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    Homage to Catalonia

    Penguin Modern Classics

    by George Orwell ...
    Narrated by Rory Alexander ...

    Unabridged

    7 hours 54 min

    Brought to you by Penguin.'Every line of serious work that I have written since 1936 has been written, directly or indirectly, against totalitarianism and for democratic Socialism as I understand it'.Thus wrote Orwell following his experiences as a militiaman in the Spanish Civil War, chronicled in Homage to Catalonia. Here he brings to bear all the force of his humanity, passion and clarity, ... Read more

    $24.61 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    A Short History of Europe

    From Pericles to Putin

    by Simon Jenkins ...
    Narrated by Simon Jenkins ...

    Unabridged

    11 hours 14 min

    Penguin presents the audiobook edition of A Short History of Europe written and read by Simon Jenkins.Europe is an astonishingly successful place. In this dazzling new history, bestselling author Simon Jenkins grippingly tells the story of its evolution from warring peoples to peace, wealth and freedom - a story that twists and turns from Greece and Rome, through the Dark Ages, the Reformation and ... Read more

    $20.83 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Ambulance Man and the Spanish Civil War, The

    Forgotten Stories from Spain

    by Paul Read ...
    Narrated by Paul Read ...
    series Forgotten Stories From Spain

    Unabridged

    49 min

    The True Story of the Canadian Doctor and Ambulance driver that came to help a city in exodus.Try to imagine that the city of Malaga is to be evacuated overnight. 150.000 people will have to walk 200km along the coastal road in search of a safe refuge whilst being pursued by Italian tanks, bombed by German aircraft and shelled by Rebel Nationalist ships. Unarmed men, women and children will be ... Read more

    $10.48 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Portuguese Empire and Africa, The: The History and Legacy of Portugal’s Exploration and Colonization of the West African Coast

    Narrated by Ken Teutsch ...

    Unabridged

    1 hour 29 min

    By the mid-15th century the Byzantine Empire had collapsed and the various Crusades that had taken place in the region had largely disrupted the overland routes of the Silk Road and trade. Compounding the difficulties of trade was the rise of the Ottoman Empire in place of the Byzantines and the outbreak of the Black Death in Europe.It was roughly around this time that a period of European ... Read more

    $10.41 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Catalonia: The History and Legacy of Spain’s Most Famous Autonomous Community

    Narrated by Colin Fluxman ...

    Unabridged

    1 hour 48 min

    Set in the northeastern corner of Spain and nestled next to France is the autonomous region of Catalonia. The name Catalonia is thought to mean the Land of Castellans (castlan means the governor of a castle), while another version of the story suggests that the name actually comes from Gothalanda, or Land of the Goths, who occupied it in the 5th century. More than seeing themselves as Spaniards, ... Read more

    $10.41 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Lisbon

    War in the Shadows of the City of Light, 1939–1945

    by Neill Lochery ...
    Narrated by Robin Sachs ...

    Unabridged

    8 hours 30 min

    Throughout the Second World War, Lisbon was at the very center of the world’s attention and was the only European city in which both the Allies and the Axis powers openly operated. Portugal was frantically trying to hold on to its self-proclaimed wartime neutrality but in reality was increasingly caught in the middle of the economic, and naval, wars between the Allies and the Nazis. The story is ... Read more

    $25.39 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Argentina: The History and Legacy of the Nation from the Colonial Era to Today

    Narrated by Colin Fluxman ...

    Unabridged

    3 hours 16 min

    By the time Christopher Columbus started setting east from the New World, he had explored San Salvador in the Bahamas (which he thought was Japan), Cuba (which he thought was China), and Hispaniola, the source of gold. As the common story goes, Columbus, en route back to Spain from his first journey, called in at Lisbon as a courtesy to brief the Portuguese King John II of his discovery of the New ... Read more

    $14.96 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Marco Polo, Las tierras del Gran Khan

    by Audiopodcast ...
    Narrated by Audiopodcast ...
    series Grandes descubridores de la Historia (1)

    Unabridged

    44 min

    En esta sorprendente narración les presentamos las exuberantes historias de Marco Polo, sus viajes y aventuras narrados de manera extraordinaria por el mismo y acompañado de personajes que crean ambientes impensados y muy entretenidos. La historia de Marco Polo hechiza con sus relatos y debe contarse entre los principales estímulos de la primera época de exploraciones, cuando portugueses y ... Read more

    $14.96 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Moors in Spain, The

    Narrated by Andrea Giordani ...

