Solo-History The Beginning of the Middle Ages by R.W. Church - tg

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Post by pnagami » September 26th, 2020, 9:47 am

The Beginning of the Middle Ages by Richard William Church (1815 - 1890).


To follow (Pamela Nagami, M.D.)
  • Text source (only read from this text!): https://archive.org/details/beginningmiddle02churgoog
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Last edited by pnagami on October 5th, 2020, 7:27 am, edited 2 times in total.
"Quiet minds cannot be perplexed or frightened but go on in fortune or misfortune at their own private pace, like a clock during a thunderstorm."

Robert Louis Stevenson

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Post by TriciaG » September 26th, 2020, 1:30 pm

This is set up. :)
Short essays: Elia, and The Last Essays of Elia
Bulwer-Lytton novel: The Caxtons
Boring works 30-70 minutes long: Insomnia Collection 5

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Post by pnagami » September 26th, 2020, 1:34 pm

Thank you, TriciaG!

Pam
"Quiet minds cannot be perplexed or frightened but go on in fortune or misfortune at their own private pace, like a clock during a thunderstorm."

Robert Louis Stevenson

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Post by ColleenMc » September 26th, 2020, 1:55 pm

I would love to proof listen!

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Post by pnagami » September 26th, 2020, 2:04 pm

I most gratefully accept, Colleen!

Pam
"Quiet minds cannot be perplexed or frightened but go on in fortune or misfortune at their own private pace, like a clock during a thunderstorm."

Robert Louis Stevenson

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Post by ColleenMc » September 26th, 2020, 2:06 pm

Yay! I like listening to your books a lot. Excited to prooflisten!

Colleen

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Post by pnagami » September 26th, 2020, 2:07 pm

Oh my gosh! Thank you!

Pam
"Quiet minds cannot be perplexed or frightened but go on in fortune or misfortune at their own private pace, like a clock during a thunderstorm."

Robert Louis Stevenson

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Post by TriciaG » September 26th, 2020, 2:07 pm

Putting you in...
Short essays: Elia, and The Last Essays of Elia
Bulwer-Lytton novel: The Caxtons
Boring works 30-70 minutes long: Insomnia Collection 5

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Post by TriciaG » September 26th, 2020, 3:57 pm

Moved to Going Solo. :)
Short essays: Elia, and The Last Essays of Elia
Bulwer-Lytton novel: The Caxtons
Boring works 30-70 minutes long: Insomnia Collection 5

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Post by pnagami » September 26th, 2020, 4:05 pm

Thank you, TriciaG.

Pam
"Quiet minds cannot be perplexed or frightened but go on in fortune or misfortune at their own private pace, like a clock during a thunderstorm."

Robert Louis Stevenson

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Post by pnagami » September 28th, 2020, 8:39 am

Hi Colleen,

Section 00 is up:

28:11

https://librivox.org/uploads/triciag/beginningofthemiddleages_00_church_128kb.mp3

This is longer than the others will be.

Thanks again!

Pam
"Quiet minds cannot be perplexed or frightened but go on in fortune or misfortune at their own private pace, like a clock during a thunderstorm."

Robert Louis Stevenson

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Post by ColleenMc » September 28th, 2020, 2:58 pm

Great!

Colleen

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Post by ColleenMc » September 29th, 2020, 8:54 am

Hi Pam,

Just a couple of little notes on section 0–

7:23 text is “in spite of the victories in the following century” I hear “following year”

18:54 text is “court of Constantinople” I hear “court of Constantine”

Colleen

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Post by pnagami » September 29th, 2020, 9:11 am

Oops!

Will fix.

Thanks, Colleen, for that careful listen!

Pam
"Quiet minds cannot be perplexed or frightened but go on in fortune or misfortune at their own private pace, like a clock during a thunderstorm."

Robert Louis Stevenson

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Post by pnagami » October 2nd, 2020, 12:24 pm

Hi Colleen,

Section 00 is up for Spot PL;

28:13

https://librivox.org/uploads/triciag/beginningofthemiddleages_00_church_128kb.mp3

My best,

Pam
"Quiet minds cannot be perplexed or frightened but go on in fortune or misfortune at their own private pace, like a clock during a thunderstorm."

Robert Louis Stevenson

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