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    • The Snowball

    • Warren Buffett and the Business of Life
    • Autor: Alice Schroeder
    • Sprecher: Kirsten Potter
    • Spieldauer: 36 Std. und 58 Min.
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    Here is THE book recounting the life and times of one of the most respected men in the world, Warren Buffett. The legendary Omaha investor has never written a memoir, but now he has allowed one writer, Alice Schroeder, unprecedented access to explore directly with him and with those closest to him his work, opinions, struggles, triumphs, follies, and wisdom. The result is the personally revealing and complete biography of the man known everywhere as "The Oracle of Omaha."

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    • Für interessierte Hörer mit viel Zeit

    • Von Achim Gnadt Am hilfreichsten 03.06.2011

    Regulärer Preis: 35,95 €

    • First

    • Sandra Day O'Connor
    • Autor: Evan Thomas
    • Sprecher: Kirsten Potter
    • Spieldauer: 16 Std. und 33 Min.
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    The intimate, inspiring, and authoritative biography of Sandra Day O’Connor, America’s first female Supreme Court justice, drawing on exclusive interviews and first-time access to Justice O’Connor’s archives - by the New York Times best-selling author Evan Thomas.  

    • Sandra Day O'Connor
    • Autor: Evan Thomas
    • Sprecher: Kirsten Potter
    • Spieldauer: 16 Std. und 33 Min.
    • Erscheinungsdatum: 19.03.2019
    • Noch nicht bewertet

    Regulärer Preis: 35,95 €

    • Leading Lady

    • Sherry Lansing and the Making of a Hollywood Groundbreaker
    • Autor: Stephen Galloway
    • Sprecher: Kirsten Potter
    • Spieldauer: 14 Std.
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    The definitive biography of movie executive and philanthropist Sherry Lansing traces her groundbreaking journey to become the first female head of a major motion picture studio, shares behind-the-scenes tales from movie sets and Hollywood boardrooms, and explains what inspired her to walk away from it all to start the Sherry Lansing Foundation.

    Regulärer Preis: 35,95 €

    • The Poison Squad

    • One Chemist's Single-Minded Crusade for Food Safety at the Turn of the Twentieth Century
    • Autor: Deborah Blum
    • Sprecher: Kirsten Potter
    • Spieldauer: 11 Std. und 5 Min.
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    By the end of 19th century, food manufacturers had rushed to embrace the rise of industrial chemistry and were knowingly selling harmful products. Unchecked by government regulation, basic safety, or even labelling requirements, they put profit before health. Then, In 1883, Dr. Harvey Washington Wiley, a chemistry professor from Purdue University, was named chief chemist of the agriculture department, and the agency began methodically investigating food and drink fraud, even conducting shocking human tests on groups of young men who came to be known as, "The Poison Squad".

    • One Chemist's Single-Minded Crusade for Food Safety at the Turn of the Twentieth Century
    • Autor: Deborah Blum
    • Sprecher: Kirsten Potter
    • Spieldauer: 11 Std. und 5 Min.
    • Erscheinungsdatum: 25.09.2018
    • Noch nicht bewertet

    Regulärer Preis: 28,95 €

    • Stolen

    • The True Story of a Sex Trafficking Survivor
    • Autor: Katariina Rosenblatt, Cecil Murphey
    • Sprecher: Kirsten Potter
    • Spieldauer: 5 Std. und 35 Min.
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    Stolen is the true story of one survivor who escaped - more than once. First recruited while staying with her family at a hotel in Miami Beach, Katariina Rosenblatt was already a lonely and abused young girl who was yearning to be loved. She fell into the hands of a confident young woman who pretended friendship but slowly lured her into a child prostitution ring. For years afterward, a cycle of false friendship, threats, drugs, and violence kept her trapped.

    Regulärer Preis: 22,95 €

    • Masters of Chaos

    • The Secret History of Special Forces
    • Autor: Linda Robinson
    • Sprecher: Kirsten Potter
    • Spieldauer: 14 Std. und 38 Min.
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    Special Forces soldiers are daring, seasoned troops from America's heartland, selected in a tough competition and trained in an extraordinary range of skills. They know foreign languages and cultures and unconventional warfare better than any US fighters, and while they prefer to stay out of the limelight, veteran war correspondent Linda Robinson gained access to their closed world. She traveled with them on the frontlines, interviewed them at length on their home bases, and studied their doctrine, methods, and history.

    Regulärer Preis: 32,95 €

    • Monique and the Mango Rains

    • Two Years With a Midwife in Mali
    • Autor: Kris Holloway
    • Sprecher: Kirsten Potter
    • Spieldauer: 8 Std. und 24 Min.
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    What is it like to live and work in a remote corner of the world and befriend a courageous midwife who breaks traditional roles? Monique and the Mango Rains: Two Years with a Mali Midwife is the inspiring story of Monique Dembele, an accidental midwife who became a legend, and Kris Holloway, the young Peace Corps volunteer who became her closest confidante. In a small village in Mali, West Africa, Monique saved lives and dispensed hope every day in a place where childbirth is a life-and-death matter and where many children are buried before they cut a tooth.

