Two: Audio Lectures

    From Pre-Reformation to the Present Day

    Series series Zondervan Biblical and Theological Lectures

    Unabridged

    11 hours 23 min

    Church History, Volume Two chronicles the events, the triumphs, and the struggles of the Christian movement from the years leading up to the Reformation through the next five centuries to the present-day.Looking closely at the integral link between the history of the world and that of the church, Church History paints a portrait of God's people within the context of the times, cultures, and ... Read more

    $53.99 AUD

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    Le Créationnisme – Histoire du conflit des savoirs entre science et religion

    Narrated by Bruno Guiderdoni ...

    Unabridged

    3 hours 13 min

    "Frémeaux & Associés et la Grande Mosquée de Paris s’associent afin de faire connaître l’histoire, la philosophie, les cultures et les savoirs du monde musulman. Peut-on être scientifique et croyant aujourd’hui ? Une réponse par l’affirmative à cette question semble une gageure à notre époque où science et religion entretiennent un rapport conflictuel entamé à l’époque moderne. Bruno Guiderdoni, ... Read more

    $39.99 AUD

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    The Cheese and the Worms

    The Cosmos of a Sixteenth-Century Miller

    Narrated by P.J. Ochlan ...

    Unabridged

    7 hours 57 min

    The Cheese and the Worms is an incisive study of popular culture in the sixteenth century as seen through the eyes of one man, the miller known as Menocchio, who was accused of heresy during the Inquisition and sentenced to death. Carlo Ginzburg uses the trial records to illustrate the religious and social conflicts of the society Menocchio lived in. For a common miller, Menocchio was surprisingly ... Read more

    $29.99 AUD

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    Christian Doctrine of Hell, The

    Narrated by Oberon Michaels ...

    Unabridged

    36 min

    The Christian Doctrine of HellBy Joseph WheelerNarrated by Oberon MichaelsIt is often popularly considered that the Twenty-First Century marked the emergence of a truly aggressive anti-theist movement. The rise of the "New Atheism", spearheaded by figures like Christopher Hitchens, Sam Harris, and Richard Dawkins, has been seen as a fresh attack on the hegemony of organized religion.However, ... Read more

    $5.99 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

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    Videnskab.dk #18 - Historien bag juleaftens traditioner

    Narrated by Jais Baggestrøm Koch ...

    Unabridged

    22 min

    Hvert år gør vi det igen. Sætter tænderne i sprød flæskesvær og brunede kartofler, udveksler dyrtindkøbte gaver og mumler med på 'Et barn er født i Bethlehem', mens vi går i ring om juletræet. Julen er hjerternes fest, og danskerne har holdt den - og holdt af den - i mange, mange år. Men hvorfor har vi egentlig et grantræ i vores stue i julen, og hvad er historien bag, at vi leder efter en mandel ... Read more

    $3.99 AUD