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    • The Ghost Army of World War II

    • How One Top-Secret Unit Deceived the Enemy with Inflatable Tanks, Sound Effects, and Other Audacious Fakery
    • By: Rick Beyer, Elizabeth Sayles
    • Narrated by: Tom Stechschulte
    • Length: 4 hrs and 12 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 895
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 825
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 823

    In the summer of 1944, a handpicked group of young GIs - including such future luminaries as Bill Blass, Ellsworth Kelly, Arthur Singer, Victor Dowd, Art Kane, and Jack Masey - landed in France to conduct a secret mission. Armed with truckloads of inflatable tanks, a massive collection of sound-effects records, and more than a few tricks up their sleeves, their job was to create a traveling road show of deception on the battlefields of Europe, with the German Army as their audience.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Should have been better I'm affraid

    • By Daniel on 08-04-16

    Regular price: $14.95

    • Rivals Unto Death

    • Alexander Hamilton and Aaron Burr
    • By: Rick Beyer
    • Narrated by: Rick Beyer
    • Length: 6 hrs and 20 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 7
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 7
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 7

    From the best-selling author of The Greatest Stories Never Told series, the epic history of Alexander Hamilton and Aaron Burr's illustrious and eccentric political careers and their fateful rivalry. The day was hot and sticky. The man in the rowboat was an impetuous hothead. His row across the choppy Hudson that morning led to a confrontation that has burned bright in the American mind for more than 200 years.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Brilliant

    • By Emily on 06-14-18

    Regular price: $26.22