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    • The Iliad

    • A New Translation by Caroline Alexander
    • Autor: Homer, Caroline Alexander - translator
    • Sprecher: Dominic Keating
    • Spieldauer: 19 Std. und 46 Min.
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    Carved close to the original Greek, acclaimed classicist Caroline Alexander's new translation is swift and lean, with the driving cadence of its source - a translation epic in scale yet devastating in its precision and power.

    Regulärer Preis: 44,95 €

    • The Endurance

    • Autor: Caroline Alexander
    • Sprecher: Michael Tezla, Martin Rubin
    • Spieldauer: 6 Std. und 3 Min.
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    In August 1914, renowned explorer Ernest Shackleton and a crew of 27 set sail for the South Atlantic in pursuit of the last unclaimed prize in the history of exploration: the first crossing on foot of the Antarctic continent. They came with in eighty-five miles of their destination when their ship, Endurance, was trapped fast in the ice pack, and the crew was stranded on the floes.

    Regulärer Preis: 20,95 €

    • The Bounty

    • The True Story of the Mutiny on the Bounty
    • Autor: Caroline Alexander
    • Sprecher: Michael York
    • Spieldauer: 6 Std.
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    More than two centuries after Master's Mate Fletcher Christian led a mutiny against Lieutenant William Bligh on a small, armed transport vessel called Bounty, the true story of this enthralling adventure has become obscured by the legend. Combining vivid characterization and deft storytelling, Caroline Alexander shatters the centuries-old myths surrounding this story.

    Regulärer Preis: 25,95 €

    • One Dry Season

    • In the Footsteps of Mary Kingsley
    • Autor: Caroline Alexander
    • Sprecher: Lisette Lecat
    • Spieldauer: 12 Std. und 24 Min.
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    When she first read of Victorian explorer Mary Kingsley’s travels in the French colony of Gabon, Alexander knew she had to experience the present-day nation for herself. Soon she is retracing Kingsley’s route - struggling through tangled vines in humid rain forests, chugging up the churning Ogooué River in a packed steamer, and fending off gigantic cockroaches. The country she discovers is a challenging mixture of Africa’s exotic past and its practical present

    Regulärer Preis: 25,95 €