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David S. Hawkins

David S. Hawkins Newport Beach, CA Member Since 2002
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  • "Radio Drama's Beat Audio Books!"

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    I have read all these stories, but because they were produced with influence of the author, but with dramatic license, the stories came alive! Since driving and texting, or watching videos is not viable, I don't understand why more radio drama doesn't exist. This is enjoyable and such a great set of stories by the Grand Master.

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    Robert Heinlein Radio Dramas

    • ORIGINAL (1 hr and 46 mins)
    • By Robert Heinlein
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    This collection features four classic, dramatized Robert Heinlein stories: "Universe", "Requiem", "The Green Hills of Earth", and "The Roads Must Roll".

    Chris says: "Heinlein at his Best"
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Peter Lutz 11-01-07 Member Since 2001
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    I like all of the "Dimension X" series, but this is one of my all time favorites. My kids even enjoyed it and wanted more.

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    Dimension X: Time and Time Again (Dramatized)

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    A wounded soldier is transported back in time to the days of his childhood. Based on a story by H. Beam Piper, this episode of Dimension X originally aired on July 12, 1951.

    Peter Lutz says: "Excellent short story"

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