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United States Audiobooks

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    The Guns of August

    Narrated by John Lee ...

    Unabridged

    18 hours 59 min

    Historian and Pulitzer Prize-winning author Barbara Tuchman has brought to life again the people and events that led up to World War I. With attention to fascinating detail, and an intense knowledge of her subject and its characters, Ms. Tuchman reveals, for the first time, just how the war started, why, and why it could have been stopped but wasn't. A classic historical survey of a time and a ... Read more

    $35.99 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    On Fascism

    12 Lessons from American History

    Narrated by Kevin Stillwell ...

    Unabridged

    4 hours 18 min

    An expert on American authoritarianism offers a searing rebuke of the exceptional narrative that dominates our understanding of US history. In 12 lessons, Matthew C. MacWilliams' On Fascism exposes the divisive rhetoric, strongman tactics, violent othering, and authoritarian attitudes that course through American history and compete with our egalitarian, democratic aspirations. Trumpism isn’t new, ... Read more

    $12.99 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Passage of Power, The

    Narrated by Grover Gardner ...
    Audiobook 4 - Years of Lyndon Johnson

    Unabridged

    32 hours 47 min

    The Passage of Power follows Lyndon Johnson through both the most frustrating and the most triumphant periods of his career - 1958 to 1964. It is a time that would see him trade the extraordinary power he had created for himself as Senate Majority Leader for what became the wretched powerlessness of a Vice President in an administration that disdained and distrusted him. Yet it was, as well, the ... Read more

    $29.99 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Private Empire

    ExxonMobil and American Power

    by Steve Coll ...
    Narrated by Malcolm Hillgartner ...

    Unabridged

    24 hours 23 min

    Steve Coll investigates the largest and most powerful private corporation in the United States, revealing the true extent of its power. ExxonMobil’s annual revenues are larger than the economic activity in the great majority of countries. In many of the countries where it conducts business, ExxonMobil’s sway over politics and security is greater than that of the United States embassy. In ... Read more

    $47.99 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    A Promised Land

    by Barack Obama ...
    Narrated by Barack Obama ...

    Unabridged

    29 hours 10 min

    Brought to you by Penguin.THE #1 SUNDAY TIMES AND AUDIBLE BESTSELLERA riveting, deeply personal account of history in the making-from the president who inspired us to believe in the power of democracy.In the stirring, highly anticipated first volume of his presidential memoirs, Barack Obama tells the story of his improbable odyssey from young man searching for his identity to leader of the free ... Read more

    $43.99 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    The Last Slave Ships

    New York and the End of the Middle Passage

    by John Harris ...
    Narrated by Paul Heitsch ...

    Unabridged

    7 hours 43 min

    A stunning behind-the-curtain look into the last years of the illegal transatlantic slave trade in the United States Long after the transatlantic slave trade was officially outlawed by every major slave trading nation in the early nineteenth century, merchants based in the United States were still sending hundreds of illegal slave ships from American ports to the African coast. The key instigators ... Read more

    $36.99 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Becoming

    The Sunday Times Number One Bestseller

    Narrated by Michelle Obama ...

    Unabridged

    19 hours 3 min

    Brought to you by Penguin.Winner of the 2020 Grammy Award for Best Spoken Word AlbumWinner of the 2020 Audie Award for Autobiography/MemoirAn intimate, powerful, and inspiring memoir; 17 million copies sold worldwideTHE NO. 1 BESTSELLERBRITISH BOOK AWARDS, NON-FICTION BOOK OF THE YEARTHE SUNDAY TIMES, MEMOIR OF THE YEAR</stro... ... Read more

    $24.99 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Chaos

    Charles Manson, the CIA and the Secret History of the Sixties

    Unabridged

    16 hours 14 min

    As featured on The Joe Rogan ExperiencePenguin presents the audiobook edition of Chaos written by Tom O'Neill with Dan Piepenbring, read by Kevin Stillwell.______________________________A journalist's twenty-year obsession with the Manson murders leads to shocking new conspiracy theories about the FBI’s involvement in this fascinating re-evaluation of one of the most infamous cases in American ... Read more

    $21.99 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Hidden Figures: The Untold Story of the African American Women Who Helped Win the Space Race

    Narrated by Robin Miles ...

