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Jesse Viola

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  • Chernobyl

  • The History of a Nuclear Catastrophe
  • By: Serhii Plokhy
  • Narrated by: Ralph Lister
  • Length: 14 hrs and 52 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 410
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 383
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 384

On the morning of April 26, 1986, Europe witnessed the worst nuclear disaster in history: the explosion of a reactor at the Chernobyl Nuclear Power Plant in Soviet Ukraine. Dozens died of radiation poisoning, fallout contaminated half the continent, and thousands fell ill. In Chernobyl, Serhii Plokhy draws on new sources to tell the dramatic stories of the firefighters, scientists, and soldiers who heroically extinguished the nuclear inferno. He lays bare the flaws of the Soviet nuclear industry....

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Well Worth the Time

  • By Chris Reich on 08-09-18

Could not put it down

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5 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 01-31-19

Excellent delivery, somewhat repetitive at times, would read again, enough material to make a movie

  • As a Man Thinketh

  • By: James Allen
  • Narrated by: Don Allen
  • Length: 58 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 12
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 9
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 9

First published in 1903, James Allen's literary essay became an inspirational classic. It shows how, in his own thought-world, each man holds the key to every condition, good or bad, that enters into his life, and that, by working patiently and intelligently upon his thoughts, he may remake his life, and transform his circumstances.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Garden your mind

  • By Jesse Viola on 08-06-18

Garden your mind

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5 out of 5 stars
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5 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 08-06-18

A reminder to tend the garden of your mind and remove the weeds before it becomes co consumed, a good listen