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Product Description: Here is the epic story of the centuries-long search to understand the tide: from Aristotle, said to have drowned himself when he failed to figure out the Greek tides, to the pioneering investigations into the role of the moon by Galileo and Newton, to supercomputing in our own time...read more
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9781681682785 | Unabridged edition (Highbridge Co, September 20, 2016), cover price $39.99 | About this edition: Here is the epic story of the centuries-long search to understand the tide: from Aristotle, said to have drowned himself when he failed to figure out the Greek tides, to the pioneering investigations into the role of the moon by Galileo and Newton, to supercomputing in our own time.

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Product Description: Bestselling author Adrian Goldsworthy turns his attention to the Pax Romana, the famous peace and prosperity brought by the Roman Empire at its height in the first and second centuries AD. Yet the Romans were conquerors, imperialists who took by force a vast empire stretching from the Euphrates to the Atlantic coast...read more
By Derek Perkins (narrator)

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9781515904830 | Unabridged edition (Tantor Media Inc, August 23, 2016), cover price $42.99 | About this edition: Bestselling author Adrian Goldsworthy turns his attention to the Pax Romana, the famous peace and prosperity brought by the Roman Empire at its height in the first and second centuries AD.
9781515954835 | Mp3 una edition (Tantor Media Inc, August 23, 2016), cover price $29.99 | About this edition: Bestselling author Adrian Goldsworthy turns his attention to the Pax Romana, the famous peace and prosperity brought by the Roman Empire at its height in the first and second centuries AD.

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Product Description: Pigeonsford Estate is playing host to a group of close friends when one of their number, Grace Morland, is found dead in a ditch. The murder is made even more unusual by the fact that Grace was wearing her friend Francesca's hat, the same hat that only the day before she'd claimed she wouldn't be caught dead wearing...read more
By Derek Perkins (narrator)

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9781531809508 | Mp3 una edition (Audible Studios on Brilliance audio, August 23, 2016), cover price $9.99 | About this edition: Pigeonsford Estate is playing host to a group of close friends when one of their number, Grace Morland, is found dead in a ditch.

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Product Description: Isabel Drew had done her best in life to live up to her nickname, Jezebel. Sadly, someone believes her efforts insufficient and helps her off the balcony of a theater castle tower. It was a seemingly impossible crime; the culprit escapes detection even though the act is committed before 11 knights on horseback and an entire audience of witnesses...read more
By Derek Perkins (narrator)

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9781531805241 | Mp3 una edition (Audible Studios on Brilliance audio, August 23, 2016), cover price $9.99 | About this edition: Isabel Drew had done her best in life to live up to her nickname, Jezebel.

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Product Description: Packed with wacky, wonderful humor and shot through with good old-fashioned suspense, this first-rate collection of 17 wonderfully original short stories stars Max Bittersohn, Sarah Kelling, and Peter Shandy, plus some quirky new characters and five brand new mysteries never before published...read more
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9781531808846 | Mp3 una edition (Audible Studios on Brilliance audio, August 16, 2016), cover price $9.99 | About this edition: Packed with wacky, wonderful humor and shot through with good old-fashioned suspense, this first-rate collection of 17 wonderfully original short stories stars Max Bittersohn, Sarah Kelling, and Peter Shandy, plus some quirky new characters and five brand new mysteries never before published.

By Derek Perkins (narrator)

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9781522688617 | Mp3 una edition (Audible Studios on Brilliance audio, August 2, 2016), cover price $9.99

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Product Description: They call him the Demon Highlander. The fearsome Lieutenant Colonel Liam MacKenzie is known for his superhuman strength, towering presence, and fiery passion in the heat of battle. As Laird to the MacKenzie clan, the undefeated Marquess has vanquished his foes with all the rage and wrath of his barbaric Highland ancestors...read more
By Derek Perkins (narrator)

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9781494514006 | Unabridged edition (Tantor Media Inc, August 2, 2016), cover price $44.99 | About this edition: They call him the Demon Highlander.
9781494564001 | Mp3 una edition (Tantor Media Inc, August 2, 2016), cover price $29.99 | About this edition: They call him the Demon Highlander.

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Product Description: This is the thoroughly revised and updated second edition of the bestselling book Exploring Leadership. The book is designed to help college students understand that they are capable of being effective leaders and to guide them in developing their leadership potential...read more
By Derek Perkins (narrator)

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9781522697862 | 2 mp3 una edition (Audible Studios on Brilliance audio, July 26, 2016), cover price $9.99 | About this edition: This is the thoroughly revised and updated second edition of the bestselling book Exploring Leadership.

