- Author: Susan Wise Bauer, read by Jim Weiss
- Read Aloud Grade Range: 1 to Adult
- Read Alone Grade Range: 3 to Adult
Susan Wise Bauer's Story of the World history, brought to life in audio form by storyteller Jim Weiss, covers the events from 500 BC to 400 AD.
Take a journey from Ancient Mesopotamia through Egypt and Babylonia, to Greek culture and Ancient Rome. This fact-filled narrative comes in a voice that is easy even for young children to understand. Bauer's captivating guide to the history of the ancient world even includes occasional ancient fairy tales and thoughts of what life would be like for a child during that time period. These CDs may be used along with the printed book. Approximately 8 hours on 7 CDs. Unabridged.