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Great Book if a little slow at the start

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4 out of 5 stars
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3 out of 5 stars
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4 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 30-10-2019

The book was a little slow to start with the pre Bowerman story taking a while. it was well read but a pity the narator can't say fractions of a second correctly. I.e. 3:53.43 he would read the .43 as "point forty three" which is just plain wrong and very annoying where so many times are read out.

Great Book, and a fabulous performance

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5 out of 5 stars
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5 out of 5 stars
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4 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 26-09-2019

Being a mechanical engineer this book took me back through the great history of my profession and then onwards and upwards to the fantastic heights we have achieved today. The author, together with his accent and turn of phrase took me into the 19th century workshops quite literally. it really brought life to what is already a great history, far better than simply reading it on the page.

Good book, but poor start.

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4 out of 5 stars
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4 out of 5 stars
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4 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 18-04-2019

Stay with it. The apologetic start and first pilot is not that good. it gets a lot better. overall is a great book.

Deep Appreciation

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4 out of 5 stars
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3 out of 5 stars
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4 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 13-05-2018

you really get an appreciation of the pioneering work done by this program. it also makes you wonder what could have been if subsequent programs were funded

interesting read about this engineers rock star

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4 out of 5 stars
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3 out of 5 stars
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5 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 27-01-2018

This read is quite balanced about the positive and negative aspects of Elons life. Giving a deep aspect of the driving force of this man

very thought provoking

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5 out of 5 stars
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5 out of 5 stars
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5 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 28-09-2017

a good book that raises many questions and puts perspective on where we are and where we are going