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Product Description: Published nearly 40 years ago, Caprifoil delves into government duplicity and Israeli political tensions in ways that still resonate today. 'Caprifoil' is the code name of Leroi, a French agent who went missing after his partner was killed...read more
By Derek Perkins (narrator)

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9781522682783 | Mp3 una edition (Audible Studios on Brilliance audio, July 19, 2016), cover price $9.99 | About this edition: Published nearly 40 years ago, Caprifoil delves into government duplicity and Israeli political tensions in ways that still resonate today.

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Product Description: Well met, traveler! Since you are going in my direction, why don't we walk on together for a while? If luck is with us, perhaps we shall overtake Omar before nightfall, if that pirate of an innkeeper spoke true.You say you have never heard of Omar? Why, he is the finest storyteller alive! His tale of the God of War is a marvel...read more
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9781522685623 | Mp3 una edition (Audible Studios on Brilliance audio, July 19, 2016), cover price $9.99 | About this edition: Well met, traveler!

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Product Description: Suddenly and disastrously, smallpox strikes the town of Kingsbourne in the south of England. For Dr. Steven Monks, this means the postponement of a well-deserved holiday with his wife. As the sickness spreads and takes its toll, the doctor's own life shows increasing symptoms of another kind of trouble―one dating back to a night spent with Ruth, a colleague's wife...read more
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9781522684534 | Mp3 una edition (Audible Studios on Brilliance audio, July 19, 2016), cover price $9.99 | About this edition: Suddenly and disastrously, smallpox strikes the town of Kingsbourne in the south of England.

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Product Description: Elleston Trevor has chosen WW I and the lives of a variety of English soldiers for the setting and characters of this insightful novel. The narrative concerns two brothers from the British aristocracy―Aubrey and Victor Talbot. With them in the trenches of France, we share vicariously in their dangers and discomforts...read more
By Derek Perkins (narrator)

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9781522684503 | Mp3 una edition (Audible Studios on Brilliance audio, July 19, 2016), cover price $9.99 | About this edition: Elleston Trevor has chosen WW I and the lives of a variety of English soldiers for the setting and characters of this insightful novel.

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Product Description: Bernard Fallon is a former agent for British intelligence who has gone freelance. He is approached by his retired boss, Col. Marlow, who himself has joined Infinity Limited, a private group that works to liberate oppressed peoples from dictators and encourage them in the pursuit of capitalism...read more
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9781522683926 | Mp3 una edition (Audible Studios on Brilliance audio, July 19, 2016), cover price $9.99 | About this edition: Bernard Fallon is a former agent for British intelligence who has gone freelance.

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Product Description: A blizzard savaged the mountain peaks, but at an inn called the Hunters' Haunt, travelers found safe refuge, a cozy room, and a roaring fire. All but Omar, the Trader of Tales―against whom the innkeeper had been nursing a grudge...read more
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9781522685555 | Mp3 una edition (Audible Studios on Brilliance audio, July 19, 2016), cover price $9.99 | About this edition: A blizzard savaged the mountain peaks, but at an inn called the Hunters' Haunt, travelers found safe refuge, a cozy room, and a roaring fire.

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Product Description: Roy Southgate and Reginald Conynghame-Jervis have nothing in common but their loneliness and their wartime memories. Roy, a retired milkman and Reggie, a former RAF Squadron Leader, are widowed on the same day. To assuage their grief, the vicar arranges for Roy to move in with Reggie as his unpaid manservant...read more
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9781522681755 | Mp3 una edition (Audible Studios on Brilliance audio, July 12, 2016), cover price $9.99 | About this edition: Roy Southgate and Reginald Conynghame-Jervis have nothing in common but their loneliness and their wartime memories.

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Product Description: Miles away from the shore, the Atlantic Whipper―carrying 10 passengers, 40 crew members, and a cargo of grain―is met by a terrible storm. Captain Matthew Harkness is faced with the task of keeping his ship afloat. As he waits for rescue, he is burdened with the thoughts of his wife, his crew, and the lives that may be cut short by the tremendous force of the gale...read more
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9781522681236 | Mp3 una edition (Audible Studios on Brilliance audio, July 12, 2016), cover price $9.99 | About this edition: Miles away from the shore, the Atlantic Whipper―carrying 10 passengers, 40 crew members, and a cargo of grain―is met by a terrible storm.

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Product Description: A small-town shopkeeper in the Orange Free State points a revolver at the South African Prime Minister. He is detained and questioned, but his eccentric explanations fail to provide the police with the neat motive they are searching for and he is judged insane...read more
By Derek Perkins (narrator)

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9781522696728 | Mp3 una edition (Audible Studios on Brilliance audio, July 12, 2016), cover price $9.99 | About this edition: A small-town shopkeeper in the Orange Free State points a revolver at the South African Prime Minister.

