Courage and a Clear Mind CD
The Greeks Were Different, Homer, Trojan Horse, In the Shadow of Mount Olympus, All for Sparta, Athens and the Courage to Think, Marathon!, Thermopylae and Salamis, The Golden Age, The End of Something.
In these vivid, true stories, Jim Weiss takes you back 25 centuries to Golden Age Greece. Youll charge into land & sea battles to defend the worlds first democracy against a vast, tyrannical empire; attend the original Olympics; hear historys most famous storyteller, Homer, spin his classic adventure, The Trojan Horse; laugh and learn with Socrates, the wisest (and funniest) man in Greece; and meet artists and authors, as well as typical families, in the rival cities of Athens and Sparta.
These are excellent CDs guaranteed to liven up your studies. Thoroughly entertaining, they will be a nice "break" from reading about history! The narrator does all the voices of different characters and has quite a talent for doing so. These have won much critical acclaim, and deservedly so. See our more detailed review and complete listing of Jim Weiss CDs in the Library Builders section.