Category Archives: Audiobooks

November 14, 2019

Caesar And Christ – Durant, Will (Audiobook)

Caesar and Christ (Volume 3): Spanning a millennium in Roman history, the third volume in the Durants’ series shows us a world-conquering Roman army, undefeated, unafraid and…vegetarian; Hannibal, who transported an army of elephants over the Alps to invade Rome; Julius Caesar, who brought Western Europe under Roman rule; the life and Passion of Christ; and the struggle of the rising church.

October 18, 2019

The Life Of Greece – Will Durant (Audiobook)

The Life of Greece (Volume 2): Will Durant’s survey of ancient Greece shows us the origins of democracy and the political legacy to the Western world; the golden age of Athens, its architecture, poetry, drama, sculpture and Olympic contests; the blossoming of philosophical thought amid a society still rooted in slavery and barbarism; and the mysterious lost island of Crete, land of the Minotaur and the Labyrinth.

October 15, 2019

Our Oriental Heritage – Will Durant (Audiobook Playlist)

Our Oriental Heritage (Volume 1): Will Durant opens his massive survey of civilized history with a sweeping look at the Orient: the Egyptians, who perfected monumental architecture, medicine and mummification; the Babylonians, who developed astronomy and physics; the Judeans, who preserved their culture in the immortal books of the Old Testament; and the Persians, who ruled the largest empire in recorded history before Rome.

October 11, 2019

Will Durant – The Greatest Minds And Ideas of All Time (Audiobook)

“Let me have seven hours a week and I will make a scholar and a philosopher out of you. In four years, you will be as well educated as any new fledged doctor of philosophy in the land.” Will Durant

October 5, 2019

Will Durant – The Lessons of History – Free Audio Book

“When the group or a civilization declines, it is through no mystic limitation of a corporate life, but through the failure of its political or intellectual leaders to meet the challenges of change.”

Click here to listen:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=enJRIdmVHRE

February 13, 2018

The Meditations of Marcus Aurelius (Full Audiobook)

These thought-provoking writings of Marcus Aurelius (Roman Emperor 161–180 CE) are a hallmark of Stoic philosophy. Marcus Aurelius wrote these books in highly educated Koine Greek as a source for his own guidance and self-improvement. He never intended for his writings to be published or read by others, and thus they serve as a prime example of his inner-most thoughts, feelings and perspectives.

October 20, 2017

Friedrich Nietszche: Beyond Good and Evil – Full AudioBook

Beyond Good and Evil: Prelude to a Philosophy of the Future (German: Jenseits von Gut und Böse: Vorspiel einer Philosophie der Zukunft) is a book by philosopher Friedrich Nietzsche, first published in 1886. It draws on and expands the ideas of his previous work, Thus Spoke Zarathustra, but with a more critical and polemical approach.

July 5, 2017

Maps of Meaning – by Jordan B Peterson – Audiobook

Why have people from different cultures and eras formulated myths and stories with similar structures? What does this similarity tell us about the mind, morality, and structure of the world itself? Jordan Peterson offers a provocative new hypothesis that explores the connection between what modern neuropsychology tells us about the brain and what rituals, myths, and religious stories have long narrated.

April 9, 2017

Explaining Postmodernism: Full Audiobook

Read by the author, Dr. Stephen Hicks.

March 23, 2017

The Gulag Archipelago by Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn (Audiobook)

The Gulag Archipelago is a book by Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn about the Soviet forced labor camp system. The three-volume book is a narrative relying on eyewitness testimony and primary research material, as well as the author’s own experiences as a prisoner in a gulag labor camp. Written between 1958 and 1968, it was published in the West in 1973 and, thereafter, circulated in samizdat (underground publication) form in the Soviet Union until its appearance in the Russian literary journal, Novy Mir, in 1989, in which a third of the work was published over three issues