Empire: The Rise and Demise of the British World Order
Publisher: Penguin Books LTD
Date: May 2010
Duration: 6 hours 10 minutes
The abridged, downloadable audiobook edition of Niall Ferguson's Empire: The Rise and Demise of the British World Order, read by the author himself.
Ferguson's most revolutionary and popular work, this is a major reinterpretation of the British Empire as one of the world's greatest modernising forces. Now available as an audiobook download.
Based on the Channel Four series, it shows on a vast canvas how the British Empire in the 19th Century spearheaded real globalisation with steampower, telegraphs, guns, engineers, missionaries and millions of settlers.
Abridged downloadable eAudiobook. Read by the author. Duration: Approx 5 hours