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    • Evolution and Ethics and Other Essays

    • The Complete Work plus an Overview, Summary, Analysis and Author Biography
    • By: Thomas Henry Huxley, Israel Bouseman
    • Narrated by: Maureen Rivers
    • Length: 8 hrs and 44 mins
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    Thomas Henry Huxley was a prominent member of the scientific community and an early advocate of evolutionism. His work and public debates served to explore this idea and to usher in widespread acceptance, forming the foundation of our current understanding of biology and the place of man in the cosmos. Evolution and Ethics is a work which highlights the ethical and theological implications of the theory of evolution.

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    • Read by a bad text to speech program

    • By Paul Cook on 07-08-18

    Regular price: £18.29

    • Evidence as to Man's Place in Nature

    • By: Thomas Henry Huxley, Israel Bouseman
    • Narrated by: Derek Botten
    • Length: 2 hrs and 35 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Evidence as to Man's Place in Nature was written in 1863 by Thomas Henry Huxley. In this work, Huxley presents evidence for the evolution of man and ape from a common ancestor. Evidence as to Man's Place in Nature was the first book in history devoted to the topic of human evolution, and it discussed this theory in light of anatomical and other evidence.

    Regular price: £6.59

    • Fifty Short Stories

    • By: O. Henry, Edgar Allan Poe, W. W. Jacobs, and others
    • Narrated by: Cathy Dobson
    • Length: 25 hrs and 14 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Fifty of the world's greatest classic short stories: 1.The Necklace by Guy de Maupassant 2.The One Million Pound Banknote by Mark Twain 3.The Phantom Rickshaw by Rudyard Kipling 4.The Fly by Katherine Mansfield 5.The Black Cat by Edgar Allan Poe 6.My Favorite Murder by Ambrose Bierce 7.The Fall of the House of Usher by Edgar Allan Poe 8.One Thousand Dollars by O. Henry 9.Regret by Kate Chopin 10.The Nose by Nikolai Gogol 11.The Mezzotint by M. R. James 12.The Gift of the Magi by O. Henry

    Regular price: £49.99

    • Fear No Evil

    • By: Thomas Henry Jones
    • Narrated by: Stefan Rudnicki
    • Length: 8 hrs and 18 mins
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    They were the golden boys of Huntington, Indiana: Jarrod Wall, a 17-year-old Sunday school teacher, track star, top student, and local heartthrob; and his friends Erick Esch, a high school football hero, and John Jesus Valasquez. They were well-liked, all-American teens. Until one night when Jarrod and Erick entered the house of a local car collector Eldon Anson and burglarized the bachelor’s home - and Jarrod murdered him with repeated hatchet blows to the skull…. 

    Regular price: £22.99

    • 5 Personal Development Classics

    • Five All-Time Bestsellers
    • By: Napoleon Hill, George Lincoln Walton, Henry Thomas Hamblin, and others
    • Narrated by: Napoleon Hill, George Lincoln Walton, Henry Thomas Hamblin, and others
    • Length: 23 hrs and 45 mins
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    What would your life look like if you could distill the wisdom of the ages and make it your own? Now you can! Far from being "lost classics", this collection of audiobooks offers timeless jewels from some of the greatest names in personal development. Every success fundamental is explored in detail to bring you keen insights to savor - and use! These rare classics are sure to transform your perspective and your life.

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    • needs a different narrator, boring

    • By littlepredator on 09-03-17

    Regular price: £49.29

    • Woodturning

    • A Basic Guide to Woodturning
    • By: Thomas Henry
    • Narrated by: Millian Quinteros
    • Length: 1 hr and 8 mins
    • Unabridged
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    How satisfying - or boring - is your life? Very often we spend most of our weekdays working and our weekends mowing the lawn and watching TV. How boring is that? If you feel bored with life and in need of something a little more stimulating than watching TV, why not take up a new hobby? Get a great deal more satisfaction out of life by creating beautiful objects from timber. Learn the craft of woodturning.

    Regular price: £6.39

    • Living Biographies of Great Painters

    • By: Henry Thomas, Dana Lee Thomas
    • Narrated by: Pat Bottino
    • Length: 11 hrs
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    To appreciate the meaning and beauty of great works of art, we must be familiar with the lives of the geniuses who created them. For in the personalities and life stories of great artists is the key to their masterpieces.

    Regular price: £10.69

    • The World's Best Classic Short Stories

    • By: O. Henry, Edgar Allan Poe, Oscar Wilde, and others
    • Narrated by: Cathy Dobson
    • Length: 20 hrs and 12 mins
    • Unabridged
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    A glittering collection of some of the world's finest short stories.

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    • Great Collection of Unexpected/Horror

    • By Mark on 02-03-14

    Regular price: £49.99

    • Great Classic Crime Stories

    • Tales of Murder, Robbery, Extortion, Blackmail, Forgery, and Worse
    • By: G. K. Chesterton, Charles Dickens, O. Henry, and others
    • Narrated by: Cathy Dobson
    • Length: 20 hrs and 54 mins
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    A grisly collection of despicable crimes told by some of the world's best writers.

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    • Great stories, terrible narrator

    • By Marilyn Burn on 07-12-15

    Regular price: £49.99

    • Conscious Capitalism Field Guide

    • Tools for Transforming Your Organization
    • By: Raj Sisodia, Timothy Henry, Thomas Eckschmidt, and others
    • Narrated by: Jack Garrett
    • Length: 11 hrs and 47 mins
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    You subscribe to the basic idea that business can do more than make money, but you're not sure how to act on that conviction or how to share it with the rest of your organization. The Conscious Capitalism Field Guide - the authoritative follow-up to the best-selling book Conscious Capitalism, by John Mackey, CEO of Whole Foods Market, and leadership expert Raj Sisodia - gives you the tools for sharing and implementing the principles of higher purpose and conscious business throughout your organization.

