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    • Survive

    • Stories of Castaways and Cannibals (Unabridged Selections)
    • By: Edited by Nate Hardcastle, Clint Willis
    • Narrated by: Colleen Delany, Nick Sampson, Erik Synnestvedt, and others
    • Length: 6 hrs and 28 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3 out of 5 stars 13
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 2

    These stories exude suffering at its worst - from the desperate cannibalism of the Donner Party to the brutal starvation and bitter cold endured by Ernest Shackleton's team. Tales of such suffering may be distressing to their listeners, but at the same time, they engage us, offering glimpses of our most fundamental needs.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Excellent Stories

    • By Robin in Alaska on 01-20-13

    Regular price: $17.47

    • Mob

    • Stories of Death and Betrayal from Organized Crime (Unabridged Selections)
    • By: Edited by Clint Willis
    • Narrated by: Terence Aselford, Richard Rohan, Gary Telles
    • Length: 5 hrs and 41 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 86
    • Performance
      3.5 out of 5 stars 26
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 26

    Mob opens terrifying windows on the brutal and mysterious world of organized crime. You'll meet murderous wiseguys, scheming Dons and undercover agents risking their lives to break the Mob's most powerful syndicates. The picture that emerges from these stories is astoundingly complex and all too human: a world of warped desire and violent consequences that is at once shocking and fascinating.

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • Disjointed stories

    • By Hal on 06-17-07

    Regular price: $17.47

    • Climb

    • Stories of Survival from Rock, Snow and Ice (Unabridged Selections)
    • By: Edited by Clint Willis
    • Narrated by: Terence Aselford, Graeme Malcolm, Nick Sampson, and others
    • Length: 5 hrs and 11 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 30
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 12
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 12

    Year after year, climbers return to the world's most difficult mountains. At these places, even the most cautious climber is vulnerable to mistakes, bad weather and bad luck, which often leads to death. This collection offers harrowing accounts of extreme mountaineering and its potentially fatal consequences.

    • 1 out of 5 stars
    • Booring,

    • By M Trezza on 05-18-04

    Regular price: $17.47

    • Blood

    • Stories of Life and Death from the Civil War (Unabridged Selections)
    • By: Edited by Peter Kadzis, Clint Willis
    • Narrated by: Colleen Delaney, Grover Gardner, Christopher Graybill, and others
    • Length: 5 hrs and 17 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 32
    • Performance
      3.5 out of 5 stars 10
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 9

    The Civil War, the most dramatic moment in this nation's history, also produced some of our greatest literature. From tragic charges to prison escapes to the desolation wrought on those who stayed behind, Blood is an extraordinary collection of reminiscences, fiction, and excerpts from diaries and letters by an array of soldiers, writers, and observers.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Diverse and Entertaining

    • By Thomas on 08-30-03

    Regular price: $17.47

    • Rescue

    • Stories of Survival from Land and Sea (Unabridged Selections)
    • By: Edited by Dorcas S. Miller, Clint Willis
    • Narrated by: Terence Aselford, Colleen Delany, David Elias, and others
    • Length: 5 hrs and 53 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      2.5 out of 5 stars 19
    • Performance
      2.5 out of 5 stars 7
    • Story
      2 out of 5 stars 7

    Rescue offers riveting stories about what happens when things go terribly wrong in some of the world's most perilous places: Himalayan peaks, African plains, vast oceans, remote Arctic wilderness. The result is a collection of first-rate prose read by masterful narrators that makes for compulsive listening.

    • 1 out of 5 stars
    • impossible to listen to

    • By Sharon Smith on 05-17-17

    Regular price: $17.47