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SOAMES, N.: Famous People in History, Vol. 1 (Unabridged)

Alexander the Great, Queen Elizabeth I, Abraham Lincoln, Christopher Columbus, Horatio Nelson, William Shakespeare and Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart all changed the world in which they lived. This lively history of fifteen great personalities introduces a new series in the Junior Classics range. Designed for the eight to twelve year olds, it is presented in normal Naxos AudioBooks style with classical music which brings the periods to life.



Disc 1

  Christopher Columbus - The Man Who Found America
1.   Play with flash player 'Tierra! Tierra!' The First Voyage 00:06:11
2.   Play with flash player The Second Voyage 00:07:32
3.   Play with flash player The Third Voyage 00:03:19
4.   Play with flash player The Fourth Voyage 00:04:03
  Elizabeth I - Queen of England
5.   Play with flash player 1588 - Tilbury 00:07:21
6.   Play with flash player The Young Queen 00:04:03
7.   Play with flash player The Spanish Armada 00:03:41
  William Shakespeare - All the world's stage
8.   Play with flash player All The World's A Stage 00:05:56
9.   Play with flash player A New Breed Of Playwright Was Writing Plays 00:05:55
10.   Play with flash player A New Theatre - The Globe 00:07:19
  Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - The Great Composer
11.   Play with flash player A Child Prodigy And A Genius 00:06:34
12.   Play with flash player Mozart As A Teenager 00:05:13
13.   Play with flash player A Composer And Pianist Travelling In Europe 00:02:54
14.   Play with flash player 1791 - The Last Year Of His Life 00:02:51


Disc 2

  Lord Nelson - England Expects Every Man Will Do His Duty
1.   Play with flash player The Fatal Musket Ball 00:06:49
2.   Play with flash player Nelson's First Big Sea Battle 00:07:02
3.   Play with flash player The Battle Of Trafalgar - October 21 1805 00:04:11
  Charles Darwin - The Origin of the Species
4.   Play with flash player A Book That Was To ChangeThe World 00:08:08
5.   Play with flash player Life And Views In Victorian England 00:04:20
6.   Play with flash player Publication Of On The Origin Of Species 00:04:57
  Florence Nightingale - The Lady with the Lamp
7.   Play with flash player The Barracks Hospital, Scutari 1854 00:04:11
8.   Play with flash player Florence Nightingale Gets Down To Work 00:04:02
9.   Play with flash player The Lady With The Lamp 00:03:39
  Abraham Lincoln - The American President who freed the slaves
10.   Play with flash player Fountain Hughes Speaks - A Former Slave 00:03:11
11.   Play with flash player Abraham Lincoln - A Kentuckian Lawyer, Six Foot Four Inches 00:04:33
12.   Play with flash player 'Honest Abe' Is Elected President Of The USA 00:02:48
13.   Play with flash player The End Of The Civil War 00:02:31
  Anne Frank - A Diary of Hope
14.   Play with flash player Into Hiding 00:05:41
15.   Play with flash player A Diary And New Friend - Kitty 00:03:58
16.   Play with flash player Time Passes Slowly - The Diary Grows 00:05:19
17.   Play with flash player Discovery - The Nazis Arrive 00:03:04

Total Playing Time: 02:31:16






Author(s):
Soames, Nicolas

Reader(s):
Nichols, Trevor; Wolf, Katinka

Label: Naxos AudioBooks

Genre: Junior History

Catalogue No: NA217212

Barcode: 9789626341728

Release Date: 03/1999

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