On the Shores of the Great Sea

Unabridged Audiobook

Written By: M. B. Synge

Narrated By: LibriVox Volunteers

Publisher: LibriVox

Date: January 2016

Duration: 4 hours 52 minutes

Summary:

Book I of the "Story of the World" series. Focuses on the civilizations surrounding the Mediterranean Sea from the time of Abraham to the birth of Christ. Brief histories of the Ancient Israelites, Phoenicians, Egyptians, Scythians, Persians, Greeks, and Romans are given, concluding with the conquest of the entire Mediterranean by Rome. Important myths and legends that preceded recorded history are also related. Ages 9-18 (Summary from the Baldwin Project)

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