A History of Christianity
By Blackstone Audio, Inc.
4.4 out of 5 stars with 285 reviews
First published in 1976, Paul Johnson's exceptional study of Christianity has been loved and widely hailed for its intensive research, writing, and magnitude. Weaving a great range of material, the scholar and author Johnson creates an ambitious pan
Cleopatra: A Life
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Her palace shimmered with onyx, garnets, and gold, but was richer still in political and sexual intrigue. Above all else, Cleopatra was a shrewd strategist and an ingenious negotiator.
Though her life spanned fewer than 40 years, it reshaped the contours of the ancient world. She was married twice, each time to a brother. She waged a brutal civil war against the first when both were teenagers. She poisoned the second. Ultimately she dispensed with an ambitious sister as well; incest and
Ancient Greece, Second Edition: From Prehistoric to Hellenistic Times
By Blackstone Audio, Inc.
4.8 out of 5 stars with 189 reviews
In this compact yet comprehensive history of ancient Greece, Thomas R. Martin brings alive Greek civilization from its Stone Age roots to the fourth century BC. Focusing on the development of the Greek city-state and the society, culture, and architecture of Athens in its Golden Age, Martin integrates political, military, social, and cultural history in a book that will appeal to students and general audiences alike.
Now in its second edition, this classic work now features updates
Black Genesis: The Prehistoric Origins of Ancient Egypt
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Relegated to the realm of archaeological heresy, despite a wealth of hard scientific evidence, the theory that an advanced civilization of black Africans settled in the Sahara long before Pharaonic Egypt existed has been dismissed and even condemned by conventional Egyptologists, archaeologists, and the Egyptian government.
Uncovering compelling new evidence, Egyptologist Robert Bauval and astrophysicist Thomas Brophy present the anthropological, climatological, archaeological, geological, and
The Story of Civilization Audio Dramatization: VOLUME I - The Ancient World
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ean: 9781505105803, isbn: 1505105803,
4.8 out of 5 stars with 39 reviews
Talented voice actor and audio book producer Kevin Gallagher returns to bring children the history of the world in this riveting reading of The Story of Civilization: The Ancient World. This follows his immensely popular reading of TAN Book’s The Story of the Bible. Your children will be transported back in time through the sound effects, music and voice acting that complements the reading of the text. Whether looking for entertainment on a long road trip, enhancing the experience with the
History of the World A.D.
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ean: 9781933431321, isbn: 1933431326,
4.6 out of 5 stars with 51 reviews
Beginning with Christ's incarnation, A.D. contains lectures from the 2006 History of the World Mega Conference covering the rise of Byzantium and fall of Rome, the history of the Church, the history of the law of nations, Islam, and the establishment of America, concluding with a review of the twentieth century. Each lecture emphasizes the providence of God over every detail of history -- that Christ is ''the author and finisher of our faith'' (Hebrews 12:2), and that the history of the world
Caesar: Life of a Colossus
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ean: 9781494504151, isbn: 1494504154,
4.3 out of 5 stars with 35 reviews
Tracing the extraordinary trajectory of Julius Caesar's life, Adrian Goldsworthy covers not only the great Roman emperor's accomplishments as charismatic orator, conquering general, and powerful dictator but also lesser-known chapters. Ultimately, Goldsworthy realizes the full complexity of Caesar's character and shows why his political and military leadership continues to resonate some two thousand years later. In this landmark biography, Goldsworthy examines Caesar as a military leader, as
History of the World B.C.
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ean: 9781933431314, isbn: 1933431318,
4.2 out of 5 stars with 59 reviews
Covering the first four millennia of earth history, B.C. contains twenty lectures from the 2006 History of the World Mega-Conference, covering the pre-flood world, the history of the ancient Babylonians, the Hebrew nation, the establishment of Rome, as well as ancient legal systems. These presentations are designed to dispel anti-Christian myths of historiography, establish a distinctively biblical grid for interpreting historical events, while covering, millennium by millennium, key themes in
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ean: 9781843799481, isbn: 1843799480,
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In this, the first prose history in European civilisation, Herodotus describes the growth of the Persian Empire with force, authority and style. Perhaps most famously, the book tells the heroic tale of the Greeks' resistance to the vast invading force assembled by Xerxes, King of Persia. Here are not only the great battles - Marathon, Thermopylae and Salamis - but also penetrating human insight and a powerful sense of epic destiny at work.