    Regulärer Preis: 17,95 €

    • Larry H. Miller: Behind the Drive

    • 99 Inspiring Stories from the Life of an American Entrepreneur
    • Autor: Bryan Miller
    • Sprecher: Elijah Alexander, Kirby Heyborne, Kirsten Potter, und andere
    • Spieldauer: 10 Std. und 49 Min.
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    Larry H. Miller played by his own rules. Owner of an NBA franchise and founder of one of the country's largest automotive retail groups, Larry was a college dropout who went on to buy or build nearly 100 businesses. While his life as a successful businessman played out in public, his health challenges, as well as his quiet acts of service, were known to very few. Behind the Drive contains 99 uplifting and untold stories from every aspect and era of Larry's life.

    Regulärer Preis: 27,95 €

    • Louisa

    • The Extraordinary Life of Mrs. Adams
    • Autor: Louisa Thomas
    • Sprecher: Kirsten Potter
    • Spieldauer: 16 Std. und 46 Min.
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    Born in London to an American father and a British mother on the eve of the Revolutionary War, Louisa Catherine Johnson was raised in circumstances very different from the New England upbringing of future president John Quincy Adams, whose life had been dedicated to public service from the earliest age. And yet John Quincy fell in love with her almost despite himself. Their often tempestuous but deeply close marriage lasted half a century.

    • The Extraordinary Life of Mrs. Adams
    • Autor: Louisa Thomas
    • Sprecher: Kirsten Potter
    • Spieldauer: 16 Std. und 46 Min.
    • Erscheinungsdatum: 05.04.2016
    • Noch nicht bewertet

    Regulärer Preis: 38,95 €

    • Double Play

    • Autor: Ben Zobrist, Julianna Zobrist
    • Sprecher: Mike Chamberlain, Kirsten Potter
    • Spieldauer: 7 Std. und 20 Min.
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    All-Star player Ben Zobrist (Tampa Bay Rays), considered one of the best all-around players in baseball, writes about the importance of his faith, life, and athletic career in Double Play. Written with his wife, Christian singer Julianna Zobrist, and MikeYorkey, best-selling author of Every Man's Battle and Linspired: The Remarkable Rise of Jeremy Lin, the audiobook gives fans a first look into the heart of an athlete whose talent and devotion to God, family, and baseball make him one of the most loveable figures in the Major League today.

    Regulärer Preis: 21,95 €

    • Full Body Burden

    • Growing Up in the Nuclear Shadow of Rocky Flats
    • Autor: Kristen Iversen
    • Sprecher: Kirsten Potter, Kristen Iversen
    • Spieldauer: 13 Std. und 53 Min.
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    Full Body Burden is a haunting work of narrative nonfiction about a young woman, Kristen Iversen, growing up in a small Colorado town close to Rocky Flats, a secret nuclear weapons plant once designated "the most contaminated site in America." It's the story of a childhood and adolescence in the shadow of the Cold War, in a landscape at once startlingly beautiful and - unknown to those who lived there - tainted with invisible yet deadly particles of plutonium.

    Regulärer Preis: 34,95 €

    • Miracle for Jen

    • A Tragic Accident, a Mother's Desperate Prayer, and Heaven's Extraordinary Answer
    • Autor: Linda Barrick
    • Sprecher: Kirsten Potter
    • Spieldauer: 7 Std. und 33 Min.
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    On the night of November 5, 2006, the Barrick family was driving home from church when their van was struck by a drunk driver. Fifteen-year-old Jen suffered multiple skull fractures and severe brain trauma and was not expected to survive the night. But against all odds, she did. As she lingered in a coma, doctors warned that if Jen ever woke up, she would be cursing and screaming in confusion due to her brain injuries. Instead, after five weeks she opened her eyes and began praying and praising God.

    • A Tragic Accident, a Mother's Desperate Prayer, and Heaven's Extraordinary Answer
    • Autor: Linda Barrick
    • Sprecher: Kirsten Potter
    • Spieldauer: 7 Std. und 33 Min.
    • Erscheinungsdatum: 01.03.2012
    • Noch nicht bewertet

    Regulärer Preis: 19,95 €

    • Called Out of Darkness

    • A Spiritual Confession
    • Autor: Anne Rice
    • Sprecher: Kirsten Potter
    • Spieldauer: 7 Std. und 7 Min.
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    In 2005, Anne Rice startled her readers with her novel Christ the Lord: Out of Egypt, and by revealing that, after years as an atheist, she had returned to her Catholic faith. And now, in her powerful and haunting memoir, Rice tells the story of the spiritual transformation that produced a complete change in her literary goals.

    Regulärer Preis: 14,95 €