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    • The New Nobility

    • The Restoration of Russia's Security State and the Enduring Legacy of the KGB
    • By: Andrei Soldatov, Irina Borogin
    • Narrated by: Christian Rummel
    • Length: 7 hrs and 20 mins
    • Unabridged
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    While Vladimir Putin has been president and prime minister of Russia, the Kremlin has deployed the security services to intimidate the political opposition, reassert the power of the state, and carry out assassinations overseas. At the same time, its agents and spies were put beyond public accountability and blessed with the prestige, benefits, and legitimacy lost since the Soviet collapse.

    Non-member price: $28.94

    • Report from Nuremberg

    • The International War Crimes Trial
    • By: Harold Burson
    • Narrated by: Christian Rummel, Richard McGonagle, Gabrielle De Cuir, and others
    • Length: 6 hrs
    • Unabridged
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    Audible brings to life through dramatic performance the 1945-1946 radio broadcast reports covering the greatest courtroom drama of the 20th century - the Nuremberg trials. The original broadcasts have been lost forever, but the verbatim text - written by Harold Burson, founding chairman of one of the world’s leading public relations firms, Burson Marsteller, who at the time was a reporter for the Armed Forces Network - has been newly interpreted by an ensemble of some of our fine actors.

    Non-member price: $27.79

    • Asleep

    • The Forgotten Epidemic That Became Medicine’s Greatest Mystery
    • By: Molly Caldwell Crosby
    • Narrated by: Christian Rummel
    • Length: 6 hrs and 31 mins
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    In 1918, a world war raged, and a lethal strain of influenza circled the globe. In the midst of all this death, a bizarre disease appeared in Europe. Eventually known as encephalitis lethargica, or sleeping sickness, it spread worldwide, leaving millions dead or locked in institutions. Then, in 1927, it disappeared as suddenly as it had arrived. Asleep, set in 1920s and '30s New York, follows a group of neurologists through hospitals and asylums as they try to solve this epidemic and treat its victims - who learned the worst fate was not dying of it, but surviving it.

    Non-member price: $27.79

    • Top Down

    • A Novel of the Kennedy Assassination
    • By: Jim Lehrer
    • Narrated by: Christian Rummel
    • Length: 5 hrs
    • Unabridged
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    In a riveting novel rooted in one of American history's great "what ifs," Jim Lehrer tells the story of two men haunted by the events leading up to John F. Kennedy's assassination. November 22, 1963. As Air Force One touches down in Dallas, ambitious young newspaper reporter Jack Gilmore races to get the scoop on preparations for President Kennedy's motorcade. Will the bubble top on the presidential limousine be up or down? Down, according to veteran Secret Service agent Van Walters.

    Non-member price: $28.94