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    • Reporter

    • By: Seymour M. Hersh
    • Narrated by: Arthur Morey
    • Length: 13 hrs and 52 mins
    • Unabridged
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    From the Pulitzer Prize-winning, best-selling author and preeminent investigative journalist of our time - a heartfelt, hugely revealing memoir of a decades-long career breaking some of the most impactful stories of the last half century, from Washington to Vietnam to the Middle East. Seymour Hersh's fearless reporting has earned him fame, front-page bylines in virtually every major newspaper in the free world, honors galore, and no small amount of controversy. Now in this memoir he describes what drove him and how he worked as an independent outsider.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Gripping and Important

    • By Michael AP on 06-13-18

    Regular price: $28.00

    • The Killing of Osama Bin Laden

    • By: Seymour M. Hersh
    • Narrated by: Eric Martin
    • Length: 3 hrs and 31 mins
    • Unabridged
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 82
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 62

    In 2011, an elite group of US Navy SEALS stormed an enclosure in the Pakistani city of Abbottabad and killed Osama bin Laden, the man the United States had begun chasing before the devastating attacks of 9/11. The news did much to boost President Obama's first term and played a major part in his reelection victory of the following year. But much of the story of that night, as presented to the world, was incomplete or a lie. The evidence of what actually went on remains hidden.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Red Pill for Syria

    • By BG on 07-06-16

    Regular price: $14.00

    • Chain of Command

    • The Road from 9/11 to Abu Ghraib
    • By: Seymour M. Hersh
    • Narrated by: Peter Friedman
    • Length: 7 hrs and 12 mins
    • Abridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 193
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 21
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      4 out of 5 stars 21

    Since September 11, 2001, Seymour M. Hersh has riveted readers, and outraged the Bush Administration, with his stories in The New Yorker magazine, including his breakthrough pieces on the Abu Ghraib prison scandal. Now, in Chain of Command, he brings together this reporting, along with new revelations, to answer the critical question of the last three years: how did America get from that clear morning in September to a divisive and dirty war in Iraq?

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Fascinating and frightening insights

    • By Blue Tooth on 10-21-04

    Regular price: $21.67

    • Against All Enemies

    • Gulf War Syndrome: The War Between America's Ailing Veterans and Their Government
    • By: Seymour M. Hersh
    • Narrated by: James Sutorius
    • Length: 1 hr and 42 mins
    • Abridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 7
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    Why did the system fail the Gulf War veterans? Did its leaders have an obligation to speak out on behalf of the veterans and demand that America's military hospitals stop turning them away? Here are Hersch's opinions on and answers to these questions. Investigative journalist and author, Seymour M. Hersh, is a regular contributor to The New Yorker magazine on military and security matters.

    Regular price: $6.99

    • The New Yorker (July 25, 2005)

    • By: Adam Gopnik, James Surowiecki, Noah Baumbach, and others
    • Narrated by: uncredited
    • Length: 2 hrs and 27 mins
    • Highlights
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    "Not Scared" by Adam Gopnik, "A Farewell to Alms?" by James Surowiecki, "My Dog Is Tom Cruise" by Noah Baumbach, "Get Out the Vote" by Seymour M. Hersh, "Bloodsuckers" by John Colapinto, "Awaiting Orders" by Tobias Wolff, and "Making Mischief" by Anthony Lane.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • The Best Thing to Happen to Audible Ever

    • By Craig on 07-28-05

    Regular price: $5.95

    • The New Yorker (October 8, 2007)

    • By: Steve Coll, Lauren Collins, Seymour M. Hersh, and others
    • Narrated by: Christine Marshall, Dan Bernard
    • Length: 1 hr and 57 mins
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    There are six articles in this edition: "Disparities", by Steve Coll; "Prezbo vs. The Prof", by Lauren Collins; "Shifting Targets", by Seymour M. Hersh; "Our Man in Pyongyang", by Rebecca Mead; "All Together Now", by Peter Schjeldahl; and "Lost Men", by David Denby.

    Regular price: $5.95

    • Front Lines

    • Memorable Reporting From The New Yorker
    • By: Ken Auletta, Seymour M. Hersh, David Remnick, and others
    • Narrated by: uncredited
    • Length: 6 hrs and 40 mins
    • Abridged
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 13
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    From the corridors of power in Washington to the prison cells of Guantanamo to the disease-ravaged communities of Africa, The New Yorker takes you directly to the scene of today's biggest stories. Along the way, you'll hear great reporting by such best-selling writers as Malcolm Gladwell, David Remnick, Ken Auletta, and Seymour Hersh.

    Regular price: $12.95

    • The New Yorker Festival - Seymour M. Hersh talks with David Remnick

    • By: Seymour M. Hersh, David Remnick
    • Narrated by: Seymour M. Hersh, David Remnick
    • Length: 1 hr and 29 mins
    • Original Recording
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    A discussion of the aftermath of September 11: the Bush Administration's "war on terrorism", the invasion of Iraq, the prison abuse scandal at Abu Ghraib, and what comes next. Mr. Hersh will also talk about his career and the status of investigative journalism in America.

    • 1 out of 5 stars
    • Find the facts that support your opnions

    • By Robert on 06-14-05

    Regular price: $9.95

    • The New Yorker, March 30th 2015 (Seymour M. Hersh, Daniel Zalewski, David Remnick)

    • By: Seymour M. Hersh, Daniel Zalewski, David Remnick
    • Narrated by: Dan Bernard, Christine Marshall
    • Length: 2 hrs and 6 mins
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    "Base Appeals", by David Remnick; "Ninth Avenue Reverie", Oliver Sacks; "The Scene of the Crime", by Seymour M. Hersh; "Life Lines", by Daniel Zalewski; and "Running Free", by Anthony Lane.

    Regular price: $5.95

    • The New Yorker, July 7 & 14, 2008

    • Part 1 (Seymour M. Hersh, Adam Gopnik, George Packer)
    • By: Seymour M. Hersh, Adam Gopnik, George Packer
    • Narrated by: uncredited
    • Length: 1 hr and 54 mins
    • Original Recording
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    "Obama's Iraq Problem" by George Packer; "Nothing Doing" by Roger Angell; "By a Nose" by Ben McGrath; "Preparing the Battlefield" by Seymour M. Hersh; "My Airline" by David Owen; "The Back of the World" by Adam Gopnik; and "Desperate Men" by David Denby.

    Regular price: $5.95

    • The New Yorker (February 11 & 18, 2008), Part 1

    • By: Hendrik Hertzberg, Lauren Collins, Nick Paumgarten, and others
    • Narrated by: Dan Bernard, Christine Marshall
    • Length: 1 hr and 55 mins
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    "The Spat", by Hendrik Hertzberg; "Five on Five", by Lauren Collins; "How 'Bout Them Economy", by Nick Paumgarten; "Black Hole", by Lizzie Widdicombe; "A Strike in the Dark", by Seymour M. Hersh; "Thinking in the Rain", by Susan Orlean; "Living Pains", by Sasha Frere-Jones; and "Strangers", by Anthony Lane.

    Regular price: $5.95