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    • The Widow Spy

    • My CIA Journey from the Jungles of Laos to Prison in Moscow
    • By: Martha D. Peterson
    • Narrated by: Laural Merlington
    • Length: 9 hrs and 46 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 29
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 29
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 29

    The Widow Spy is the firsthand account of a true Cold War spy operation in Moscow told exclusively by the CIA case officer who lived this experience. Martha D. Peterson was one of the first women to be assigned to Moscow, a very difficult operational environment. Her story begins in Laos during the Vietnam War where she accompanied her husband, a CIA officer. She describes their life in a small city in Laos, ending with the tragic death of her husband. Then her own 30-year career begins in Moscow.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • (Mostly) Fascinating Story

    • By Anonymous User on 08-06-18

    Regular price: $17.49

    • The War Widow

    • A World War II Thriller
    • By: William Kelly Durham
    • Narrated by: William Kelly Durham
    • Length: 7 hrs and 24 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 9
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 8
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 8

    John Petersen is a war-weary Army lieutenant assigned to guard the highest-ranking survivors of Hitler's Third Reich at the Nuremberg trials. Petersen has two primary jobs: first to keep Hermann Goering, Hitler's number two man, alive until he can be tried and hanged; and second, to keep his mercurial commanding officer, Douglas Gaffner, happy. These tasks don't always go hand-in-hand.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Interesting story with many unforeseen twists

    • By Avid listener LK on 09-26-17

    Regular price: $19.95