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    • Loran Man: One American Military Engineer’s Secret World War II Missions

    • By: R. A. Schwartzman
    • Narrated by: Karen-Eileen Gordon
    • Length: 11 hrs and 41 mins
    • Unabridged
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    After the start of World War II, a small group of former lighthouse engineers were instrumental in completing a Top Secret mission to develop a brand new technology that would radically improve a ship or plane's ability to navigate with accuracy, called LORAN (Long Range Navigation). This technology is largely credited with turning the tides of battle, and helping secure an Allied victory.

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • someone read us military paper work verbatim

    • By edmund on 11-06-18

    Regular price: $24.95

    • Dear Folks: Long-Lost Letters from a World War II Officer

    • By: R.A. Schwartzman
    • Narrated by: Karen-Eileen Gordon
    • Length: 7 hrs and 42 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
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    Journey back in time to the 1930s, '40s, and '50s with United States military officer Ellis Gordon as his recently discovered in a shoebox letters to loved ones are brought to life. US Coast Guard captain Gordon's engineering work was crucial to establishing the LORAN (long-range navigation) towers that helped the Allies to achieve victory in World War II. In addition to transmitting a marvelous authentic voice from the past, these letters remind us all of the eternal importance of love, family, and connection.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Dear Folks

    • By April H. on 10-02-16

    Regular price: $19.95