The Book Audio Series Archives

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December 30, 2016

Morse Code

Morse Code! Those familiar on-and-off tones and clicks that transmit text across a telegraph line. When it was heard on May 24, 1844, inventor Samuel...
December 29, 2016

James Clerk Maxwell: Acclaimed the Father of Moder...

Grating to the ear. but without the presence of electric and magnetic forces we couldn’t survive on this planet. James Clerk Maxwell was a major co...
December 28, 2016

Charlie Chaplin: Silent Film Superstar Who Spoke t...

In the 1920s and 30s, Charlie Chaplin had become America’s silent-screen superstar for his comedic antics in film. But it was his first talking pic...
December 27, 2016

Gospel Singer Mavis Staples: Kennedy Center Honore...

In 1972, The Staples Singers spent weeks on the Billboard charts—their song “Respect Yourself” an iconic part of the civil rights movement! And ton...
December 26, 2016

Johann Sebastian Bach: The Fifth Evangelist

Johann Sebastian Bach wrote one of his most famous works, the Christmas Oratorio, to be performed during the Christmas season. Bach is thought t...
December 23, 2016

The First Community Nativity Scene

The Nativity—recreated in Christian plays and tableau as a reminder of the birth of Jesus. But did you know that only the Gospel of Matthew and Luk...
December 22, 2016

Dwight L. Moody: A Man Ahead of His Time

In 1837, Dwight Lyman Moody was born. Between his birth and his death on December 22, 1899, Moody set a course that has impacted generations of you...