    Unabridged

    6 hours 24 min

    The Alhambra in Granada, the Mosque in Cordova—these are some of the magnificent physical remnants of Moorish rule in Spain. Their influence on culture, engineering, and civilization has also remained in ways often unacknowledged. Lane-Poole was the first to publish a scholarly history in English about a non-Christian civilization, making this a ground-breaking work. Written with extensive ... Read more

    $52.40 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Spanish Romance

    Narrated by Anastasia Bertollo ...

    Unabridged

    5 min

    Washington Irving was the first American writer who became world-famous. He was a pioneer, who had an impact on the American literature.In the essay "Spanish Romance", Washington Irving speculates on the specifics of the Spain culture. The author has enough experience to describe Spain. He spent some years there. In Spain he studied manuscripts relating to the era of America's discovery. ... Read more

    $8.97 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Basque Country: The Turbulent History and Legacy of the Basque Autonomous Community in Spain

    Narrated by Colin Fluxman ...

    Unabridged

    1 hour 19 min

    It would not be a stretch to say that for a very tiny geographical territory (just 20,747 square kilometers), the Basque Country has inspired a plethora of intense stereotypes. Some of these stereotypes have been cast upon its people from the outside while others have been strategically propagated by the people themselves. For such a small area of land that is home to only 3,000,000 people, the ... Read more

    $10.41 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Crypto-Jews, The: The History of the Forcibly Converted Jews Who Secretly Practiced Judaism during the Inquisition

    Narrated by Colin Fluxman ...

    Unabridged

    1 hour 43 min

    By the end of the 14th century, the distrust and prejudice against Jewish communities quickly spread to Spain. In 1391, James II of Aragon boarded the bandwagon; backed into a corner by the Roman Catholic Church, he established a law that banned Jews from Spain altogether. Jews were shunned in droves, and the remaining were given an ultimatum to either convert/revert to Catholicism or face ... Read more

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    Picasso's War

    The Destruction of Guernica, and the Masterpiece That Changed the World

    Narrated by Oliver Wyman ...

    Unabridged

    7 hours 37 min

    Picasso's War sheds light on the conflict that was an ominous prelude to WWII and delivers an unforgettable portrait of a genius whose visionary statement about horror and terrible wounds of war still resonates today. ... Read more

    $36.65 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Imprudent King

    A New Life of Philip II

    Narrated by Nigel Patterson ...

    Unabridged

    18 hours 36 min

    Philip II is not only the most famous king in Spanish history, but one of the most famous monarchs in English history: the man who married Mary Tudor and later launched the Spanish Armada against her sister Elizabeth I. This compelling biography of the most powerful European monarch of his day begins with his conception (1526) and ends with his ascent to Paradise (1603), two occurrences ... Read more

    $44.91 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Hernando de Magallanes, La primera vuelta al mundo

    by Audiopodcast ...
    Narrated by Audiopodcast ...
    series Grandes descubridores de la Historia (3)

    Unabridged

    54 min

    A comienzos del siglo dieciséis el mundo cambiaba vertiginosamente.América contribuía a esa efervescencia alimentando la imaginación de los navegantes, que organizaban una expedición tras otra. Los mapas eran continuamente modificados, con el descubrimiento de nuevos territorios.Españoles y portugueses dominaban los mares, los primeros siguiendo la ruta de Colón; los segundos, la de Bartolomé Días ... Read more

    $14.96 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Order of Santiago , The: The History of the Catholic Military Order Sworn to Defend the Iberian Peninsula

    Narrated by Colin Fluxman ...

