The Proud Tower
The Proud Tower3.86 14 5 Author: Barbara W. Tuchman Narrator: Wanda McCaddon
Barbara Tuchman brings to vivid life the people, places, and events that shaped the years leading up to the Great War: the Edwardian aristocracy; the anarchists of Europe and America; Germany and its self-depicted hero, Richard Strauss; Diaghilev’s Russian Ballet and Stravinsky’s music; the Dreyfus Affair; two peace conferences in the Hague; and, finally, the youth, ideals, enthusiasm, and tragedy of socialism, epitomized by the death of heroic Jean Jaurès on the night the war began and an epoch ended.
More information about the audiobook:Publisher: Blackstone Publishing
Length: 22H 12Min
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