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Product Description: The Other Side of a Frontier is a celebration of the distinguished contribution which V.S. Pritchett has made to English letters over the past 50 years. Introduced by the author, the collection has been chosen from his short stories, literary criticism, biographies and travel writing, and includes extracts from his autobiographies...read more
By Derek Perkins (narrator)

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9781522676515 | Mp3 una edition (Audible Studios on Brilliance audio, July 5, 2016), cover price $9.99 | About this edition: The Other Side of a Frontier is a celebration of the distinguished contribution which V.

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Product Description: It was the last refuge of the desperate Jews-the warren of sewers underneath their city. Above, the Nazis implemented the destruction of their friends and relatives in a final Aktion against the ghetto in the Polish city of Lvov. A small band of Jews, however, escaped into the grim network of tunnels, there to live for fourteen months with the city's waste, the sudden floods that washed some of them away, the fumes and the damp, the rats, the darkness, and the despair...read more
By Derek Perkins (narrator)

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9781522676652 | Mp3 una edition (Audible Studios on Brilliance audio, July 5, 2016), cover price $9.99 | About this edition: It was the last refuge of the desperate Jews-the warren of sewers underneath their city.

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Product Description: "A" Force explores an area of World War II deception history that has often been neglected. While older studies have focused on the D-day deception campaign and Britain's infamous double-agents, this work explores the origins of Britain's deception activities to reveal how the British became such masterful deceivers...read more
By Derek Perkins (narrator)

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9781522672333 | Mp3 una edition (Audible Studios on Brilliance audio, June 28, 2016), cover price $9.99 | About this edition: "A" Force explores an area of World War II deception history that has often been neglected.

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Product Description: Veronica Gaisford: Most men desired her, many loved her, some mistrusted her, but none was indifferent. Amid the violence and bitterness of the First World War and the years that followed, she bound together the lives of three very different men...read more
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9781522674719 | Mp3 una edition (Audible Studios on Brilliance audio, June 28, 2016), cover price $9.99 | About this edition: Veronica Gaisford: Most men desired her, many loved her, some mistrusted her, but none was indifferent.

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Product Description: Flying the notorious "hump route" between India and China in 1943, a twin-engine plane suffered mechanical failure and crashed in a dense mountain jungle. Among the passengers and crew were celebrated CBS journalist Eric Sevareid, a Soviet double-agent posing as an OSS operative, and General Joseph "Vinegar Joe" Stilwell's personal political adviser...read more
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9781515904342 | Unabridged edition (Tantor Media Inc, June 7, 2016), cover price $37.99 | About this edition: Flying the notorious "hump route" between India and China in 1943, a twin-engine plane suffered mechanical failure and crashed in a dense mountain jungle.
9781515954347 | Mp3 una edition (Tantor Media Inc, June 7, 2016), cover price $24.99 | About this edition: Flying the notorious "hump route" between India and China in 1943, a twin-engine plane suffered mechanical failure and crashed in a dense mountain jungle.

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Product Description: Seventy years ago, Erwin Schrdinger posed a simple, yet profound, question: What is life?. How could the very existence of such extraordinary chemical systems be understood? This problem has puzzled biologists and physical scientists both before, and ever since...read more
By Derek Perkins (narrator)

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9781522693000 | Mp3 una edition (Audible Studios on Brilliance audio, June 7, 2016), cover price $9.99 | About this edition: Seventy years ago, Erwin Schrdinger posed a simple, yet profound, question: What is life?

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Product Description: One Soldier's War is a visceral and unflinching memoir of a young Russian soldier's experience in the Chechen wars that brilliantly captures the fear, drudgery, chaos, and brutality of modern combat. An excerpt of the book was hailed by Tibor Fisher in the Guardian as right up there with Catch-22 and Michael Herr's Dispatches, and the book won Russia's inaugural Debut Prize, which recognizes authors who write despite, not because of, their life circumstances...read more
By Derek Perkins (narrator)

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9781522691976 | Mp3 una edition (Audible Studios on Brilliance audio, May 31, 2016), cover price $9.99 | About this edition: One Soldier's War is a visceral and unflinching memoir of a young Russian soldier's experience in the Chechen wars that brilliantly captures the fear, drudgery, chaos, and brutality of modern combat.

By Derek Perkins (narrator)

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9781522661887 | Mp3 una edition (Audible Studios on Brilliance audio, May 31, 2016), cover price $9.99

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