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    • The Ghost Army of World War II

    • How One Top-Secret Unit Deceived the Enemy with Inflatable Tanks, Sound Effects, and Other Audacious Fakery
    • By: Rick Beyer, Elizabeth Sayles
    • Narrated by: Tom Stechschulte
    • Length: 4 hrs and 12 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 872
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 808
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 805

    In the summer of 1944, a handpicked group of young GIs - including such future luminaries as Bill Blass, Ellsworth Kelly, Arthur Singer, Victor Dowd, Art Kane, and Jack Masey - landed in France to conduct a secret mission. Armed with truckloads of inflatable tanks, a massive collection of sound-effects records, and more than a few tricks up their sleeves, their job was to create a traveling road show of deception on the battlefields of Europe, with the German Army as their audience.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Should have been better I'm affraid

    • By Daniel on 08-04-16

    Regular price: $14.95