AudioFile - Find your next great audiobook
Get our Newsletter

THE MATHEWS MEN Seven Brothers and the War Against Hitler's U-Boats

by | Read by Arthur Morey

History • 12.5 hrs. • Unabridged • © 2016

Narrator Arthur Morey’s gentle, raspy voice is heavy on sibilance, but he makes this personal story interesting and personal nonetheless. The title refers to the large number of WWII sea captains who came out of Mathews County, Virginia. The story focuses on one family of seamen in the Merchant Marines who had to stare down Nazi submarines off the coast of the U.S. while trying to supply our battleships. Events take listeners from a small area on the Chesapeake to Russia, Normandy’s beaches, and the Pacific theater. Morey paces himself well and allows the listener to absorb a look at the Merchant Marines that offers a different perspective than other WWII stories. R.I.G. © AudioFile 2016, Portland, Maine [Published: MAY 2016]

Advertisement

Formats

Trade Ed. • Penguin Audio • 2016

CD ISBN 9780399567100 $45.00 • Ten CDs

DD ISBN 9780399567117 $22.50

 

Library Ed. • Books on Tape • 2016

CD ISBN 9780399567124 $45.00 • Ten CDs

DD ISBN 9780399567131 $95.00

Get our Newsletter
Connect with AudioFile
envelope

AudioFile Newsletter

Let us recommend your next great audiobook!

No algorithms here!
We pick great audiobooks for you.
Sign up for our free newsletter with audiobook love from AudioFile editors.

If you are already with us, thank you! Just click X above.

×

Thank you for signing up.

×

Thanks!

Thank you for contacting us!

Our group will review and follow up within 72 hours.
Thanks for your interest!

Back Home ×