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    • The Terror Years

    • From al-Qaeda to the Islamic State
    • By: Lawrence Wright
    • Narrated by: John H. Mayer, Lawrence Wright
    • Length: 17 hrs and 24 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 298
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 267
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 267

    With the Pulitzer Prize-winning The Looming Tower, Lawrence Wright became generally acknowledged as one of our major journalists writing on terrorism in the Middle East. This collection draws on several articles he wrote while researching that book as well as many that he's written since, following where and how al-Qaeda and its core cultlike beliefs have morphed and spread.

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • Contains much old material from "Looming Tower"

    • By peter on 09-21-16

    Regular price: $34.95

    • American Lightning

    • Terror, Mystery, the Birth of Hollywood, and the Crime of the Century
    • By: Howard Blum
    • Narrated by: John H. Mayer
    • Length: 10 hrs and 33 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 165
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 92
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 90

    It was an explosion that reverberated across the country - and into the very heart of early-20th-century America. On the morning of October 1, 1910, the walls of the Los Angeles Times Building buckled as a thunderous detonation sent men, machinery, and mortar rocketing into the night air. When at last the wreckage had been sifted and the hospital triage units consulted, 21 people were declared dead and dozens more injured.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • very interesting popular history

    • By D. Littman on 11-28-08
    • Terror, Mystery, the Birth of Hollywood, and the Crime of the Century
    • By: Howard Blum
    • Narrated by: John H. Mayer
    • Length: 10 hrs and 33 mins
    • Release date: 09-16-08
    • 3.5 out of 5 stars 165 ratings

    Regular price: $27.95

    • A Concise Biography of Adolf Hitler

    • By: Thomas Fuchs
    • Narrated by: John H. Mayer
    • Length: 5 hrs and 41 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 7
    • Performance
      3.5 out of 5 stars 6
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 6

    A unique biography, organized by subject areas to provide quick access to key facts and illuminating anecdotes about Hitler and his malevolent career. A must listen for anyone interested in a gaining a deeper understanding of one of the most hated figures in modern history

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Good book ....

    • By Alan on 12-20-14

    Regular price: $19.95