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World War I

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    When I Come Home Again

    'A page-turning literary gem' THE TIMES, BEST BOOKS OF 2020

    Narrated by Chris Harper ...


    13 hours

    From the highly acclaimed author of The Photographer of the Lost, a BBC Radio 2 Book Club PickThey need him to remember. He wants to forget.In the last week of the First World War, a uniformed soldier is arrested in Durham Cathedral. When questioned, it becomes clear that he has no memory of who he is or how he came to be there.The soldier is given the name Adam and transferred to a rehabilitation ... Read more

    $29.94 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    The Biography

    by Douglas Smith ...
    Narrated by PJ Ochlan ...


    33 hours 3 min

    A hundred years after his murder, Rasputin continues to excite the popular imagination as the personification of evil. The spectre of the lustful Siberian holy man and peasant still casts its eerie shadow over Russia's bloody twentieth century. Numerous biographies, novels, and films recount his mysterious rise to power as Nicholas and Alexandra's confidant and guardian of the sickly heir to the ... Read more

    $41.63 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Catastrophe: Europe Goes to War 1914

    by Max Hastings ...
    Narrated by Max Hastings, Nigel Carrington ...


    28 hours 58 min

    The Amazon History Book of the Year 2013 is a magisterial chronicle of the calamity that befell Europe in 1914 as the continent shifted from the glamour of the Edwardian era to the tragedy of total war.1914: a year of unparalleled change. The year that diplomacy failed, Imperial Europe was thrown into its first modernised warfare and white-gloved soldiers rode in their masses across pastoral ... Read more

    $66.99 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    The Guns of August

    Narrated by Wanda McCaddon ...


    19 hours 10 min

    In this Pulitzer Prize–winning classic, historian Barbara Tuchman brings to life the people and events that led up to World War I. This was the last gasp of the Gilded Age, of kings and kaisers and czars, of pointed or plumed hats, colored uniforms, and all the pomp and romance that went along with war. How quickly it all changed—and how horrible it became.Tuchman masterfully portrays this ... Read more

    $47.85 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Testament of Youth

    An Autobiographical Study Of The Years 1900-1925

    by Vera Brittain ...
    Narrated by Sheila Mitchell ...


    23 hours 54 min

    This classic memoir of the First World War is now a major motion picture starring Alicia Vikander and Kit Harington.In 1914 Vera Brittain was 20, and as war was declared she was preparing to study at Oxford. Four years later her life - and the life of her whole generation - had changed in a way that would have been unimaginable in the tranquil pre-war era.TESTAMENT OF YOUTH, one of the most famous ... Read more

    $35.99 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Russia in Flames

    War, Revolution, Civil War, 1914 - 1921

    Narrated by Anne Flosnik ...


    31 hours 11 min

    October 1917, heralded as the culmination of the Russian Revolution, remains a defining moment in world history. Even a hundred years after the events that led to the emergence of the world's first self-proclaimed socialist state, debate continues over whether, as historian E. H. Carr put it decades ago, these earth-shaking days were a "landmark in the emancipation of mankind from past oppression" ... Read more

    $52.40 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    The Guns of August

    Narrated by John Lee ...


    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

    $36.68 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    The Asparagus Wars

    by Carol Major ...
    Narrated by Carol Major ...


    6 hours 23 min

    A deeply moving memoir about the battles waged against terminal illness and a mother’s struggle to comprehend the battlefield in its wake. While some family members wage war against her daughter’s disease with natural therapies, and doctors fight on using the latest developments in medical science, she longs to take her daughter to Paris instead, the city that inspired the young woman’s writing ... Read more

    $17.99 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Pandora’s Box

    A History of the First World War

    by Jorn Leonhard ...
    Narrated by David de Vries ...


