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Short Nonfiction Collection, Vol. 040

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Eighteen short nonfiction works in the public domain, independently chosen by the readers. Topics include a murder during the Yukon gold rush, a perpetual motion fraud, the dissection of a Tasmanian tiger's brain, phlogiston, Bertrand Russell on noting, the memoirs of Louis XIV, the novels of Marie Corelli, marriage, free love, and motherhood. Authors include Benjamin Franklin, Hamlin Garland, Ida Tarbel, Emma Goldman, Florence Nightingale, Robert Benchley, Heywood Broun, and the duc de Saint-Simon. "The Introduction to the Memoirs of Louis XIV" was translated by Bayle St. John.

Eighteen short nonfiction works in the public domain, independently chosen by the readers. Topics include a murder during the Yukon gold rush, a perpetual motion fraud, the dissection of a Tasmanian tiger's brain, phlogiston, Bertrand Russell on noting, the memoirs of Louis XIV, the novels of Marie Corelli, marriage, free love, and motherhood. Authors include Benjamin Franklin, Hamlin Garland, Ida Tarbel, Emma Goldman, Florence Nightingale, Robert Benchley, Heywood Broun, and the duc de Saint-Simon. "The Introduction to the Memoirs of Louis XIV" was translated by Bayle St. John.
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Eighteen short nonfiction works in the public domain, independently chosen by the readers. Topics include a murder during the Yukon gold rush, a perpetual motion fraud, the dissection of a Tasmanian tiger's brain, phlogiston, Bertrand Russell on noting, the memoirs of Louis XIV, the novels of Marie Corelli, marriage, free love, and motherhood. Authors include Benjamin Franklin, Hamlin Garland, Ida Tarbel, Emma Goldman, Florence Nightingale, Robert Benchley, Heywood Broun, and the duc de Saint-Simon. "The Introduction to the Memoirs of Louis XIV" was translated by Bayle St. John.

Language:

English

Narrators:

LibriVox Community

Length:

5h 18m


Chapters

Chapter 1
Chapter 1

14:16


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

28:25


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

03:01


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

21:34


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

19:53


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

10:26


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

08:10


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

26:32


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

08:52


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

20:06


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

11:54


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

40:26


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

50:10


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

03:47


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

11:34


Chapter 16
Chapter 16

23:48


Chapter 17
Chapter 17

03:07


Chapter 18
Chapter 18

12:44