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    • Roger Maris

    • Still a Legend
    • By: Harvey Rosenfeld
    • Narrated by: Ian Esmo
    • Length: 13 hrs and 39 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 13
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 4
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 5

    This book recounts the slugger's life before, during, and after his headline season of 1961, when the taciturn North Dakota native topped Babe Ruth's all-time record by hitting 61 homers. From his youth as a star high-school athlete and American Legion baseball player, Maris went on to big-time sports with the Cleveland Indians, Kansas City Athletics, New York Yankees, and St. Louis Cardinals.

    • 1 out of 5 stars
    • Terrible audio

    • By Guy on 01-10-09

    Regular price: $25.17

    • Iron Man

    • The Cal Ripken, Jr., Story
    • By: Harvey Rosenfeld
    • Narrated by: Ian Esmo
    • Length: 11 hrs and 8 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 2
    • Performance
      3.5 out of 5 stars 2
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 2

    In 1995, Cal Ripken, Jr. succeeded in toppling baseball’s most unbreakable streak of 2,130 consecutive games played. He has also won the 1982 Rookie of the Year Award, two American League MVP awards, an All-Star Game MVP award, two Gold Gloves, and a World Series title.

    Regular price: $18.17

    • Diary of a Dirty Little War

    • The Spanish-American War of 1898
    • By: Harvey Rosenfeld
    • Narrated by: Ian Esmo
    • Length: 13 hrs and 33 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      2.5 out of 5 stars 17
    • Performance
      2.5 out of 5 stars 10
    • Story
      3 out of 5 stars 10

    From its beginnings, America has acted out much of its history on the battlefront. Yet for the average American, little is known of the Spanish-American War. The reasons for our entry never seemed compelling - at times, yellow fever seemed more the enemy than did Spanish troops - and the United States was ill prepared for the venture. Nevertheless, this conflict served to unify a country that only 30 years before had been hopelessly divided by civil strife.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Good listen

    • By Anonymous User on 08-09-18

    Regular price: $25.17

    • Depravity

    • A Narrative of 16 Serial Killers
    • By: Harvey Rosenfeld
    • Narrated by: Tom Weiner
    • Length: 10 hrs
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 36
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      3.5 out of 5 stars 30
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 31

    Their crimes span the globe, but one thing unites them: They are 16 of the 20th century’s most notorious serial killers. In this well-researched volume, discover their motives and what made them tick. Walk the path of the investigators who broke their cases and listen to the killers’ own words. All of them made their communities tremble in fear.

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • If you enjoy books about Serial Crime....Skip this

    • By B. Riddick on 08-15-13

    Regular price: $20.97

    • Raoul Wallenberg

    • The Mystery Lives On
    • By: Harvey Rosenfeld
    • Narrated by: Michael Kramer
    • Length: 12 hrs and 29 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 8
    • Performance
      3.5 out of 5 stars 3
    • Story
      3 out of 5 stars 3

    The expanded version of this authoritative biography of Wallenberg discusses previously sealed prison records and archives; reports of recent sightings of Wallenberg; the Wallenberg family's historic multi-million-dollar lawsuit against the former Soviet Union; and the worldwide activities in honor of this great man who could not be a bystander.

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • Boring

    • By despinne on 02-29-08

    Regular price: $23.07

    • The Great Chase

    • By: Harvey Rosenfeld
    • Narrated by: Barrett Whitener
    • Length: 12 hrs and 46 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 5
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 1
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 1

    On October 3, 1951, Bobby Thomson's "shot heard around the world" ended one of the most dramatic pennant races ever. Interviews, contemporary newspaper articles, and memoirs of participants are used to describe the intense rivalry and provide a day-by-day look at the Giants' pennant run, including a fascinating examination of the strategy of the final game.

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • The Great Chase (Unabridged)

    • By Kenneth on 02-04-09

    Regular price: $23.07

    • Magnolia Grove

    • The Story of Rear Admiral Richmond Pearson Hobson
    • By: Dr. Harvey Rosenfeld
    • Narrated by: Patrick Cullen
    • Length: 8 hrs and 43 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 3
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 1
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 1

    Magnolia Grove: The Story of Rear Admiral Richmond Pearson Hobson concerns a charismatic American whose colorful life at the beginning of the 20th century reflected the rapidly changing politics and romance of his time.

    • 1 out of 5 stars
    • Narration not good

    • By Heather on 07-11-07

    Regular price: $20.97