Walter Lord
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Walter Lord

Walter Lord's A Night to Remember is a minute-by-minute account of the Titanic's final hours. Lord wrote 12 books, honing an eye-witness approach to history whether it was Japan's attack on Pearl Harbor (Day of Infamy) or the defense of the Alamo (A Time to Stand) or the Battle of Midway (Incredible Victory). In The Way It Was, he tells his own story, about his life and books.

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    • The Dawn's Early Light

    • By: Walter Lord
    • Narrated by: Norman Dietz
    • Length: 11 hrs and 56 mins
    • Unabridged
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    It took more than a revolution to win true independence: The story of the War of 1812, the United State's second war on England, by a New York Times best-selling historian....

    Regular price: $17.49

    • The Miracle of Dunkirk

    • By: Walter Lord
    • Narrated by: Jeff Cummings
    • Length: 10 hrs and 4 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 425
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 373
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 366

    On May 24, 1940, Hitler's armies were on the brink of a shattering military victory. Only 10 miles away, 400,000 Allied troops were pinned against the coast of Dunkirk....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Sold On The Miracle Of Dunkirk

    • By Eve Grissom on 05-08-17

    Regular price: $18.17

    • Incredible Victory

    • The Battle of Midway
    • By: Walter Lord
    • Narrated by: Norman Dietz
    • Length: 12 hrs and 33 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 15
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 14
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 13

    Outgunned and outmanned on the Pacific Ocean, a small American fleet defied the odds and turned the tide of World War II....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Very informative

    • By Jim Walters on 08-27-18

    Regular price: $20.99

    • A Night to Remember

    • The Classic Account of the Final Hours of the Titanic
    • By: Walter Lord
    • Narrated by: Martin Jarvis
    • Length: 5 hrs and 3 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 81
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 73
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 72

    The Titanic collided with an iceberg on April 14, and 1,500 people died in the freezing waters. It's a story that has spurred legends and still sends shivers down the spine....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • an excellent account.

    • By Robert A. Raymond on 07-25-16

    Regular price: $13.96

    • Lonely Vigil

    • Coastwatchers of the Solomons
    • By: Walter Lord
    • Narrated by: Norman Dietz
    • Length: 11 hrs and 54 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 7
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 7
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 6

    In Lonely Vigil, Walter Lord, the number one New York Times best-selling author of A Night to Remember and The Miracle of Dunkirk, tells of the survivors of the campaign and what they risked to win the war in the Pacific....

    Regular price: $20.99

    • Day of Infamy

    • By: Walter Lord
    • Narrated by: Grover Gardner
    • Length: 6 hrs and 50 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 80
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 49
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 47

    Day of Infamy is Walter Lord's gripping, vivid re-creation of the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor...

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Engaging Story, Great Reading

    • By Chas on 12-07-04

    Regular price: $20.97

    • A Night to Remember

    • By: Walter Lord
    • Narrated by: Fred Williams
    • Length: 5 hrs and 19 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 77
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 53
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 55

    The "unsinkable” Titanic was four city blocks long, with a French “sidewalk café,” private promenade decks, and the latest, most ingenious safety devices....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Riveting story

    • By Tad Davis on 12-31-11

    Regular price: $17.47

    • A Time to Stand

    • The Epic of the Alamo
    • By: Walter Lord
    • Narrated by: Norman Dietz
    • Length: 7 hrs and 30 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 4
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 4
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 4

    On the morning of March 6, 1836, in an old abandoned mission called the Alamo, a small Texas garrison, fought to the death rather than yield to an overwhelming army of Mexicans....

    Regular price: $17.49

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