Arthur has been living in a cave on prehistoric earth, almost completely alone, for the last four years... but it feels like two million. Suddenly, Ford rocks up, followed by a chesterfield sofa that just so happens to be going their way... anywhere but Arthur’s prehistoric cave is preferable. And so they wind up at Lord’s Cricket ground, four days before the scheduled destruction of the Earth.
The Gift of the Magi and Other Stories, O.Henry Penguin Readers - Level 1, Beginner, 300 words American English O.Henry's short stories are very famous. He writes about New York, Texas, Oklahoma... Money and love are often problems and you never know how a story is going to finish! People always remember his writing. Audio added Thanks to elefanta
Alex Ferguson: My Autobiography (2013) [audiobook EN] [mp3@32
Includes a prelude read by Sir Alex Ferguson The celebratory, revealing, inspiring and entertaining autobiography of the greatest manager in the history of British football. Sir Alex announced his retirement as manager of Manchester United after 27 years in the role. He has gone out in a blaze of glory, with United winning the Premier League for the 13th time, and he is widely considered to be the greatest manager in the history of British football. Over the last quarter of a century there have been seismic changes at Manchester United.
Philip Pullman - His Dark Materials(BBC RADIO DRAMA VERSION)The Golden Compass The Subtle Knife The Amber Spyglass Compared with the audiobook version, the BBC radio dramas of the trilogy are more difficult to follow. The key character Lyra speaks extremely fast, not to mention some other characters' accents. When I heard the BBC radio drama of "War and Peace", I thought it is rather difficult, and now I know I was wrong. Any English learner who wants to challenge his or her listening could try this.
Epochs of European Civilization: Reformation To the Twenty-First Century
This course provides a greater understanding of the role played by such influential figures as Luther, Calvin, Napoleon, Stalin, and other key figures of the period. Further, the importance of the Enlightenment, the Industrial Revolution, the rise of the nation-state, World Wars, and the Cold War is expounded upon in a lively analysis bound to shed new light not only on world history, but on the present state of the world and the future of global politics.
Mark Sway, age 11 but years wiser thanks to a drunken dad who abused his mom, is out in the woods behind his Memphis trailer park teaching his kid brother, Ricky, how to smoke Virginia Slims heisted from Mom's purse. He's a pretty upright kid--he's determined to protect his brother from drugs, and he once defended his mom with a baseball bat. .......
Despite the turmoil of Arab nationalism and fundamentalism, Middle Eastern wars, and oil crises, the history of the Arab world has been little known and poorly understood in the West. One reason may be that, for more than half a century, there has been no up-to-date single volume work that chronicles the story of Arab civilization - until now.