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    • Lee Harvey Oswald: 48 Hours to Live

    • Oswald, Kennedy and the Conspiracy that Will Not Die
    • By: Steven M. Gillon
    • Narrated by: Michael Lackey
    • Length: 5 hrs and 58 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 15
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 12
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 13

    Steve Gillon follows Lee Harvey Oswald for the 48 hours after the Kennedy assassination in search of answers to the question that has been troubling America for the past five decades: Why did he shoot JFK? The Warren Commission speculated that Oswald was simply a deranged sociopath. But recently declassified materials raise new troubling questions.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Another Kennedy Assassination Book

    • By George on 04-30-14

    Regular price: $34.99

    • Pearl Harbor

    • FDR Leads the Nation into War
    • By: Steven M. Gillon
    • Narrated by: John Pruden
    • Length: 6 hrs and 40 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 261
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      4 out of 5 stars 233
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      4 out of 5 stars 229

    Franklin D. Roosevelt famously called December 7, 1941, "a date which will live in infamy." History would prove him correct; the events of that day - when the Japanese bombed Pearl Harbor - ended the Great Depression, changed the course of FDR's presidency, and swept America into World War II. In Pearl Harbor, acclaimed historian Steven M. Gillon provides a vivid, minute-by-minute account of Roosevelt's skillful leadership in the wake of the most devastating military assault in American history. FDR proved both decisive and deceptive, inspiring the nation....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • How everything became suddenly very simple

    • By David on 06-06-14

    Regular price: $24.49

    • Separate and Unequal

    • By: Steven M. Gillon
    • Narrated by: Ryan Vincent Anderson
    • Length: 12 hrs and 19 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 4
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      4 out of 5 stars 4
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 4

     In Separate and Unequal, historian Steven M. Gillon offers a revelatory new history of the National Advisory Commission on Civil Disorders - popularly known as the Kerner Commission. Convened by President Lyndon Johnson after riots in Newark and Detroit left dozens dead and thousands injured, the commission issued a report in 1968 that attributed the unrest to "white racism" and called for aggressive new programs to end discrimination and poverty. 

    • 3 out of 5 stars
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    • By CCNC on 06-20-18

    Regular price: $29.65