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    • Little Big Man

    • By: Thomas Berger, Larry McMurtry - introduction
    • Narrated by: David Aaron Baker, Scott Sowers, Henry Strozier
    • Length: 20 hrs and 31 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 792
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 745
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 737

    Audie Award, Literary Fiction, 2016. The story of Jack Crabbe, raised by both a white man and a Cheyenne chief. As a Cheyenne, Jack ate dog, had four wives, and saw his people butchered by General Custer's soldiers. As a white man, he participated in the slaughter of the buffalo and tangled with Wyatt Earp.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • It's a Good Day to Listen

    • By Dubi on 05-21-15

    Regular price: $38.49

    • The Social Construction of Reality

    • A Treatise in the Sociology of Knowledge
    • By: Peter L. Berger, Thomas Luckmann
    • Narrated by: David Colacci
    • Length: 9 hrs
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 12
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 11
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 11

    Called the "fifth-most important sociological book of the 20th century" by the International Sociological Association, this groundbreaking study of knowledge introduces the concept of "social construction" into the social sciences for the first time. In it, Berger and Luckmann reformulate the task of the sociological subdiscipline that, since Max Scheler, has been known as the sociology of knowledge.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Overwhelming the first listen

    • By Fabian on 04-24-18

    Regular price: $26.59

    • The Return of Little Big Man

    • By: Thomas Berger
    • Narrated by: Scott Sowers
    • Length: 21 hrs and 7 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 153
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 139
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 138

    In 1964, Little Big Man gave us the reminiscences of Jack Crabb - a white orphan raised among the Cheyenne - who returns to "civilized" society, where (among other things) he tangles with Wyatt Earp and Wild Bill Hickok, and ends up as the only white survivor of Custer's Last Stand. At the end of Little Big Man, Jack's supposed death at age 111 cut short his tale.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Excellent

    • By N4shark on 02-23-16

    Regular price: $38.49

    • Meeting Evil

    • A Novel
    • By: Thomas Berger
    • Narrated by: Bronson Pinchot
    • Length: 7 hrs and 30 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 13
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 11
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 11

    John Felton meets evil late one Monday morning when the doorbell rings. Standing on the front porch is a stranger. He wears expensive running shoes and a baseball cap and calls himself Richie. He tells John his car has stalled and asks for help. An altercation at the gas station leads to a shocking crime as violence begets violence. At the end of this harrowing day, John returns home to find Richie ensconced in his living room, chatting up his wife. The evil has somehow seeped into his life....

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • Not what I'd hoped

    • By Joe Kraus on 06-25-12

    Regular price: $20.97