    39 hours 33 min

    In this monumental history of the First World War, Germany's leading historian of the twentieth century's first great catastrophe explains the war's origins, course, and consequences. With an unrivaled combination of depth and global reach, Pandora's Box reveals how profoundly the war shaped the world to come. Jörn Leonhard treats the clash of arms with a sure feel for grand strategy, the everyday ... Read more

    $52.40 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Churchill - Statsmand og myte

    Narrated by Niels Vedersø ...


    17 hours 19 min

    CHURCHILL – STATSMAND OG MYTE er beretningen om aristokraten, der kæmpede for sociale velfærdsordninger og lagde sig ud med den organiserede arbejderbevægelse og endte som samlende figur og elsket nationalt symbol under Anden Verdenskrig.Den cigarrygende stats-mand havde en utrolig energi og ukuelighed uanset modvind eller medvind i det politiske og personlige. Det engelske udtryk ’larger than ... Read more

    $14.99 AUD

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    La Primera Guerra Mundial

    El Sacrificio De Una Generación

    Narrated by Andre Sosa ...


    4 hours 22 min

    Una historia breve de la Primera Guerra Mundial.La Primera Guerra Mundial fue llamada «la guerra para acabar con todas las guerras»... No lo fue. En este relato conciso de la Primera Guerra Mundial echamos un vistazo a las razones de esta, las reacciones y en definitiva a la muerte de quienes efectuaron el sacrificio supremo. Aunque oímos a menudo hablar del gran sacrificio de las guerras ... Read more

    $10.47 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    The World Crisis, Vol. 1


    series The World Crisis Series #1


    21 hours 1 min

    The first in a five-volume set of essential reading that examines the causes of the Great WarThis, the first in Sir Winston Churchill’s five-volume history examining the events and context leading up to the outbreak of World War I from a true insider’s point of view, is unsurpassed as both a historical and personal account of the earth-shaking events leading up to the Great War.Churchill’s epic ... Read more

    $44.85 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Slaget ved Cambrai

    by Orage ...
    Narrated by Peter Milling ...
    series Historie


    18 min

    I 1917 havde den britiske hærs forestillinger om krig ændret sig totalt. Eventuelle romantiske idealer om kampens ære og slagmarkernes glans var blevet trampet ned og druknet i den blodspættede og pigtrådsarmerede mudder i Sommes skyttegrave. Mænd kæmpede og mistede livet for meter, der føltes kortere end centimeter. Tre år med næsten umærkelig bevægelse på de franske marker havde fået de britiske ... Read more

    $4.07 AUD

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    No Parachute

    A Classic Account of War in the Air in WWI

    Narrated by Chris MacDonnell ...


    9 hours 29 min

    This account of the Great War puts you right in the action-from one of the fighter pilots of the Royal Flying Corps. From the young airmen who took their frail machines high above the trenches of World War I and fought their foes in single combat, there emerged a renowned company of brilliant aces-among them Ball, Bishop, McCudden, Collishaw, and Mannock-whose legendary feats have echoed down half ... Read more

    $29.94 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    The World Remade

    America in World War I

    by G. J. Meyer ...
    Narrated by Rob Shapiro ...


    24 hours 55 min

    A bracing, indispensable account of America’s epoch-defining involvement in the Great War, rich with fresh insights into the key issues, events, and personalities of the periodAfter years of bitter debate, the United States declared war on Imperial Germany on April 6, 1917, plunging the country into the savage European conflict that would redraw the map of the continent—and the globe. The World ... Read more

    $48.67 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    The Somme

    Narrated by Tim Pigott-Smith ...


    6 hours 27 min

    On 1 July 1916, Dauglas Haig's army launched the 'Big Push' that was supposed finally to bring the end to the stalemate on the Western Front. What happened next was a human catastrophe: scrambling over the top into the face of the German machine guns and artillery fire, almost 20,000 British and Commonwealth soldiers were killed that day alone, and twice as many wounded - the greatest loss in a ... Read more

    $31.99 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    The Beauty of Living

    E. E. Cummings in the Great War

    Narrated by David Colacci ...


