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  • The Future of the American Negro

  • By: Booker T. Washington
  • Narrated by: Andrew L. Barnes
  • Length: 4 hrs and 15 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    5 out of 5 stars 20
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 18
  • Story
    5 out of 5 stars 18

The Future of the American Negro was written to put more definite and permanent form the ideas regarding the condition of the negro. Booker T. Washington, a prominent African American leader, educator and author, articulates the importance of Industrial education. He emphasized the importance of the development of the Negro in hand and heart training, which would provide the solid foundation necessary to attain the highest form of citizenship.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Inspirational message from Booker T. Washington

  • By 99 on 07-03-15

Inspirational message from Booker T. Washington

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

Reviewed: 07-03-15

What a great message in this book and kudos to the narrator who made the listen enjoyable and interesting! This book contains a message from Booker T. Washington which was good then and is just as good now. Solid book and an easy five star rating.

2 of 2 people found this review helpful

  • Elon Musk

  • Tesla, SpaceX, and the Quest for a Fantastic Future
  • By: Ashlee Vance
  • Narrated by: Fred Sanders
  • Length: 13 hrs and 23 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 41,367
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 36,975
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 36,896

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 entrepreneurs - a real-life Tony Stark - and a fascinating exploration of the renewal of American invention and its new makers.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • The best of competence porn

  • By Tristan on 08-20-16

Good Stuff

Overall
5 out of 5 stars
Performance
5 out of 5 stars
Story
4 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 06-11-15

What a great book. Well written and delivered. At times a little engineery but necessary to tell Elon's story. Overall, anyone who dares to dream and close on those dreams will find this book insightful and inspiring. Well worth the time and money.