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    • By Honor Bound

    • Two Navy SEALs, the Medal of Honor, and a Story of Extraordinary Courage
    • By: Tom Norris, Mike Thornton, Dick Couch - contributor
    • Narrated by: Jeff Gurner
    • Length: 8 hrs and 18 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 282
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 258
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 257

    In April of 1972, SEAL Lieutenant Tom Norris risked his life in an unprecedented ground rescue of two American airmen who were shot down behind enemy lines in North Vietnam, a feat for which he would be awarded the Medal of Honor - an award that represents the pinnacle of heroism and courage. Just six months later, Norris was sent on a dangerous special reconnaissance mission that would take his team deep into enemy territory. On that mission they engaged a vastly superior force.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • The real deal

    • By robert on 02-28-18

    Regular price: $27.99

    • History of Money: Financial History: From Barter to "Bitcoin"

    • By: Mike Thornton
    • Narrated by: Jeffrey A. Hering
    • Length: 3 hrs and 8 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 4
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 3
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 4

    Why is a printed piece of paper worth anything? How can a coin be worth more or even less than the number stamped on it? Why is digital money real money? How can money be worth more or less than it was yesterday? Since the emergence of debit and credit cards, many of us pay little mind to our finances and hardly think of money anymore. But currency, whether by cash or debit, is the driving force of our lives. We trust the system, even though we don't fully understand it. With History of Money: Financial History: From Barter to "Bitcoin" you'll learn all the basics.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Slow Spots

    • By wbiro on 01-17-18

    Regular price: $14.95