Most widely held works by Michael Prichard
Shadow divers [the true adventure of two Americans who discovered Hitler's lost sub by Robert Kurson ( Recording )
3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 439 libraries worldwide
In 1991, acting on a tip from a local fisherman, two scuba divers discovered a sunken German U-boat off the New Jersey coast.
How doctors think by Jerome E Groopman ( Recording )
5 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 407 libraries worldwide
A physician discusses the thought patterns and actions that lead to misdiagnosis on the part of healthcare providers, and suggests methods that patients can use to help doctors assess conditions more accurately.
Too many cooks by Rex Stout ( Recording )
5 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in English and held by 274 libraries worldwide
When the greatest chefs in the world gather for a meeting, Nero Wolfe is their honored dinner guest. It is a rare vacation for the gourmet sleuth - until a four-star killer serves a side dish of murder. Then the half-baked local law cooks up an unappetizing entree. Corpulent Wolfe and sidekick Archie begin mixing the ingredients for their inimitable souffle of detection and deduction, while the killer decides that Wolfe's prix should be permanently fixed ... and that his last meal should be his just desserts.
Ghost soldiers the forgotten epic story of World War II's most dramatic mission by Hampton Sides ( Recording )
2 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in English and held by 236 libraries worldwide
On January 28, 1945, 121 hand-selected troops from the elite U.S. 6th Ranger Battalion slipped behind enemy lines in the Philippines. Their mission: march thirty miles in an attempt to rescue 513 American and British POWs who had spent three years in a hellish camp near the city of Cabanatuan. The prisoners included the last survivors of the Bataan Death March left in the camp, and their extraordinary will to live might soon count for nothing. As the Rangers stealthily moved through enemy-occupied territory, they learned that Cabanatuan had become a major transshipment point for the Japanese retreat, and instead of facing the few dozen prison guards, they could possibly confront as many as 8,000 battle-hardened enemy troops.
Lost in my own backyard [a walk in Yellowstone National Park by Tim Cahill ( Recording )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 227 libraries worldwide
An informative and entertaining travelogue through one of America's favorite destinations: Yellowstond National Park.
20, 000 leagues under the sea by Jules Verne ( Recording )
7 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 188 libraries worldwide
Retells the adventures of a French professor and his two companions as they sail above and below the world's oceans as prisoners on the fabulous electric submarine of the deranged Captain Nemo.
The lone star ranger by Zane Grey ( Recording )
5 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and held by 183 libraries worldwide
The son of an infamous gunfighter, Buck Duane has his father's natural instincts and lightening-quick reflexes. When he kills a man in self-defense, he becomes a hunted fugitive. Despite the peril, he rescues a young girl who is being held as a prisoner in a Mexican camp, and begins a journey of self-discovery.
When fish fly [lessons for creating a vital and energized workplace from the world famous Pike Place Fish Market by John Yokoyama ( Recording )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 182 libraries worldwide
The father hunt by Rex Stout ( Recording )
3 editions published between 1996 and 2005 in English and held by 177 libraries worldwide
Hired to locate Amy Denovo's long-lost father, Nero Wolfe and his assistant, Archie Goodwin, discover that the missing man has a deadly and dangerous secret to hide.
Rainbow Mars by Larry Niven ( Recording )
3 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in English and held by 171 libraries worldwide
From the 31st century, scientist Hanville Svetz travels back in time to collect life specimens from Mars and Earth before they become extinct.
The gift of valor [a war story by Michael M Phillips ( Recording )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 170 libraries worldwide
The brothers Bulger : how they terrorized and corrupted Boston for a quarter century by Howie Carr ( Recording )
4 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 164 libraries worldwide
Boston Herald reporter and WRKO radio host Howie Carr has tracked the Bulgers for more than 25 years. This fresh account of Massachusetts's infamous Bulger brothers unveils a stunning criminal alliance, and with its dual biography format, goes deeper than the New York Times bestselling Black Mass.
Chasing the devil [my twenty-year quest to capture the Green River Killer by David Reichert ( Recording )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 159 libraries worldwide
The Hades factor by Robert Ludlum ( Recording )
2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 147 libraries worldwide
For days, U.S. scientists have been trying to unlock the secrets of a virus known as "Hades". When Lt. Col. Jon Smith returns home after a meeting, he finds his partner dying of the virus. Convinced she was murdered, Smith joins forces with the CIA, and uncovers a horrifying plot.
Robert Ludlum's The Cassandra compact a Covert-One novel by Robert Ludlum ( Recording )
2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 140 libraries worldwide
Team of good guys battles international espionage and bioterrorism involving smallpox virus.
Red storm rising by Tom Clancy ( Recording )
3 editions published between 1997 and 2010 in English and held by 137 libraries worldwide
Treasure Island by Robert Louis Stevenson ( Recording )
3 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in English and held by 136 libraries worldwide
While going through the possessions of a deceased guest who owed them money, the mistress of an inn and her son find a treasure map that leads them to a pirate's fortune.
Betty Zane by Zane Grey ( Recording )
7 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and held by 134 libraries worldwide
Betty Zane is the story of the first settlers in the Ohio Valley, and their fight for survival during the Revolutionary war. The British have organized and incited the various eastern tribes to attack American 'Rebels' in this lesser know theater of the war.
Not quite dead enough ; and, Booby trap by Rex Stout ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 133 libraries worldwide
Undercover intelligence, unbridled wartime patriotism, and a missing overweight detective are the themes of these two Nero Wolfe mysteries.
Redemption the last battle of the Civil War by Nicholas Lemann ( Recording )
3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 121 libraries worldwide
Nicholas Lemann writes about the history of the black community of Colfax, Louisiana and the massacred that happened there.
Adventure stories Americans Audiobooks Audiobooks Biography Cahill, Tim Camping Case studies Chatterton, John Concentration camps Deep diving Excavations (Archaeology) Fiction Fishing Frontier and pioneer life Great Britain Hiking History Indians of North America--Wars Mars (Planet) Massachusetts--Boston Medical logic Medicine--Decision making Military campaigns Military history Nagle, Bill,--1952-1993 Natural history New Jersey New York (State)--New York Ohio River Valley Philippines--Cabanatuan Physicians--Psychology Private investigators Regimental histories Serial murderers Serial murders Shipwrecks Southern States Travel U-869 (Submarine) Underwater archaeology United States United States.--Army.--Ranger Battalion, 6th United States--Yellowstone National Park Walking Wetzel, Lewis,--1763-1808 Wolfe, Nero (Fictitious character) Women pioneers World War (1939-1945) Zane, Betty