    Regular price: £25.69

    • Living Biographies of Great Scientists

    • By: Henry Thomas, Dana Lee Thomas
    • Narrated by: Wanda McCaddon
    • Length: 8 hrs and 59 mins
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    Hear the stories of the scientists who have shaped the past 2,000 years. This audiobook provides an absorbing and intimate account of the lives of 20 eminent scientists who reached the heights of human achievement, including Archimedes, Bacon, Copernicus, Galileo, Newton, Einstein, and more.

    Regular price: £18.99

    • The Metaphysical Poets [Naxos Edition]

    • By: John Donne, Andrew Marvell, George Herbert, and others
    • Narrated by: Nicholas Boulton, Jonathan Keeble, Laura Paton, and others
    • Length: 1 hr and 18 mins
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    John Donne, Andrew Marvell, George Herbert, Thomas Carew, and Henry Vaughan: these were some of the 17th-century writers who devised a new form of poetry full of wit, intellect and grace, which we now call Metaphysical poetry. They wrote about their deepest religious feelings and their carnal pleasures in a way that was radically new and challenging to their readers. Their work was largely misunderstood or ignored for two centuries, until 20th-century critics rediscovered it, finding in it a deep originality and a willingness to experiment.

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    • *** Great Poetry Readings - Highly recommended ***

    • By BRL@Mn888 on 22-07-15

    Regular price: £10.19

    • Within You Is the Power

    • By: Henry Thomas Hamblin
    • Narrated by: Denis Daly
    • Length: 2 hrs and 29 mins
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    Among New Thought authors, Henry Thomas Hamblin particularly emphasized in his writings the power and necessity of dynamic and judicious thought. Since his death in 1958, his work has been continued by The Hamblin Trust, whose mission is described as "enriching people's lives through Right Thinking". 

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    • Living Biographies of Great Composers

    • By: Henry Thomas, Dana Lee Thomas
    • Narrated by: Nadia May
    • Length: 9 hrs and 20 mins
    • Unabridged
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    To appreciate the beauty of great works of music, we must be familiar with the lives of the geniuses who composed them. For in the personalities and life-stories of great composers is the key to their masterpieces.

    Regular price: £18.29

    • A Family Christmas

    • By: Charles Clement Moore, David Angus, Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, and others
    • Narrated by: Philip Madoc, Jenny Agutter, Benjamin Zephaniah
    • Length: 2 hrs and 34 mins
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    This is the audio program to play at home over Christmas or during the car journey to see relatives. Dylan Thomas, "The Little Match Girl," and "The Nutcracker" are read by Jenny Agutter with accompanying Tchaikovsky's music - this is a must for Christmas. It contains new recordings as well as some of the finest tracks from the Naxos AudioBooks catalogue.

    Regular price: £12.19

    • Living Biographies of Famous Women

    • By: Henry Thomas, Dana Lee Thomas
    • Narrated by: Patricia S. Bailey
    • Length: 9 hrs and 53 mins
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    The women in this book played important roles in history, and their accomplishments span a range of fields, including the literary, the political and the medical. They include Cleopatra, Theodora, Joan of Arc, Mary Queen of Scots, Queen Christina, Madame de Maintenon, Charlotte Bronte, George Eliot, Elizabeth Barrett Browning, Florence Nightingale, Susan B. Anthony, Sarah Bernhardt, Isadora Duncan, Jane Addams, Helen Keller, Madame Chiang Kai-shek, and others.

    Regular price: £10.69

    • Living Biographies of Great Philosophers

    • By: Henry Thomas, Dana Lee Thomas
    • Narrated by: Edward Lewis
    • Length: 9 hrs and 40 mins
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    From the Introduction: "Every biography is a story of adventure. The energetic personalities of the world represent an adventure in living. The philosophical personalities, on the other hand, represent an adventure in thinking. And when we examine the lives of the philosophers we find that the procession of a man's thoughts can be as exciting a spectacle as the pageantry of a man's deeds."

    Regular price: £9.89

    • The Advance of Science in the Last Half-Century

    • By: Thomas Henry Huxley
    • Narrated by: Cynthia Womack
    • Length: 2 hrs and 12 mins
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    Thomas H. Huxley, an English biologist and essayist, was an advocate of the theory of evolution and a self-proclaimed agnostic. A talented writer, his essays helped to popularize science in the 19th century, and he is credited with the quote, "Try to learn something about everything and everything about something." In "The Advance of Science in the Last Half Century", he presents a summary of the major developments in Physics, Chemistry and Biology during the period 1839-1889 and their impact on society, within the historical context of philosophical thought and scientific inquiry going back to Aristotle.

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    • Living Biographies of Religious Leaders

    • By: Henry Thomas, Dana Lee Thomas
    • Narrated by: Nadia May
    • Length: 8 hrs and 36 mins
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    This absorbing audiobook presents the lives of 20 great founders and leading advocates of the world's foremost religions. Here are the historical facts and legends associated with these forceful personalities who have inspired and influenced humankind through the centuries.

    Regular price: £19.69

    • Living Biographies of Famous Rulers

    • By: Henry Thomas, Dana Lee Thomas
    • Narrated by: Nadia May
    • Length: 8 hrs and 44 mins
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    In the indulgence of their egotistical ambitions and reckless whims, kings, conquerors and dictators have frequently presented a spectacle, sometimes comic but more often tragic in its results, that the authors have tried to bring back to life in this book. Here are living biographies of twenty famous rulers including: King Solomon, Caesar, Ivan the Terrible and more.

    Regular price: £22.89

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