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    • Blood on the Page

    • By: Thomas Harding
    • Narrated by: Thomas Harding
    • Length: 10 hrs and 45 mins
    • Unabridged
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    June 2006: Allan Chappelow, an award-winning photographer and biographer, was found battered to death, partially burned and buried under four feet of paper at his house in Hampstead. The man eventually convicted of his murder was a Chinese dissident named Wang Yam - a man who claimed to be a key negotiator in the Tiananmen Square protests. Thomas Harding has spent the past two years investigating the case, described by the press as 'the greatest whodunnit' of recent years, and has unearthed shocking and revelatory new material on the killing.

    Regular price: $22.27

    • The House by the Lake

    • By: Thomas Harding
    • Narrated by: Mark Meadows
    • Length: 11 hrs and 24 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
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    In the summer of 1993, Thomas Harding travelled to Germany with his grandmother to visit a house by a lake. It had been a holiday home for her family, that she had been forced to leave as the Nazis swept to power. As he began to piece together the lives of the five families who had lived, he realised that this house had witnessed violence, betrayals and murders, had withstood the trauma of a world war and the dividing of a nation.

    Regular price: $21.58

    • Hanns and Rudolf

    • The True Story of the German Jew Who Tracked Down and Caught the Kommandant of Auschwitz
    • By: Thomas Harding
    • Narrated by: Mark Meadows
    • Length: 8 hrs and 52 mins
    • Unabridged
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 53
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    May 1945: In the aftermath of the Second World War, the first British War Crimes Investigation Team is assembled to hunt down the senior Nazi officials responsible for the greatest atrocities the world has ever seen. One of the lead investigators is Lieutenant Hanns Alexander, a German Jew who is now serving in the British Army. Rudolf Höss is his most elusive target. Hanns and Rudolf reveals for the very first time the full, exhilarating account of Höss' capture, an encounter with repercussions that echo to this day.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • I Read This Marvelous Book...

    • By Douglas on 01-04-14
    • The True Story of the German Jew Who Tracked Down and Caught the Kommandant of Auschwitz
    • By: Thomas Harding
    • Narrated by: Mark Meadows
    • Length: 8 hrs and 52 mins
    • Release date: 09-25-13
    • 4.5 out of 5 stars 53 ratings

    Regular price: $20.97

    • Hanns and Rudolf: The German Jew and the Hunt for the Kommandant of Auschwitz

    • By: Thomas Harding
    • Narrated by: Mark Meadows
    • Length: 8 hrs and 50 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
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    Hanns Alexander was the son of a wealthy German family who fled Berlin for London in the 1930s. Rudolf Höss was a farmer and soldier who became Kommandant of Auschwitz and oversaw the deaths of over a million people. In the aftermath of World War II, the first British War Crimes Investigation Team is assembled to hunt down the senior Nazi officials responsible for the greatest atrocities the world has ever seen.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Rudolf a more compelling story than Hans

    • By Scott on 12-12-13

    Regular price: $22.01

    • Kadian Journal

    • By: Thomas Harding
    • Narrated by: Thomas Harding
    • Length: 7 hrs and 57 mins
    • Unabridged
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    In July 2012 Thomas Harding's fourteen-year-old son Kadian was killed in an accident. Shortly afterwards Thomas began to write. Beginning on the day of Kadian's death, and continuing to the one-year anniversary, Kadian Journal is a record of grief, and of a mind in shock. Interspersed within the journal are fragments of memory: jewel-bright everyday moments that slowly combine to form a biography of a lost son.

    Regular price: $16.21