The Great Events by Famous Historians, Volume 4

Charles F. HORNE (1870 - 1942) and Rossiter JOHNSON (1840 - 1931) and John RUDD ( - )

A comprehensive and readable account of the world's history, emphasizing the more important events, and presenting these as complete narratives in the master-words of the most eminent historians. This is volume 4 of 22, covering from 410-827 AD. - Summary by Title Page

Genre(s): History

Language: English

Section Chapter Reader Time
Play 00 An Outline Narrative realisticspeakers
00:24:00
Play 01 Visigoths Pillage Rome, AD 410, by Edward Gibbon, part 1 Colleen McMahon
00:32:49
Play 02 Visigoths Pillage Rome, AD 410, by Edward Gibbon, part 2 Colleen McMahon
00:31:17
Play 03 Huns Invade the Eastern Roman Empire: Attila Dictates a Treaty of Peace, AD 441, by Edward Gibbon, part 1 Rita Boutros
00:39:04
Play 04 Huns Invade the Eastern Roman Empire: Attila Dictates a Treaty of Peace, AD 441, by Edward Gibbon, part 2 Rita Boutros
00:35:56
Play 05 The English Conquest of Britain, AD 449-579, by John R. Green realisticspeakers
00:19:14
Play 06 The English Conquest of Britain, AD 449-579, by Charles Knight realisticspeakers
00:25:10
Play 07 Attila Invades Western Europe: Battle of Chalons, AD 451, by Sir Edward Shepherd Creasy Rita Boutros
00:46:12
Play 08 Attila Invades Western Europe: Battle of Chalons, AD 451, by Edward Gibbon Rita Boutros
00:21:19
Play 09 Foundation of Venice, AD 452, by Thomas Hodgkin Leni
00:24:45
Play 10 Foundation of Venice, AD 452, by John Ruskin Leni
00:25:57
Play 11 Clovis Founds the Kingdom of the Franks: It Becomes Christian, AD 486-511, by Francois P.G. Guizot, part 1 rainbowsnsunshine
00:36:32
Play 12 Clovis Founds the Kingdom of the Franks: It Becomes Christian, AD 486-511, by Francois P.G. Guizot, part 2 Rita Boutros
00:36:03
Play 13 Publication of the Justinian Code, AD 529-534, by Edward Gibbon, part 1 Kazbek
00:25:26
Play 14 Publication of the Justinian Code, AD 529-534, by Edward Gibbon, part 2 Kazbek
00:30:48
Play 15 Publication of the Justinian Code, AD 529-534, by Edward Gibbon, part 3 Kazbek
00:29:06
Play 16 Publication of the Justinian Code, AD 529-534, by Edward Gibbon, part 4 Kazbek
00:32:54
Play 17 Augustine's Missionary Work in England, AD 597, by The Venerable Bede Larry Wilson
00:33:10
Play 18 Augustine's Missionary Work in England, AD 597, by John Richard Green Larry Wilson
00:04:57
Play 19 The Hegira, AD 612, by Washington Irving Rita Boutros
00:25:13
Play 20 The Hegira, AD 612, by Simon Ockley, part 1 Rita Boutros
00:25:35
Play 21 The Hegira, AD 612, by Simon Ockley, part 2 Rita Boutros
00:27:00
Play 22 The Hegira, AD 612, by Simon Ockley, part 3 Rita Boutros
00:16:39
Play 23 The Hegira, AD 612, by Simon Ockley, part 4 Rita Boutros
00:34:02
Play 24 The Saracen Conquest of Syria, AD 636, by Simon Ockley, part 1 Ryan Fahey
00:18:25
Play 25 The Saracen Conquest of Syria, AD 636, by Simon Ockley, part 2 Ryan Fahey
00:27:53
Play 26 The Saracen Conquest of Syria, AD 636, by Simon Ockley, part 3 Ryan Fahey
00:25:11
Play 27 Saracens Conquer Egypt: The Destruction of the Library of Alexandria, AD 640, by Washington Irving Rita Boutros
00:37:45
Play 28 Evolution of the Dogeship in Venice, AD 697, by William Carew Hazlitt Availle
00:23:32
Play 29 Saracens in Spain: The Battle of the Guadalete, AD 711, by Ahmed Ibn Mahomet Al-Makkari Beth Blakely
00:25:31
Play 30 Battle of Tours, AD 732, by Sir Edward Shepherd Creasy Thomas Rose
00:29:04
Play 31 Founding of the Carolvingian Dynasty: Pepin the Short Usurps the Frankish Crown, AD 751, by Francois P.G. Guizot Greg Paxton
00:21:36
Play 32 Career of Charlemagne, Ad 772-814, by Francois P.G. Guizot, part 1 Kristine Bekere
00:34:54
Play 33 Career of Charlemagne, Ad 772-814, by Francois P.G. Guizot, part 2 Kristine Bekere
00:38:17
Play 34 Career of Charlemagne, Ad 772-814, by Francois P.G. Guizot, part 3 Kristine Bekere
00:35:06
Play 35 Egbert Becomes King of the Anglo-Saxon Heptarchy, AD 827, by David Hume Beth Blakely
00:18:45