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    Heroes of History: A Brief History of Civilization from Ancient Times to the Dawn of the Modern Age (CD-Audio) By (author) Will Durant, Narrator Professor Grover Gardner

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    DescriptionThe Pulitzer Prize-winning historian uses the lives of the most influential people of all time to sum up human history with wit, knowledge, and a unique ability to explain events and ideas in simple, understandable terms. This brief history of civilization from ancient times to the dawn of the modern age is filled with life-enhancing wisdom and optimism.


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    Title
    Heroes of History
    Subtitle
    A Brief History of Civilization from Ancient Times to the Dawn of the Modern Age
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Will Durant, Narrator Professor Grover Gardner
    Physical properties
    Format: CD-Audio
    Width: 130 mm
    Height: 153 mm
    Thickness: 29 mm
    Weight: 281 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9781609982010
    ISBN 10: 1609982010
    Classifications

    B&T Book Type: NF
    BIC subject category V2: HBG
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T5.1
    BIC E4L: HIS
    B&T Merchandise Category: AUD
    DC21: 909
    DC22: 909
    B&T Modifier: Academic Level: 05
    B&T Modifier: Subject Development: 01
    BISAC V2.8: HIS037000
    B&T General Subject: 431
    LC classification: D
    BIC subject category V2: HBLA1
    B&T Approval Code: A14500000
    Abridged Dewey: 909
    B&T Approval Code: A14200000
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 55590
    Ingram Subject Code: JV
    Libri: I-JV
    BISAC V2.8: HIS039000
    Edition
    Unabridged
    Edition statement
    Unabridged
    Publisher
    AudioGo
    Imprint name
    AudioGo
    Publication date
    12 July 2011
    Author Information
    Will Durant (1885-1981), reporter, seminarian, and teacher, earned his PhD from Columbia University in 1917. His best-known books are "The Story of Philosophy," and "The Story of Civilization," written in collaboration with his wife Ariel. Together, the Durants won the Medal of Freedom and Pulitzer Prize. Grover Gardner: Named as one of the Best Voices of the Century by "AudioFile," Grover Gardner is an actor, director, and award-winning narrator. His recordings have received excellent reviews from "KLIATT" and "Library Journal," and several have received "AudioFile" Earphones Awards.