Dick Couch
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Dick Couch

DICK COUCH is a graduate of the U.S. Naval Academy who has served as a Navy SEAL and as a CIA case officer. He has written six novels and the nonfiction works Down Range, The Finishing School, and The Warrior Elite. He lives in central Idaho.

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    • Tom Clancy Presents: Act of Valor

    • By: Dick Couch, George Galdorisi
    • Narrated by: Steven Weber
    • Length: 8 hrs and 59 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,696
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,384
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,389

    Act of Valor takes audiences deep into the secretive world of the most elite, highly trained group of warriors in the modern world....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Can't stop listening!

    • By Jonathan on 02-06-12

    Regular price: $17.99

    • The Warrior Elite

    • The Forging of SEAL Class 228
    • By: Dick Couch
    • Narrated by: Arthur Morey
    • Length: 12 hrs and 57 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 777
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 688
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 690

    With a postscript describing SEAL efforts in Afghanistan, The Warrior Elite takes you into the toughest, longest, and most relentless military training in the world....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Capturing an Essence of the SEAL-building Process

    • By Darren B on 10-03-12

    Regular price: $27.99

    • Chosen Soldier

    • The Making of a Special Forces Warrior
    • By: Dick Couch
    • Narrated by: Kevin Foley
    • Length: 15 hrs and 3 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 281
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 248
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 250

    In combating terror, America can no longer depend on its conventional military superiority and the use of sophisticated technology....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Great book, annoying performance

    • By Mark on 03-24-12
    • The Making of a Special Forces Warrior
    • By: Dick Couch
    • Narrated by: Kevin Foley
    • Length: 15 hrs and 3 mins
    • Release date: 08-15-11
    • 4.5 out of 5 stars 281 ratings

    Regular price: $34.99

    • The Finishing School

    • Earning the Navy SEAL Trident
    • By: Dick Couch
    • Narrated by: Arthur Morey
    • Length: 11 hrs and 22 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 380
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 341
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 340

    The Finishing School is essential listening for anyone who wants to know what goes into the making of America's best warriors....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Great to see the life after BUDS

    • By Stephanie on 01-26-13

    Regular price: $27.99

    • Always Faithful, Always Forward

    • The Forging of a Special Operations Marine
    • By: Dick Couch
    • Narrated by: John Pruden
    • Length: 11 hrs and 45 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 232
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 208
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 209

    Always Faithful, Always Forward follows the journey of a class of Marine candidates from their recruitment, through assessment and selection, to their qualification as Marines Special Operators....

    • 1 out of 5 stars
    • Disappointed

    • By Bryce on 10-24-15

    Regular price: $27.99

    • Sua Sponte

    • The Forging of a Modern American Ranger
    • By: Dick Couch
    • Narrated by: Pete Larkin
    • Length: 12 hrs and 52 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 151
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 133
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 135

    The 75th Ranger Regiment is a unique and distinct culture among the American military establishment....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Great in-depth history...not overly entertaining

    • By J. Pratt on 08-13-12
    • The Forging of a Modern American Ranger
    • By: Dick Couch
    • Narrated by: Pete Larkin
    • Length: 12 hrs and 52 mins
    • Release date: 07-03-12
    • 4.5 out of 5 stars 151 ratings

    Regular price: $24.49

    • Tom Clancy's Op-Center: Into the Fire

    • A Novel
    • By: Dick Couch, George Galdorisi
    • Narrated by: Henry Leyva
    • Length: 9 hrs and 30 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 529
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 477
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 476

    When a team of assassins murder a high-ranking North Korean general and his family in their sleep, making it look like a robbery, events are set in motion....

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • Not UpvTo Series Standard

    • By Al Horrigan on 05-17-15

    Regular price: $27.99

    • Out of the Ashes

    • Tom Clancy's Op-Center
    • By: Dick Couch, George Galdorisi, Tom Clancy
    • Narrated by: Scott Sowers
    • Length: 10 hrs and 49 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 381
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 340
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 339

    Before 9/11 America was protected by a covert force known as the National Crisis Management Center....

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • Very Disappointed

    • By M. Herring on 07-21-14

    Regular price: $27.99

    • US Armed Forces Nuclear, Biological and Chemical Survival Manual

    • By: Dick Couch
    • Narrated by: Brian Troxell
    • Length: 6 hrs and 59 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 1
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 1
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 1

    Military experts teach you how to survive an attack on American soil, from North Korean missiles to weaponized smallpox....

    Regular price: $22.80

    • John Moody; Navy SEAL

    • The Kola Peninsula Conspiracy
    • By: Dick Couch
    • Narrated by: Joe Barrett
    • Length: 13 hrs and 3 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 47
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 40
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 38

    John Moody grew up ranch tough on a small cattle spread in Wyoming. A pair of gifted hands and the ability to run precise routes sent him to college on a football scholarship....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Exceptional Book

    • By Jimhusky on 05-11-18

    Regular price: $27.99

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