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1984 And The Spanish Civil War Audiobook

1984 And The Spanish Civil War

Author: Paul Read Narrator: Paul Read Release Date: March 2020

In 1937, George Orwell spent six months witnessing the rise and fall of a popular revolution on the streets of Barcelona and Catalonia. Alone amongst his contemporaries, Orwell understood what the success or failure of that Spanish Revolution would mean for the rest of the world. 1984 And The Spanish Civil War explores the background to the Civil War and the hidden anarchist revolution within a revolution. As Orwell arrives in Catalunya, he observes something bright and new in the world. But when Orwell returns from fighting on the front, he is confronted by the Communists conducting a misinformation campaign against this revolutionary spirit and he is forced to flee from their purges. He returns home to England, where he begins to write his account, but finds few are prepared to listen. In order to tell his story, he writes literally (Homage to Catalunya), then when that fails, he adopts the structure of allegory (Animal Farm) and finally that of a dystopian fictional Britain in 1984. Yet publication is a constant struggle for Orwell in a world that refuses to criticise the role of the USSR. Though he dies in despair, his words are not lost, for their message is picked up once more on the streets of the same country he fought for back in the 1930's. Praise for 1984 and The Spanish Civil War: 'Paul has achieved in a concise volume what others have failed in far more voluminous accounts.' 'An interesting read if you are new to Orwell or the Civil War in Spain...Highly recommended'. The Forgotten Stories from Spain Series brings you accounts of human bravery and spirit at a moment of unleashed cruelty during the Spanish Civil War. Stories of co-operation that have a universal message, as relevant to the world today, as it was in Spain during the 1930's.

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295TH ORDNANCE HEAVY MAINTENANCE COMPANY (FA) Audiobook

295TH ORDNANCE HEAVY MAINTENANCE COMPANY (FA)

Author: Thomas E. Coon Narrator: Marv Allen Release Date: May 2017

The untold WWII story of another band of brothers who also trained at the infamous Camp Toccoa. Marv Allen's voice is a time machine that puts you right along side these forgotten heroes, as they travel from the United States to Europe doing their part in the battle against tyranny. A light and often humorous account by S/SGT Thomas E. Coon finally made known.

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37 histoires d'espionnage, l'intégrale: Les plus grandes affaires d'espionnage Audiobook

37 histoires d'espionnage, l'intégrale: Les plus grandes affaires d'espionnage

Author: Frédéric Garnier Narrator: Patrick Blandin Release Date: January 2020

Qu'il y-a-t-il de plus fascinant que les services secrets ? Avec notre collection espionnage, levez le voile sur les grandes affaires d'espionnage et découvrez la vraie histoire et les plus sombres secrets des plus célèbres espions... Voici les 37 sujets abordés : Les secrets de la CIA la centrale intelligence agency ; Le Special Operations Executive, un service secret britannique vraiment très secret ; Guy Burgess, un traître au service du KBG ; Kim Philby du MI6 au KGB les Cinq de Cambridge ; Richard Sorge nom de code Ramsay, au service du NKVD ; la NSA les grandes oreilles de l'Amérique ; Wilhem Canaris, maitre espion nazi et agent double ; Le FBI de la chasse aux espions à l'antiterrorisme ; Opération Tracer, un bunker secret à Gibraltar ; L'opération Moolah ou comment voler un avion de chasse aux communistes ; Opération Bleuite, infiltration et d'intoxication pendant la Guerre d'Algérie ; Projet MK Ultra, la manipulation mentale ultra secrète ; Enigma, comment décrypter les codes secrets nazis ; Opération Mincemeat, comment manipuler l'armée allemande ; La DGSE, les services secrets français, au delà de la légende ; Dušan Popov alias Tricycle agent double et vrai James Bond : Opération Anthropoid objectif, assassiner un haut dignitaire nazi : Henri Déricourt, un agent triple français ; Le KGB l'impitoyable police secrete de l'URSS : L'orchestre rouge, le reseau d'espionnage anti nazi ; L'opération oiseau bleu, l'échec d'une opération secrète française ; Le Mossad, un service secret redoutable ; Le Système Double Cross, ou l'art de la désinformation ; Le MI5, protéger le Royaume Uni à tout prix ; Opération Fortitude, objectif, désinformer les nazis ; Sidney Reilly, l'espion gentleman ; Oleg Penkovsky, nom de code HEROS ; Opération Chaton acoustique ; Opération Sans-Pitié ; Opération Copperhead ; L'opération corn flakes ; L'opération colère de Dieu ; L'opération Trust ; Opération Paperclip ; Larry Wu-tai Chin, un agent double au service de la Chine ; L'operation Diamond ; L'Affaire Farewell.