    Unabridged

    10 hours 47 min

    The Top 10 Sunday Times BestsellerNOW A MAJOR MOTION PICTUREOscar Nominated For Best Picture and Best Adapted ScreenplaySet amid the civil rights movement, the never-before-told true story of NASA’s African-American female mathematicians who played a crucial role in America’s space program.Before Neil Armstrong walked on the moon, a group of professionals worked as ‘Human Computers’, calculating ... Read more

    $35.99 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Business Adventures

    Twelve Classic Tales from the World of Wall Street

    by John Brooks ...
    Narrated by Johnny Heller ...

    Unabridged

    16 hours 53 min

    From Wall Street to Main Street, John Brooks, longtime contributor to the New Yorker, brings to life in vivid fashion twelve classic and timeless tales of corporate and financial life in America.What do the $350 million Ford Motor Company disaster known as the Edsel, the fast and incredible rise of Xerox, and the unbelievable scandals at General Electric and Texas Gulf Sulphur have in common? Each ... Read more

    $33.99 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    The Fourth Turning

    Narrated by Neil Howe ...

    Abridged

    6 hours 1 min

    NATIONAL BESTSELLER • “A startling vision of what the cycles of history predict for the future.”—USA WeekendWilliam Strauss and Neil Howe will change the way you see the world—and your place in it. With blazing originality, The Fourth Turning illuminates the past, explains the present, and reimagines the future. Most remarkably, it offers an utterly persuasive prophecy about how America’s past ... Read more

    $20.99 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    America: The Farewell Tour

    by Chris Hedges ...
    Narrated by Fred Sanders ...

    Unabridged

    14 hours 17 min

    Chris Hedges’s profound and provocative examination of America in crisis is “an exceedingly…provocative book, certain to arouse controversy, but offering a point of view that needs to be heard” (Booklist), about how bitter hopelessness and malaise have resulted in a culture of sadism and hate.America, says Pulitzer Prize­–winning reporter Chris Hedges, is convulsed by an array of pathologies that ... Read more

    $35.99 AUD or free with audiobook trial

  • Audiobook

    Disunited Nations

    The Scramble for Power in an Ungoverned World

    by Peter Zeihan ...
    Narrated by Peter Zeihan, Roy Worley ...

    Unabridged

    16 hours 8 min

    Should we stop caring about fading regional powers like China, Russia, Germany, and Iran? Will the collapse of international cooperation push France, Turkey, Japan, and Saudi Arabia to the top of international concerns?Most countries and companies are not prepared for the world Peter Zeihan says we’re already living in. For decades, America’s allies have depended on its might for their economic ... Read more

    $49.99 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Team of Rivals

    Narrated by Suzanne Toren ...

    Unabridged

    41 hours 32 min

    **Winner of the Lincoln PrizeAcclaimed historian Doris Kearns Goodwin illuminates Abraham Lincoln's political genius in this highly original work, as the one-term congressman and prairie lawyer rises from obscurity to prevail over three gifted rivals of national reputation to become president.**On May 18, 1860, William H. Seward, Salmon P. Chase, Edward Bates, and Abraham Lincoln waited in their ... Read more

    $117.99 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Area 51

    An Uncensored History of America's Top Secret Military Base

    Narrated by Annie Jacobsen ...

    Unabridged

    16 hours 10 min

    It is the most famous military installation in the world. And no credible insider has ever divulged the truth about his time inside of it. Until now. This is the first book based on interviews with scientists, pilots, and engineers - 58 in total - who provide an unprecedented look into the mysterious activities of a top-secret base, from the Cold War to today. With a jaw-dropping ending, it proves ... Read more

    $46.99 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee

    An Indian History of the American West

    by Dee Brown ...
    Narrated by Grover Gardner ...

    Unabridged

    14 hours 22 min

    Immediately recognized as a revelatory and enormously controversial book since its first publication in 1971, Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee is universally recognized as one of those rare books that forever changes the way its subject is perceived.Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee is Dee Brown’s classic, eloquent, meticulously documented account of the systematic destruction of the American Indian ... Read more

    $36.99 AUD or free with audiobook trial

  • Audiobook

    Truman

    Narrated by Nelson Runger ...

