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    • Hostage Nation

    • Colombia's Guerrilla Army and the Failed War on Drugs
    • By: Victoria Bruce, Karin Hayes, Jorge Enrique Botero
    • Narrated by: Yetta Gottesman
    • Length: 12 hrs and 13 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
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      3.5 out of 5 stars 18

    The crash of a U.S. reconnaissance plane into the Colombian jungle on February 13, 2003, set off a series of events that, five years later, would bring three South American countries on a collision course toward war, pit a giant government contractor against its employer - the U.S. government - and catapult a 40-year-old guerrilla army to the international stage as one of the most active and successful terrorist organizations in the world.

    • 1 out of 5 stars
    • Not what I was expecting

    • By Anonymous User on 06-01-18

    Regular price: $23.08

    • Sellout

    • How Washington Gave Away America's Technological Soul, and One Man's Fight to Bring It Home
    • By: Victoria Bruce
    • Narrated by: Tom Parks
    • Length: 10 hrs and 43 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 16
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      5 out of 5 stars 16
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      5 out of 5 stars 16

    American technological prowess used to be unrivaled. But because of globalization, and with the blessing of the US government, once proprietary materials, components, and technologies are increasingly commercialized outside the United States. Nowhere is this more dangerous than in China's monopoly of rare earth elements - materials that are essential for nearly all modern consumer goods, gadgets, and weapons systems.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Uncovering unsung heroes of modern America

    • By Ben DeNardo on 08-24-17
    • How Washington Gave Away America's Technological Soul, and One Man's Fight to Bring It Home
    • By: Victoria Bruce
    • Narrated by: Tom Parks
    • Length: 10 hrs and 43 mins
    • Release date: 06-06-17
    • 5 out of 5 stars 16 ratings

    Regular price: $24.95