10 BOOKS EVERY CONSERVATIVE MUST READ by Benjamin Wiker, Ph.D. (unabridged) is presented by Blackstone Audio and comes with what is perhaps the best audiobook app available (see FEATURES, below).
“Sprightly, witty, engaging....Professor Wiker recommends actually reading the books—but his own book is a whole lot more fun.” (Thomas E. Woods, Jr., Ph.D., author of "How the Catholic Church Built Western Civilization")
In this “CliffsNotes guide” to some of the most important literary works of our time, Wiker examines the great texts that have vital conservative lessons for Western civilization. Written with an educational purpose and a witty tone, this is a must read for conservatives, republicans, and booklovers everywhere.
Self-contained, this audiobook app is perfect for your commute, on a trip, or while relaxing. Based on a library-quality recording, this app was built especially for your iPhone and iPod Touch. No unreadable text, no endless scrolling on a tiny screen. The audio is of higher-than-normal quality, making for a great listening experience that will not tire your ears or grate on your nerves.
NOTICE: This app includes the exact same 5-star recording offered elsewhere at much higher prices. It was professionally recorded by Blackstone Audio’s Earphones® Award-winning narrator, Robertson Dean. You are not buying yet another amateur or volunteer narration. No clicks, background noises, throat clearing, mispronunciations, tinny voices or monotones will be found here.
•EXPERIENCE. About 10.5 hours of narration. Created as a Folium enhancedAudio™ edition, this book includes extra functions and features not found on lesser players.
•PLAYER CONTROLS. Includes listen (play), pause, multi-speed fast forward/reverse, jump ahead/back, chapter skip, volume control, one-touch chapter- and bookmark browser. There is also a “scrub” bar that finds any point inside the chapter with just a tap.
•SLEEP TIMER. Have you ever fallen asleep watching TV or listening to a book? If so, you'll love this feature. Once set, the book will stop, place a bookmark, and allow you to jump back to where you probably began dozing.
•CLEAR & ELEGANT DESIGN. Simple, clean, intuitive, and smarter than average.
•CHAPTER TIMINGS. Always know how much time it will take to finish a chapter. Plus, the progress bar at the top of the screen shows how far into the book you’ve come.
•OFFLINE LISTENING. You are airplane-ready! Once downloaded, listen uninterrupted without threat from a lost network connection. Downloads are usually just 5-10 minutes, but depend upon your network speed.
•AUTO-BOOKMARKING. The player remembers where you stopped listening and returns to that exact spot when you open the book again.
•TELL-A-FRIEND. An easy way to recommend the book to your friends or Twitter feed.
•FEEDBACK. Share your ideas for books, functions, and features. We are very responsive to our listeners and appreciate all feedback and ideas.
RATING: Suitable for adults who enjoy political commentary and the study of influential literature.
Offering a “CliffsNotes guide” to some of the most important literary works of our time, Wiker turns his discerning eye from the great texts that have done so much damage to Western civilization to the great texts that could help rebuild it. This book features a range of works from classics such as Democracy in America, to more popular classics like The Tempest. Through these works, Wiker reveals some of the most important lessons for our time as well as the true meaning of conservatism. With an educational purpose and a witty tone, this is a must read for conservatives and booklovers everywhere!
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