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A PLACE OUTSIDE THE LAW Forgotten Voices from Guantanamo

by | Read by Tom Taylorson

Contemporary Culture • 7.75 hrs. • Unabridged • © 2019

This audiobook is based on filmed interviews of people who were imprisoned or who worked at the Guantanamo Bay prison, where suspected terrorists were held after the 9/11 attacks. Some prisoners remain. Tom Taylorson is a solid narrator, but not hearing the actual voices of those interviewed is a lost opportunity. Including at least some of those real voices would have taken fuller advantage of the audio format. This is still very much worth a listen. Taylorson keeps a steady voice even when he's describing some of the outrages that occurred and the trauma experienced by both inmates and staff. His calm is welcome-- the facts don't need juicing by the narrator to stir emotions. G.S. © AudioFile 2020, Portland, Maine [Published: MARCH 2020]

Trade Ed. • Beacon Press • 2019

DD ISBN $28.00

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