    Unabridged

    1 hour 36 min

    The Order of Santiago appeared shortly after the First Crusade and rose to prominence in the early 12th century. While its members did not often travel to Jerusalem like their counterparts, the order did play a massive role in the Reconquista and would influence the development of several Iberian kingdoms, helping to establish modern Spain and Portugal. Given the different location and the unique ... Read more

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    Especial - 25 de Abril: as estórias que a História não conta

    Unabridged

    1 hour 26 min

    “Foi bonita a festa, pá” é o que diz Chico Buarque, poeta e cantor brasileiro, e o que diz também o povo português sobre o 25 de Abril. Uma festa com cravos e sem escravos, e sem combates, e sem mortes e sem tiros de espingarda, mas com flores dentro dos canos. Uma festa em que o povo saiu à rua depois da “Grândola Vila Morena” e do “E Depois do Adeus” e seguindo os militares que iam ao Terreiro ... Read more

    $2.01 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Historia de España: Una guía fascinante de la historia española, desde la Hispania romana, los visigodos, el Imperio español, los Borbones y la guerra de la independencia española hasta el presente

    Narrated by Luis Trumper ...

    Unabridged

    4 hours 22 min

    Si desea descubrir la fascinante historia de España, siga leyendo...A lo largo de los siglos, España ha estado sujeta al señorío de otros países. Fue ocupada por los antiguos griegos y romanos, los visigodos, los franceses y los musulmanes. Ha sido el patio de recreo tanto de los respetuosos como de los despiadados. Las costas españolas han sido ocupadas por los imperios comerciales de Cartago y ... Read more

    $22.39 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Emperor

    A New Life of Charles V

    Narrated by Nigel Patterson ...

    Unabridged

    26 hours 25 min

    The life of Emperor Charles V (1500-1558), ruler of Spain, Germany, the Netherlands, and much of Italy and Central and South America, has long intrigued biographers. But the elusive nature of the man (despite an abundance of documentation), his relentless travel and the control of his own image, together with the complexity of governing the world's first transatlantic empire, complicate the task. ... Read more

    $37.43 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Dutch Revolt, The: The History of the Dutch Republic’s War of Independence against Spain

    Narrated by Daniel Houle ...

    Unabridged

    1 hour 49 min

    The Netherlands has had a complex and turbulent history involving the interplay of multiple political entities, ethnicities, and languages. The term "Netherlands" (Nederland in Dutch, Pay-Bas in French) refers to the low-lying topography of the region and today is used specifically to describe the country bordering Germany and Belgium, but historically it referred to the entire region occupied by ... Read more

    $10.41 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Hemingway in Spain

    Narrated by David P. Reiter ...

    Unabridged

    1 hour 43 min

    The source book for the film Hemingway in Spain, this hybrid work melds several Hemingway “voices", the author, the “Hemingway Hero”, and the author projecting the Hemingway consciousness and aesthetic on a contemporary Spanish landscape."The poems stitch you into a tapestry...with loose threads left hanging just to trip you up if you become complacent.” Bev Braune, Australian Book Review. ... Read more

    $14.96 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Inquisition in the New World, The: The History and Legacy of the Inquisition after Spain and Portugal Colonized the Americas

    Narrated by Dan Gallagher ...

    Unabridged

    2 hours 11 min

    New Spain was established in the aftermath of the Spanish conquest of the Aztec Empire in 1521, and as the most spectacular conquest and the richest province, New Spain quickly became the focus of Spanish America. The Viceroyalty of New Spain was established in 1535, comprising a vast region of what is now the American Southwest, all of Mexico and Central America, the various Spanish held islands ... Read more

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    The Myth of the Andalusian Paradise

    Muslims, Christians, and Jews under Islamic Rule in Medieval Spain

    Narrated by Bob Souer ...

    Unabridged

    9 hours 31 min

    Scholars, journalists, and politicians uphold Muslim-ruled medieval Spain-"al-Andalus"-as a multicultural paradise, a place where Muslims, Christians, and Jews lived in harmony. There is only one problem with this widely accepted account: it is a myth. In this groundbreaking book, Northwestern University scholar Dario Fernández-Morera tells the full story of Islamic Spain. The Myth of the ... Read more

    $25.44 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    The Spanish-American War and World War I, Part 1

    series The United States at War Series #1

    Unabridged

    2 hours 36 min

    The United States at War SeriesBy the turn of the twentieth century, the United States had evolved from a colony into an international power. As a result of the Spanish-American War, America acquired colonies in both the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans. She also acquired a taste for international politics.Then the First World War erupted. As it dragged on, Americans fiercely debated US involvement; ... Read more

    $14.90 AUD or free with audiobook trial