James O'Donnell is a distinguished classicist who has published widely on the history and culture of late antiquity, and the author of Augustine. Mel Foster, an audiobook narrator since 2002, won an Audie Award for Finding God in Unexpected Places by Philip Yancey. He has also won several AudioFile Earphones Awards. Best known for mysteries, Mel has also narrated classic authors such as Thoreau, Nabokov, and Whitman.
"O'Donnell's vivid prose...[makes] it easy for [listeners] to imagine the world as it was at the empire's close." ---Library Journal Starred Review