The History of Rome, Book 5: The Establlshment of the Military Monarchy
4.1 out of 5 stars with 167 reviews
Nobel Prize/Literature/1902 Book 5 of Mommsen's history of the Roman Republic brings to a conclusion this most magnificent of historical narratives. It begins with the death of Sulla and ends with the accession to power of the greatest and most fasci...
A History of Greece, Volume 1
4.4 out of 5 stars with 45 reviews
A History of Greece is the thrilling story of the rise to power and influence of the greatest civilization the world has ever known. As Cyril Robinson's exquisite narrative unfolds, we find ourselves plunged into mankind's greatest and most magnifice...
A History of the Arab Peoples
By Blackstone Audio, Inc.
4.6 out of 5 stars with 273 reviews
Despite the turmoil of Arab nationalism and fundamentalism, Middle Eastern wars, and oil crises, the history of the Arab world has been little known and poorly understood in the West. One reason may be that, for more than half a century, there has be...
The Trojan War: A New History
4.1 out of 5 stars with 118 reviews
The Trojan War is the most famous conflict in history, the subject of Homer's Iliad, one of the cornerstones of Western literature. Although many listeners know that this literary masterwork is based on actual events, there is disagreement about how ...
Ark Fever: The Story of One Man's Search for Noah's Ark
4.1 out of 5 stars with 285 reviews
Bob Cornuke is a real-life Indiana Jones, searching for evidence of biblical events and artifacts. In this book, he tells the story of his search for the remains of Noah's ark. Using investigative skills learned during his years as a police officer, ...
The Death of Caesar: The Story of History's Most Famous Assassination
4.3 out of 5 stars with 139 reviews
William Shakespeare's gripping play showed Caesar's assassination to be an amateur and idealistic affair. The real killing, however, was a carefully planned paramilitary operation, a generals' plot put together by Caesar's disaffected officers and de...