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Killing Patton

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Killing Patton

The Strange Death of World War II's Most Audacious General
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Listeners around the world have been enthralled by Killing Lincoln, Killing Kennedy, and Killing Jesus—riveting works of nonfiction that journey into the heart of the most famous murders in history. Now from Bill O'Reilly, anchor of The O'Reilly Factor, comes the most epic audiobook of all in this multimillion-selling series: Killing Patton.

General George S. Patton, Jr. died under mysterious circumstances in the months following the end of World War II. For almost seventy years, there has been suspicion that his death was not an accident—and may very well have been an act of assassination. Killing Patton takes readers inside the final year of the war and recounts the events surrounding Patton's tragic demise, naming names of the many powerful individuals who wanted him silenced.

Listeners around the world have been enthralled by Killing Lincoln, Killing Kennedy, and Killing Jesus—riveting works of nonfiction that journey into the heart of the most famous murders in history. Now from Bill O'Reilly, anchor of The O'Reilly Factor, comes the most epic audiobook of all in this multimillion-selling series: Killing Patton.

General George S. Patton, Jr. died under mysterious circumstances in the months following the end of World War II. For almost seventy years, there has been suspicion that his death was not an accident—and may very well have been an act of assassination. Killing Patton takes readers inside the final year of the war and recounts the events surrounding Patton's tragic demise, naming names of the many powerful individuals who wanted him silenced.

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  • AudioFile Magazine Another in author O'Reilly's ever-growing series of "Killing" efforts, this provocative and conspiracy-laden history of Patton, the WWII military leader and family man, begins and ends by exploring the nature of some curious circumstances surrounding the automobile accident that ostensibly caused his death. Some see this accident as a possible botched murder attempt. O'Reilly's narration suits the overblown nature of the book. Pompous and highly dramatic, the effort may indeed appeal to "O'Reilly Factor" fans and some military history buffs--but unless the listener craves the all-too-pervasive docudrama and television reality show approach--part fact/part conjecture--this audiobook may disappoint. W.A.G. © AudioFile 2015, Portland, Maine
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