    10 hours 2 min

    Intimate and richly detailed, The Beauty of Living begins with E. E. Cummings's Cambridge upbringing and his relationship with his socially progressive but domestically domineering father. It follows Cummings through his undergraduate experience at Harvard, where he fell into a circle of aspiring writers including John Dos Passos, who became a lifelong friend. Steeped in classical paganism and ... Read more

    $37.43 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    The Great Rescue

    American Heroes, an Iconic Ship, and the Race to Save Europe in WWI

    by Peter Hernon ...
    Narrated by Stephen Hoye ...


    10 hours 54 min

    Published in commemoration of the centennial of America’s entry into World War I, the story of the USS Leviathan, the legendary liner turned warship that ferried U.S. soldiers to Europe—a unique war history that offers a fresh, compelling look at this epic time.When war broke out in Europe in August 1914, the new German luxury ocean liner SS Vaterland was interned in New York Harbor, where it ... Read more

    $33.99 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Collision of Empires

    The War on the Eastern Front in 1914

    by Prit Buttar ...
    Narrated by Roger Clark ...
    series Eastern Front #1


    21 hours 25 min

    The fighting that raged in the East during the First World War was every bit as fierce as that on the Western Front, but the titanic clashes between three towering empires-Russia, Austro-Hungary, and Germany-remains a comparatively unknown facet of the Great War. With the one hundredth anniversary of the beginning of the war in 2014, Collision of Empires is a timely expose of the bitter fighting ... Read more

    $37.43 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Roy Blanchard’s Journey in America’s Forgotten War

    by Paul T. Dean ...
    Narrated by Paul T. Dean ...


    4 hours 36 min

    In May of 1918, nineteen-year-old Roy Blanchard marched toward the sound of artillery with the American 126th Infantry Regiment on a narrow French road thousands of miles from his home in Grand Rapids, Michigan. World War I had been raging for nearly four years, sending millions of young men to an early grave. America’s inexperienced “Doughboys,” including Roy, were marching toward the Western ... Read more

    $37.37 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    The Ferryman's Daughter

    The gripping new family saga of strength, family and hope for fans of Josephine Cox and Sheila Newberry

    Narrated by Karen Cass ...


    10 hours 21 min

    'I absolutely loved it. Hester is one heck of a woman!' Heidi Swain'A charming book seasoned with romance and a sprinkling of danger' Western MailCan Hester help her family escape desperate poverty and fulfil her dreams?1908: Hester always loved her mother best, her father had always been a hard man to like, spending more time (and money) in the local than with his family. After her mother's ... Read more

    $35.99 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Mandate for Mesopotamia, The: The History and Legacy of British Occupation and Iraq’s Independence after World War I

    Narrated by Daniel Houle ...


    1 hour 56 min

    Although the League of Nations was short-lived and clearly failed in its primary mission, it did essentially spawn the United Nations at the end of World War II, and many of the UN’s structures and organizations came straight from its predecessor, with the concepts of an International Court and a General Assembly coming straight from the League. More importantly, the failures of the League ensured ... Read more

    $10.41 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    First World War: The Complete Collection

    Voices from the BBC Archive

    Narrated by Jonathan Keeble ...


    11 hours 59 min

    A unique collection of authentic eyewitness accounts chronicling the events of the First World War from Sarajevo to the ArmisticeIn this selection of historic recordings from the BBC Archives, British, French and American servicemen recall their harrowing experiences of the conflict. German officers also tell their stories, their misery palpable in defeat. Inevitably the horrors of the Western ... Read more

    $20.83 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    All Quiet on the Western Front

    A BBC Radio Drama


    1 hour 29 min

    A full-cast dramatisation of one of the greatest war novels of all time.First published as a novel in 1929, All Quiet on the Western Front tells the story of a group of young German soldiers who are enduring, and then coming to terms with, the realities of the First World War.At the age of 19, following the outbreak of the First World War, Paul Bäumer enlists in the German Army. He is deployed to ... Read more

    $17.04 AUD or free with audiobook trial