Hear No Evil

  • by Donald Byron Thomas
  • Narrated by David Rapkin
  • 26 hrs and 49 mins
  • Unabridged Audiobook

Publisher's Summary

Groundbreaking scientific analysis that breaks the JFK assassination wide open! Did a shot from the "grassy knoll" kill President Kennedy? If so, was Oswald part of a conspiracy or an innocent patsy? Why have scientific experts who examined the evidence failed to put such questions to rest?
In 2001, scientist Dr. Donald Byron Thomas published a peer-reviewed article that revived the debate over the finding by the House Select Committee on Assassinations that there had indeed been a shot from the grassy knoll, caught on a police dictabelt recording. The Washington Post said, "The House Assassinations Committee may well have been right after all." In Hear No Evil, Thomas explains the acoustics evidence in detail, placing it in the context of an analysis of all the scientific evidence in the Kennedy assassination. Revering no sacred cows, he demolishes myths promulgated by both Warren Commission adherents and conspiracy advocates, and presents a novel and compelling reinterpretation of the "single bullet theory." More than a scientific tome, Hear No Evil is a searing indictment of the government's handpicked experts, who failed the public trust to be fair and impartial arbiters of the evidence.
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Audible Editor Reviews

David Rapkin's audio talent brings gravitas to this detailed and extremely well-researched tome, Hear No Evil: Scientific Analysis of the Forensic Evidence in the Kennedy Assassination, by Donald Byron Thomas. By carefully analyzing the acoustics evidence in the case, Thomas sheds light on the single-bullet theory and offers a fascinating and complex new take on that fateful day in Dallas. With Rapkin's clear and dispassionate style, listeners will easily soak in the myriad forensic and scientific analyses that help unlock one of the most important mysteries in American history.


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Customer Reviews

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Exceptionally Detailed Book

The book was forensic in its scope and breadth with no stone unturned and from a scientific basis

The narrator has a voice that makes the book a very easy listen on a book that in certain sections is extremely complicated.

Best audio book I have listened to in ages.
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- Lindsay McCombe

Excellent science, but not Oswald.....

A well researched scientific view of how many shots, from where and what contribution each shot played in both fact and myth. The best work is in the main body of acoustic evidence and is well worth keepung with th sometimes confusing and repetitive text. On a personal level, I am still confused about the JFK back wound which terminated 'at finger depth'....or did I miss something in the sometimes confusing audio version
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- Laurence courtliff

Book Details

  • Release Date: 03-09-2013
  • Publisher: Audible Studios