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    • Spiral

    • Trapped in the Forever War
    • By: Mark Danner
    • Narrated by: Tom Zingarelli
    • Length: 5 hrs and 38 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Spiral is what we can call a perpetual and continuously widening war that has put the country in a "state of exception". Bush's promise that we have "taken the gloves off" and Obama's inability to define an endgame have had a profound effect on us even though the actual combat is fought by a tiny percentage of our citizens. In the name of security, some of our accustomed rights and freedoms are circumscribed.

    • Trapped in the Forever War
    • By: Mark Danner
    • Narrated by: Tom Zingarelli
    • Length: 5 hrs and 38 mins
    • Release date: 06-16-16
    • 5 out of 5 stars 5 ratings

    Regular price: $23.09

    • The Other "F" Word

    • How Smart Leaders, Teams, and Entrepreneurs Put Failure to Work
    • By: John Danner, Mark Coopersmith
    • Narrated by: John Danner
    • Length: 8 hrs and 16 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 13
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    Nobody wants to fail, but failure is a fact of life. Most of us treat it as a regrettable, even shameful, event best overlooked. In truth, failure can be a game-changing strategic resource that can help you and your organization achieve the greater success you crave.

    Regular price: $19.99

    • The New Yorker College Tour

    • University of Washington, Seattle: The Future of Iraq
    • By: Mark Danner, George Packer
    • Narrated by: Frederick Lorenz
    • Length: 1 hr and 21 mins
    • Original Recording
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    Two New Yorker writers, Mark Danner and George Packer, discuss the struggle for Iraq's future.

    Regular price: $9.95

    • The New Yorker Festival - The Future of Neoconservatism

    • By: Ken Adelman, Mark Danner, David Frum, and others
    • Narrated by: Ken Adelman, Mark Danner, David Frum, and others
    • Length: 1 hr and 19 mins
    • Original Recording
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    George Packer has been a staff writer for The New Yorker since 2003. That year, his pieces "War after the War" and "The Children of Freetown" each won an Overseas Press Club award. He is the author of The Village of Waiting and Blood of the Liberals and is the editor of The Fight Is for Democracy: Winning the War of Ideas in America and the World.

    Regular price: $9.95

    • Haiti and Recovery from Disaster (2010): Los Angeles Times Festival of Books

    • Panel 1054
    • By: Mr. Mark Danner, Ms. Amy Wilentz, Ms. Rebecca Solnit
    • Narrated by: Mr. Davan Maharaj
    • Length: 1 hr
    • Original Recording
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    The Los Angeles Times Festival of Books began in 1996 with a simple goal: to bring together the people who create books with the people who love to read them. The festival was an immediate success and has become the largest and most prestigious book festival in the country, attracting more than 130,000 book lovers each year.

    Regular price: $2.93

    • America: In Hope or in Crisis (2010): Los Angeles Times Festival of Books

    • Panel 1122
    • By: Mr. Mark Danner, Mr. Tom Hayden, Mr. John W. Dean
    • Narrated by: Ms. Patt Morrison
    • Length: 1 hr and 3 mins
    • Original Recording
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    The Los Angeles Times Festival of Books began in 1996 with a simple goal: to bring together the people who create books with the people who love to read them. The festival was an immediate success and has become the largest and most prestigious book festival in the country, attracting more than 130,000 book lovers each year.

    Regular price: $2.93