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  • Masaryk Station: A John Russell Thriller, Book 6

    • UNABRIDGED (10 hrs and 50 mins)
    • By David Downing
    • Narrated By Michael Healy
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
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    Berlin, early 1948: The city, still occupied by the four Allied powers, still largely in ruins, has become the cockpit of a new Cold War, and as spring unfolds its German inhabitants live in fear of the Soviets enforcing a Western withdrawal. Here, as elsewhere in Europe, the legacies of the War have become entangled in the new Soviet-American conflict, creating a world of bizarre and fleeting loyalties, a paradise for spies. John Russell works for both Stalin’s NKVD and the newly-created CIA. He does as little for either as he can safely get away with.

    joyce says: "What a disappointment...and it's all the narrator"
    "What a disappointment...and it's all the narrator"
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    Would you try another book from David Downing and/or Michael Healy?

    I love David Downing! this is the 6th audible book of his i purchased. The narrator is so miserable you can hardly follow the story. Simon Prebble made Downing's words come alive. In fact, the listener is riveted. This narrator should be fired from all future readings. his voice is droning, and i finally figured out why my Iphone has settings for increasing the speed at which you listen...If I didn't love these stories so much and was so interested in the lives of the characters, I would have given up long ago


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