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    • Lisbon

    • War in the Shadows of the City of Light, 1939–1945
    • By: Neill Lochery
    • Narrated by: Robin Sachs
    • Length: 8 hrs and 35 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 90
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 78
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 77

    Throughout the Second World War, Lisbon was at the very center of the world’s attention and was the only European city in which both the Allies and the Axis powers openly operated. Portugal was frantically trying to hold on to its self-proclaimed wartime neutrality but in reality was increasingly caught in the middle of the economic, and naval, wars between the Allies and the Nazis. The story is not, however, a conventional tale of World War II in that barely a shot was fired or a bomb dropped. Instead, it is a gripping tale of intrigue, betrayal, opportunism, and double-dealing....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Expostiion of Little Known Story

    • By Lynn on 06-16-12
    • War in the Shadows of the City of Light, 1939–1945
    • By: Neill Lochery
    • Narrated by: Robin Sachs
    • Length: 8 hrs and 35 mins
    • Release date: 11-01-11
    • 4 out of 5 stars 90 ratings

    Regular price: $20.76

    • The Resistible Rise of Benjamin Netanyahu

    • By: Neill Lochery
    • Narrated by: Chris Gardner
    • Length: 10 hrs and 58 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 11
    • Performance
      3.5 out of 5 stars 9
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 10

    Benjamin Netanyahu is one of the longest serving Prime Ministers of Israel. For much of the world, Netanyahu is a right-wing nationalist zealot; for many Israelis he is a centrist who is too soft on Arabs and backs down too easily in a fight. Love him or loathe him, Netanyahu has been at the very centre of Arab-Israeli politics since 1990, when he became the telegenic Israeli spokesman for CNN's coverage of the Persian Gulf War, arguably ushering in the Americanization of the Israeli media.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Bias Leaves a Bad Taste

    • By UNCLE SAM on 01-22-18

    Regular price: $19.62