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5 grands rois de France : Louis XIII, Henri IV, Louis XIV, Louis XV, Louis XVI Audiobook

5 grands rois de France : Louis XIII, Henri IV, Louis XIV, Louis XV, Louis XVI

Revivez les grandes heures de l'Histoire de France, dans une collection où pour chaque époque, l'illustration sonore est faite de musiques de la période concernée et où les grands moments sont reconstitués de façon vivante, à la manière d'une pièce de théâtre. Les dialogues sont imaginaires, mais les faits relatés rigoureusement exacts. Partez à la découverte des règnes de cinq grands rois de France : Louis XIII, Henri IV, Louis XIV, Louis XV, Louis XVI, ces grandes figures qui ont fait l'histoire de notre pays et façonné sa culture.

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5 Great kings of England Audiobook

5 Great kings of England

Author: J.M. Gardner Narrator: Katie Haigh Release Date: January 2017

This collection of audiobooks will help you understand a crucial part of the history of English monarchy. For each King, you will find a detailed description of the style of his reign and his political achievements, narrated in a lively way. Portraits of Henry V, Henry VII, Henry VIII, Richard III and Elisabeth Ist.

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5 Great kings of France Audiobook

5 Great kings of France

Author: J.M. Gardner Narrator: Katie Haigh Release Date: January 2017

This collection of audiobooks will help you understand a crucial part of the history of French monarchy. For each King, you will find a detailed description of the style of his reign and his political achievements, narrated in a lively way. Portraits of Henri IV, Louis XI, Louis XIV, Louis XV and Louis XVIII.

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A Belfast Child: My true story of life and death in the Troubles Audiobook

A Belfast Child: My true story of life and death in the Troubles

Author: John Chambers Narrator: Patrick Moy Release Date: September 2020

John Chambers was brought up on Belfast's notorious Loyalist Glencairn estate, during the height of the Troubles. From an early age he witnessed violence, hatred and horror as Northern Ireland tore itself apart in civil strife. Kneecapping, brutal murders, and even public tarring-and-feathering were simply a fact of life for the children on the estate. He thought he knew which side he was on, but although raised as a Loyalist, he was hiding a troubling secret: that his disappeared mother - whom he'd always been told was dead - was a Roman Catholic, 'the enemy'. In a memoir of rare power, John explores the dark heart of Northern Irish sectarianism in the seventies and eighties. With searing honesty and native Belfast wit, he describes the light and darkness of his unique childhood, and his teenage journey through mod culture and ultra-Loyalism, before an escape from Belfast to London - where, still haunted by the shadow of his fractured family history - he began a turbulent and hedonistic adulthood. A Belfast Child is a tale of divided loyalties, dark secrets and the scars left by hatred and violence on a proud city - but also a story of hope, healing and ultimate redemption for a family caught in the rising tide of the Troubles.

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A Bigger Field Awaits Us: The Scottish Football Team That Fought the Great War Audiobook

A Bigger Field Awaits Us: The Scottish Football Team That Fought the Great War

Author: Andrew Beaujon Narrator: Dave Gillies Release Date: November 2018

Each November, about a hundred people with paper poppies pinned to their coats gather around a memorial in Edinburgh. They're there to commemorate the more than a dozen members of the local football team, Heart of Midlothian-almost every member of its starting lineup and many of its backup players-who went to war. When they enlisted in November 1914, the Edinburgh Evening News ran pages of splendid photos of the Hearts players in McCrae's Battalion. After the war, surviving soldiers, many of them wounded, gassed, and suffering from what was then called "shell shock," returned home to a public that had only the weakest grasp of what had happened. Perhaps the pointlessness of so much suffering and death was too awful to contemplate. All of Edinburgh threw a parade for the men of McCrae's Battalion when they marched off to war, but no one wanted to be reminded that their commanders later traded their lives and health for a few yards of French mud. A Bigger Field Awaits Us tells the little-known but poignant story of a group of Scottish athletes and their fans who went to war together-and the stories of the few who made it home.

