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by | Read by Adams Morgan

Mystery & Suspense • 18 hrs. • Unabridged • © 2000

This novel is a poor choice as a audiobook. The technical information about submarines, weaponry, and naval warfare makes up a significant portion of the book, and it just doesn’t translate well to the audio format. This is particularly evident when the reader has to describe the blueprint of a submarine that is provided in the book. Add to this a boring narration. Adams Morgan reads in an affected, clipped style that is flat and unemotional, and the unvarying tempo becomes monotonous. Even the action scenes are boring. S.S.R. © AudioFile 2002, Portland, Maine [Published: FEB/ MAR 02]



Library Ed. • Blackstone Audio • 2000

CS ISBN $83.95 • Twelve cassettes

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