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    • The Game Has Changed

    • By: Brooke Gladstone, Bob Garfield, Will Oremus, and others
    • Length: 49 mins
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    As tensions between the press and the president-elect continue to mount, a look at why some news outlets chose to publish a salacious but unverified...

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    • The Conservative Sensibility

    • By: George F. Will
    • Length: 21 hrs and 30 mins
    • Unabridged
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    For more than four decades, George F. Will has attempted to discern the principles of the Western political tradition and apply them to America's civic life. Today, the stakes could hardly be higher. Vital questions about the nature of man, of rights, of equality, of majority rule are bubbling just beneath the surface of daily events in America.  

    Regular price: $29.65

    • A Nice Little Place on the North Side

    • Wrigley Field at One Hundred
    • By: George Will
    • Narrated by: Mark Deakins
    • Length: 5 hrs and 9 mins
    • Unabridged
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    In A Nice Little Place on the North Side, leading columnist George Will returns to baseball with a deeply personal look at his hapless Chicago Cubs and their often beatified home, Wrigley Field, as it turns one hundred years old. Baseball, Will argues, is full of metaphors for life, religion, and happiness, and Wrigley is considered one of its sacred spaces. But what is its true, hyperbole-free history?

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    • It's EEE-lia, not Ah-LEE-ah

    • By Shawcago on 04-25-16

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    • The Adventure of the Reichenbach Bequeathal

    • By: George Roland Wills
    • Narrated by: George Roland Wills
    • Length: 1 hr and 24 mins
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    This story is a parallel story to The Adventure of the Final Problem Revisited, and both stories are based upon the same idea. In the original story of The Final Problem, the great detective and the evil professor meet just the one time, and twice during that one account. Yet the great detective is resurrected years later while the professor is simply forgotten, in all of our joy to get our detective returned to us, once again.

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    • Buster

    • The Military Dog Who Saved a Thousand Lives
    • By: RAF Police Flight Sergeant Will Barrow, Isabel George
    • Narrated by: James Langton
    • Length: 6 hrs and 12 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Buster, an English springer spaniel who has served his comrades and his country with unstinting devotion, has saved thousands of lives. This is the story of his partnership with RAF Police Sergeant Will Barrow, told by Will himself, describing how each came to save the other's life. It is a relationship that produced some heroic feats - including sniffing out explosive vests that led to the arrests of two suicide bombers - in the dust and desert heat of Afghanistan and beyond.

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    • Buster

    • The dog who saved a thousand lives
    • By: RAF Police Sergeant Will Barrow, Isabel George
    • Narrated by: Gordon Griffin
    • Length: 6 hrs and 45 mins
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    The Sunday Times top ten best seller. Thousands of lives have been saved by this spaniel. He is a best friend in dog's clothing. An RAF dog with his mossy feet firmly on the ground. A brave dog who has served his colleagues and his country with unstinting devotion. A dog in a million. This is the story of the partnership of Buster and Will, told by Will himself, describing how each came to save the other's life.

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