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    • The Greatest U.S. Marine Corps Stories Ever Told

    • Unforgettable Stories of Courage, Honor, and Sacrifice
    • By: Iain Martin, Colonel Joseph H. Alexander - introduction
    • Narrated by: Pete Simonelli
    • Length: 12 hrs and 47 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 30
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 26
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 26

    On Friday, November 10, 1775, the Continental Congress approved a resolution for the organization of the Corps, creating what would become the hallowed few, the proud - the Marines. Since then, the men and women of the United States Marine Corps have created the finest traditions of service and honor, and supplied a pantheon of heroes who have upheld them.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Marines Will Hate This Narrator.

    • By Blaine E. Moyer on 04-18-17

    Regular price: $30.09

    • Crash Bang Wallop

    • The Inside Story of London's Big Bang and a Financial Revolution That Changed the World
    • By: Iain Martin
    • Narrated by: Matt Addis
    • Length: 11 hrs and 49 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 2
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 2

    Published to mark the 30th anniversary of the financial revolution known as Big Bang, Crash Bang Wallop tells the gripping story of how the changes introduced in the 1980s in the City of London transformed our world. Attitudes to money and the way we measure value and status were completely reshaped by Big Bang, and it had an extraordinary impact on politics, on style, on technology, on the class system, on questions of public ownership, and on the geography of London.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Lively financial-cultural history of the City

    • By Philo on 09-13-18
    • The Inside Story of London's Big Bang and a Financial Revolution That Changed the World
    • By: Iain Martin
    • Narrated by: Matt Addis
    • Length: 11 hrs and 49 mins
    • Release date: 09-08-16
    • 3.5 out of 5 stars 2 ratings

    Regular price: $25.81

    • In Harm's Way

    • JFK, World War II, and the Heroic Rescue of PT-109
    • By: Iain Martin
    • Narrated by: Dan Bittner
    • Length: 3 hrs and 34 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 2
    • Performance
      3.5 out of 5 stars 2
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 2

    A true survival story that follows one of America's most beloved presidents, John F. Kennedy, as he fought to save his crew after a deadly shipwreck in the Pacific during World War II. In September 1941, young Jack Kennedy was appointed an Ensign in the US Naval Reserve. On August 2, 1943, Kennedy's PT 109 and two others were on a mission to ambush an enemy supply convoy when they were surprised by a Japanese destroyer. In Harm's Way tells the story of what happened next as JFK fought to save his surviving crew members who found themselves adrift in enemy waters. 

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • It was a bit of a disappointment for me

    • By David Nelson on 08-06-18
    • JFK, World War II, and the Heroic Rescue of PT-109
    • By: Iain Martin
    • Narrated by: Dan Bittner
    • Length: 3 hrs and 34 mins
    • Release date: 07-31-18
    • 3.5 out of 5 stars 2 ratings

    Regular price: $14.69