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    • Priceless

    • How I Went Undercover to Rescue the World's Stolen Treasures
    • By: Robert K. Wittman, John Shiffman
    • Narrated by: Mark Deakins
    • Length: 9 hrs and 31 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 379
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 267
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 272

    Rising from humble roots as the son of an antique dealer, Wittman built a 20-year career that was nothing short of extraordinary. He went undercover, usually unarmed, to catch art thieves, scammers, and black market traders in Paris and Philadelphia, Rio and Santa Fe, Miami and Madrid. In this compelling memoir, Wittman fascinates with the stories behind his recoveries of priceless art and antiquities.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Bogged down by a bad narration.

    • By April D Love on 10-24-10

    Regular price: $31.93

    • Operation Shakespeare

    • The True Story of an Elite International Sting
    • By: John Shiffman
    • Narrated by: David Drummond
    • Length: 9 hrs and 4 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 46
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 39
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 39

    In Operation Shakespeare, investigative journalist John Shiffman traces a high-risk undercover operation launched by an elite undercover Homeland Security unit created to stop the Iranians, Russians, Chinese, Pakistanis, and North Koreans from acquiring sophisticated American-made electronics capable of guiding missiles, jamming radar, and triggering countless weapons - from wireless IEDs to nuclear bombs.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • under our noses

    • By Andy on 08-20-14

    Regular price: $27.99