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  • Instructions for American Servicemen in Britain, 1942

  • By: U.S. War Department
  • Narrated by: Alexei Grebisch
  • Length: 40 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4 out of 5 stars 432
  • Performance
    4 out of 5 stars 216
  • Story
    4 out of 5 stars 212

Here is a recording of a War Department pamphlet aimed at U.S. Servicemen in Britain in 1942. The jovial tone of the document and its advice about how NOT to offend the British make for a nostalgic - and in places humorous - relic of World War II.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Feeling nostalgic?

  • By Alan on 05-23-09

Interesting

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3 out of 5 stars
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4 out of 5 stars
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3 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 05-23-19

This is an interesting look back in time. Recommended for history buffs and casual interest in World War Two.

  • Surprise, Kill, Vanish

  • The Secret History of CIA Paramilitary Armies, Operators, and Assassins
  • By: Annie Jacobsen
  • Narrated by: Annie Jacobsen
  • Length: 19 hrs and 5 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    5 out of 5 stars 981
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 873
  • Story
    5 out of 5 stars 869

From Pulitzer Prize finalist Annie Jacobsen, the untold story of the CIA's secret paramilitary units.

  • 3 out of 5 stars
  • Lots of facts, offset by too much fiction

  • By Steve M on 05-24-19

Excellent book

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5 out of 5 stars
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5 out of 5 stars
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5 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 05-23-19

If you enjoy the history of clandestine operations you will enjoy this book. I can’t recommend this enough.

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