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A Bold and Dangerous Family: The Remarkable Story of an Italian Mother, Her Two Sons, and Their Figh Audiobook

A Bold and Dangerous Family: The Remarkable Story of an Italian Mother, Her Two Sons, and Their Figh

Author: Caroline Moorehead Narrator: John Lee Release Date: October 2017

The acclaimed author of A Train in Winter and Village of Secrets delivers the next chapter in "The Resistance Quartet": the astonishing story of the aristocratic Italian family who stood up to Mussolini's fascism, and whose efforts helped define the path of Italy in the years between the World Wars-a profile in courage that remains relevant today. Members of the cosmopolitan, cultural aristocracy of Florence at the beginning of the twentieth century, the Rosselli family, led by their fierce matriarch, Amelia, were vocal anti-fascists. As populist, right-wing nationalism swept across Europe after World War I, and Italy's Prime Minister, Benito Mussolini, began consolidating his power, Amelia's sons Carlo and Nello led the opposition, taking a public stand against Il Duce that few others in their elite class dared risk. When Mussolini established a terrifying and brutal police state controlled by his Blackshirts-the squaddristi-the Rossellis and their anti-fascist circle were transformed into active resisters. In retaliation, many of the anti-fascists were arrested and imprisoned; others left the country to escape a similar fate. Tragically, Carlo and Nello were eventually assassinated by Mussolini's secret service. After Italy entered World War II in June 1940, Amelia, thanks to visas arranged by First Lady Eleanor Roosevelt herself, fled to New York City with the remaining members of her family. Renowned historian Caroline Moorehead paints an indelible picture of Italy in the first half of the twentieth century, offering an intimate account of the rise of Il Duce and his squaddristi; life in Mussolini's penal colonies; the shocking ambivalence and complicity of many prominent Italian families seduced by Mussolini's promises; and the bold, fractured resistance movement whose associates sacrificed their lives to fight fascism. In A Bold and Dangerous Family, Moorehead once again pays tribute to heroes who fought to uphold our humanity during one of history's darkest chapters.

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A Concise History of France Audiobook

A Concise History of France

Author: Roger Price Narrator: Mark Meadows Release Date: January 2019

Ranging from the early Middle Ages to the present, this is the broadest and most up-to-date study of French history available in English. Amongst its central themes are the relationships between state and society, the impact of war, competition for power, and the ways in which power has been used. Whilst taking full account of major figures such as Philip Augustus, Henri IV, Louis XIV, Napoleon and de Gaulle, it sets their activities within the broader context of changing economic and social structures and beliefs, and offers rich insights into the lives of ordinary men and women. The recording also includes a chapter on contemporary France - its society and political system as a result of globalisation, rising unemployment, a failing educational system, growing social and racial tensions, corruption, the rise of the extreme right, and a widespread loss of confidence in political leaders. **Contact Customer Service for Additional Content**

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A Concise History of Germany Audiobook

A Concise History of Germany

Author: Mary Fulbrook Narrator: Nick Mcardle Release Date: March 2019

This audiobook provides a clear and informative guide to the twists and turns of German history from the early Middle Ages to the present day. The multi-faceted, problematic history of the German lands has furnished a wide range of debates and differences of interpretation. Mary Fulbrook provides a crisp synthesis of a vast array of historical material, and explores the interrelationships between social, political and cultural factors in the light of scholarly controversies. First published in 1990, A Concise History of Germany is the only single-volume history of Germany in English that offers a broad, general coverage. It has become standard reading for English-speaking students of German, European studies and history, and is a useful guide to general readers, members of the business community and travellers to Germany. **Contact Customer Service for Additional Content**

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A Concise History of Italy Audiobook

A Concise History of Italy

Author: Christopher Duggan Narrator: Jonathan Keeble Release Date: March 2019

Since its formation in 1861, Italy has struggled to develop an effective political system and a secure sense of national identity. Christopher Duggan's acclaimed introduction charts the country's history from the fall of the Roman Empire in the West to the present day, and surveys the difficulties Italy has faced during the last two centuries in forging a nation state. Duggan successfully weaves together political, economic, social and cultural history, and stresses the alternation between materialist and idealist programs for forging a nation state. The audiobook includes coverage of 19th- and 20th-century Italy, as well as a section devoted to Italy in the 21st century. This is the ideal resource for those seeking an authoritative and comprehensive introduction to Italian history. **Contact Customer Service for Additional Content**

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