History Decoded: The 10 Greatest Conspiracies of All Time

Brad Meltzer, with Keith Ferrell, read by Scott Brick. HighBridge Audio, unabridged, five CDs, 6 hrs., $26.95 ISBN 978-1-62231-278-8
Adapted from his TV show of the same name, on the History channel, this book from Meltzer counts down the world’s top 10 most intriguing and controversial conspiracies. The list includes everything from the secrets of Area 51 to the contents of Fort Knox, and everyone from Adolf Hitler to Lee Harvey Oswald. Narrator Brick is, as usual, a skillful and entertaining reader. In offering up Meltzer's theories, Brick's pacing and delivery are often reminiscent of a seasoned salesman’s pitch. Even skeptical listeners will find themselves becoming conspiracy theorists after listening to this engaging audiobook. A Workman hardcover. (Oct.)
Reviewed on: 01/27/2014
Release date: 10/01/2013
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