    Unabridged

    54 hours 12 min

    The Pulitzer Prize–winning biography of Harry S. Truman, whose presidency included momentous events from the atomic bombing of Japan to the outbreak of the Cold War and the Korean War, told by America’s beloved and distinguished historian.The life of Harry S. Truman is one of the greatest of American stories, filled with vivid characters—Roosevelt, Churchill, Stalin, Eleanor Roosevelt, Bess ... Read more

    $146.99 AUD or free with audiobook trial

  • Audiobook

    To Marry an English Lord

    Narrated by Kate Reading ...

    Unabridged

    9 hours 12 min

    From the Gilded Age until 1914, more than 100 American heiresses invaded Britannia and swapped dollars for titles-just like Cora Crawley, Countess of Grantham, the first of the Downton Abbey characters Julian Fellowes was inspired to create after reading To Marry An English Lord. Filled with vivid personalities, gossipy anecdotes, grand houses, and a wealth of period details-plus photographs, ... Read more

    $26.99 AUD or free with audiobook trial

  • Audiobook

    Frederick Douglass

    Prophet of Freedom

    Narrated by Prentice Onayemi ...

    Unabridged

    36 hours 57 min

    **Winner of the Pulitzer Prize in History**“Extraordinary…a great American biography” (The New Yorker) of the most important African-American of the nineteenth century: Frederick Douglass, the escaped slave who became the greatest orator of his day and one of the leading abolitionists and writers of the era.As a young man Frederick Douglass (1818–1895) escaped from slavery in Baltimore, Maryland. ... Read more

    $58.99 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    No Ordinary Time

    Narrated by Nelson Runger ...

    Unabridged

    39 hours 15 min

    Doris Kearns Goodwin’s Pulitzer Prize–winning classic about the relationship between Franklin D. Roosevelt and Eleanor Roosevelt, and how it shaped the nation while steering it through the Great Depression and the outset of World War II.With an extraordinary collection of details, Goodwin masterfully weaves together a striking number of story lines—Eleanor and Franklin’s marriage and remarkable ... Read more

    $117.99 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    American Sherlock

    Murder, Forensics, and the Birth of American CSI

    Narrated by Kate Winkler Dawson ...

    Unabridged

    10 hours 43 min

    From the acclaimed author of Death in the Air ("Not since Devil in the White City has a book told such a harrowing tale"--Douglas Preston) comes the riveting story of the birth of criminal investigation in the twentieth century.Berkeley, California, 1933. In a lab filled with curiosities--beakers, microscopes, Bunsen burners, and hundreds upon hundreds of books--sat an investigator who would go on ... Read more

    $29.99 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Thomas Jefferson: The Art of Power

    by Jon Meacham ...
    Narrated by Jon Meacham, Edward Herrmann ...

    Unabridged

    18 hours 46 min

    NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BYThe New York Times Book Review • The Washington Post • Entertainment Weekly • The Seattle Times • St. Louis Post-Dispatch • Bloomberg BusinessweekIn this magnificent biography, the Pulitzer Prize–winning author of American Lion and Franklin and Winston brings vividly to life an extraordinary man and his remarkable times. Thomas Jefferson: The Art of Power ... Read more

    $40.99 AUD or free with audiobook trial

  • Audiobook

    Hard Choices

    Unabridged

    27 hours 1 min

    2016 Democratic Nominee for President of the United StatesHillary Rodham Clinton’s inside look at the choices and challenges she has faced is “a subtle, finely calibrated work…with succinct and often shrewd appraisals of the complex web of political, economic, and historical forces in play around the world” (The New York Times).In the aftermath of her 2008 presidential run, Hillary Rodham Clinton ... Read more

    $51.99 AUD or free with audiobook trial

  • Audiobook

    Argo

    How the CIA and Hollywood Pulled Off the Most Audacious Rescue in History

    Narrated by Dylan Baker ...

    Unabridged

    9 hours 27 min

    The true account of the 1979 rescue of six American hostages from IranOn November 4, 1979, Iranian militants stormed the American embassy in Tehran and captured dozens of American hostages, sparking a 444-day ordeal and a quake in global politics still reverberating today. But there’s a little-known footnote to the crisis: six Americans escaped. And a midlevel agent named Antonio Mendez devised an ... Read more

    $25.99 AUD or free with audiobook trial