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A Tale of Two Cities

45 EPISODES | LIBRIVOX |  Book, ±19 min episode total time 14 hr 59 min
A Tale of Two Cities (1859) is a historical novel by Charles Dickens; it is moreover a moral novel strongly concerned with themes of guilt, shame, redemption and patriotism. The plot centers on the years leading up to French Revolution and culminates in the Jacobin Reign of Terror. It tells the story of two men, Charles Darnay and Sydney Carton, who look very alike but are entirely different in character
ENGLISH Read by Various Readers History · Literature

Africa Investigates

6 EPISODES | WORLD POLICY INSTITUTE |  Podcast, ±22 min episode every 7 weeks, 6 days
Africa Investigates showcases recent exposés into governmental, institutional, and corporate corruption across the continent. The podcast is produced by the African Network of Centers for Investigative Reporting along with World Policy Institute and funded by Open Society Initiative for West Africa.

Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland

12 EPISODES | LIBRIVOX |  Book, ±14 min episode total time 2 hr 58 min
Alice's Adventures in Wonderland (commonly shortened to Alice in Wonderland) is an 1865 novel written by English author Charles Lutwidge Dodgson under the pseudonym Lewis Carroll .It tells of a girl named Alice who falls down a rabbit hole into a fantasy world (Wonderland) populated by peculiar, anthropomorphic creatures. The tale plays with logic, giving the story lasting popularity with adults as well as children.
ENGLISH Read by Various Readers Kids & Family · Literature

American Cafe

5574 EPISODES | VOICE OF AMERICA |  Podcast, ±14 min episode every 9 hours
Join us at the American Cafe on the Voice of America. Every weekend, host David Byrd introduces you to stories from and about the United States of America - whether it's a topic making headlines, a discussion of new trends, or just sharing a slice of life as it's lived in the U.S. American Cafe provides you with just the right mix to keep you interested and informed.

An Ideal Husband

4 EPISODES | LIBRIVOX |  Book, ±49 min episode total time 3 hr 18 min
An Ideal Husband is an 1895 comedy by Oscar Wilde which revolves around blackmail and political corruption, and touches on the themes of public and private honor. The action is set in London, in “the present”, and takes place within a single day. “Sooner or later,” Wilde notes, “we shall all have to pay for what we do.” But he adds that, “No one should be entirely judged by their past.”
ENGLISH Read by Various Readers Comedy · Arts · Literature

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