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    • Southern League

    • A True Story of Baseball, Civil Rights, and the Deep South's Most Compelling Pennant Race
    • By: Larry Colton
    • Narrated by: Fleet Cooper
    • Length: 12 hrs and 5 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 8
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 8
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 8

    Anybody who is familiar with the Civil Rights movement knows that 1964 was a pivotal year. And in Birmingham, Alabama - perhaps the epicenter of racial conflict - the Barons amazingly started their season with an integrated team.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Good read for hard-core baseball fans

    • By J. A. Walsh on 05-06-16
    • A True Story of Baseball, Civil Rights, and the Deep South's Most Compelling Pennant Race
    • By: Larry Colton
    • Narrated by: Fleet Cooper
    • Length: 12 hrs and 5 mins
    • Release date: 07-23-13
    • 4 out of 5 stars 8 ratings

    Regular price: $22.80

    • No Ordinary Joes

    • The Extraordinary True Story of Four Submariners in War and Love and Life
    • By: Larry Colton
    • Narrated by: Robert Fass
    • Length: 12 hrs and 47 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 26
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 14
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 14

    Their names were Bob Palmer, Gordy Cox, Tim McCoy, and Chuck Vervalin, and in 1941, when they joined the Navy, they were not trying to prove their patriotism - they were just looking for a job that would provide "three hots and a cot". But on April 22, 1943, the war took a terrible turn for them. Their submarine, the USS Grenadier, was torpedoed. Listed as lost in action and given up for dead, all four had in fact miraculously escaped, only to be captured by the Japanese.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Prisoner of War Tale

    • By Lynn on 03-20-11
    • The Extraordinary True Story of Four Submariners in War and Love and Life
    • By: Larry Colton
    • Narrated by: Robert Fass
    • Length: 12 hrs and 47 mins
    • Release date: 10-05-10
    • 4.5 out of 5 stars 26 ratings

    Regular price: $27.99