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Elon Musk Tesla, SpaceX, and the Quest for a Fantastic Future
(Playaway)

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Published:
Solon, Ohio : Findaway World, LLC, [2015].
Format:
Playaway
Physical Desc:
1 audio media player : digital, HD audio ; 3 3/8 x 2 1/8 in.
Lexile measure:
1200L
Status:
Description
In the spirit of Steve Jobs and Moneyball, Elon Musk is both an illuminating and authorized look at the extraordinary life of one of Silicon Valley's most exciting, unpredictable, and ambitious entrepreneursa real-life Tony Starkand a fascinating exploration of the renewal of American invention and its new "makers."Elon Musk spotlights the technology and vision of Elon Musk, the renowned entrepreneur and innovator behind SpaceX, Tesla, and SolarCity, who sold one of his Internet companies, PayPal, for $1.5 billion. Ashlee Vance captures the full spectacle and arc of the genius's life and work, from his tumultuous upbringing in South Africa and flight to the United States to his dramatic technical innovations and entrepreneurial pursuits.Vance uses Musk's story to explore one of the pressing questions of our age: can the nation of inventors and creators who led the modern world for a century still compete in an age of fierce global competition? He argues that Muskone of the most unusual and striking figures in American business historyis a contemporary, visionary amalgam of legendary inventors and industrialists including Thomas Edison, Henry Ford, Howard Hughes, and S(more...)
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Language:
English
ISBN:
9781467601474, 1467601470
Lexile measure:
1200

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Release date supplied by publisher.
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Issued on Playaway, a dedicated audio media player.
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One set of earphones and one AAA battery required for listening.
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Read by Fred Sanders.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Vance, A., & Sanders, F. (2015). Elon Musk: Tesla, SpaceX, and the Quest for a Fantastic Future. Solon, Ohio: Findaway World, LLC.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Vance, Ashlee and Fred Sanders. 2015. Elon Musk: Tesla, SpaceX, and the Quest for a Fantastic Future. Solon, Ohio: Findaway World, LLC.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Vance, Ashlee and Fred Sanders, Elon Musk: Tesla, SpaceX, and the Quest for a Fantastic Future. Solon, Ohio: Findaway World, LLC, 2015.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Vance, Ashlee., and Fred Sanders. Elon Musk: Tesla, SpaceX, and the Quest for a Fantastic Future. Solon, Ohio: Findaway World, LLC, 2015.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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