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    • The Night Stalkers

    • By: Michael J. Durant, Steven Hartov, Lt. Col (Ret) Robert L. Johnson
    • Narrated by: Patrick Lawlor
    • Length: 11 hrs and 19 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 663
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 482
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 481

    Here are thrilling, never-before-heard stories of the Army's elite aviation unit - the most daring and professional helicopter crews in the world. Special Operations pilots are notoriously reticent; they don't talk about their missions, at least not to anyone outside their small community. But now, with the publication of The Night Stalkers, Durant and Steven Hartov shed a fascinating light on these mysterious super commandos and take readers into a world they have only imagined.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • A book that does justice

    • By Robert on 10-05-07

    Regular price: $26.59

    • Dorothy Day

    • By: Robert Coles
    • Narrated by: C. M. Hébert
    • Length: 6 hrs and 55 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 70
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 47
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 47

    Robert Coles first met Dorothy Day over 35 years ago when, as a medical student, he worked in one of her Catholic Worker soup kitchens. He remained close to this inspiring and controversial woman until her death in 1980. His book, an intellectual and psychological portrait, confronts candidly the central puzzles of her life.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • complex portrait of a complex woman

    • By Connie on 05-28-08

    Regular price: $17.47

    • Lives of Moral Leadership

    • By: Robert Coles
    • Narrated by: Harry Goz
    • Length: 5 hrs and 42 mins
    • Abridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 3
    • Performance
      3.5 out of 5 stars 3
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 3

    In this rich and illuminating book, the Pulitzer Prize-winning, best-selling author Robert Coles creates a portrait of moral leadership - what it is, and how it is achieved - through stories of people who have led and inspired him: Robert Kennedy; Dorothy Day; Dietrich Bonhoeffer; Erik Erikson; a Boston bus driver; and teachers in college, medical school, and elementary school, among others. Coles tells how to be a moral leader and shows how the intervention of one person can change the course of history.

    Regular price: $18.13

    • Conduct Unbecoming

    • How Barack Obama Is Destroying the Military and Endangering Our Security
    • By: Robert “Buzz” Patterson Lt. Col. USAF (Ret.)
    • Narrated by: Jim Meskimen
    • Length: 10 hrs and 58 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 10
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 3
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 3

    In Conduct Unbecoming, you’ll discover how Obama is not listening to his generals’ recommendations on Afghanistan, how Obama’s first two acts as commander-in-chief weakened our national security and military, and how Obama’s feckless diplomatic efforts with other countries are severely threatening our national security.

    Regular price: $20.97

    • The Secular Mind

    • By: Robert Coles
    • Narrated by: Lloyd James
    • Length: 5 hrs and 58 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      2.5 out of 5 stars 5
    • Performance
      3 out of 5 stars 3
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      3.5 out of 5 stars 2

    Child psychiatrist and best-selling author Robert Coles offers a profound meditation on how secular culture has settled into the hearts and minds of Americans. This book is a sweeping essay on the shift from religious control over Western society to the scientific dominance of the mind.

    Regular price: $20.00