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  • Shogun

  • The Epic Novel of Japan
  • By: James Clavell
  • Narrated by: Ralph Lister
  • Length: 53 hrs and 34 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    5 out of 5 stars 177
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    5 out of 5 stars 170
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    4.5 out of 5 stars 171

A bold English adventurer; an invincible Japanese warlord; a beautiful woman torn between two ways of life, two ways of love - all brought together in an extraordinary saga of a time and a place aflame with conflict, passion, ambition, lust, and the struggle for power.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Brilliant story! Brilliantly read!

  • By Adrienne Curry on 03-04-2018

Certainly an Epic!

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Reviewed: 12-11-2018

Great story, an absolute epic . Worth the time investment and would highly recommend to others.

  • Genghis Khan and the Making of the Modern World

  • By: Jack Weatherford
  • Narrated by: Jonathan Davis, Jack Weatherford
  • Length: 14 hrs and 20 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 244
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    4.5 out of 5 stars 214
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    4.5 out of 5 stars 214

The Mongol army led by Genghis Khan subjugated more lands and people in 25 years than the Romans did in 400. In nearly every country the Mongols conquered, they brought an unprecedented rise in cultural communication, expanded trade, and a blossoming of civilization.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Surprisingly good

  • By Amazon Customer on 25-09-2017

A story about the most amazing figure in history

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Reviewed: 11-06-2018

An amazing experience. Genghis Khan and what he achieved is incredible. Highly recommend this book.