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  • How Star Wars Conquered the Universe

  • The Past, Present, and Future of a Multibillion Dollar Franchise
  • By: Chris Taylor
  • Narrated by: Nick Podehl
  • Length: 20 hrs and 41 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
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    4.5 out of 5 stars 1,414
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In How Star Wars Conquered the Universe, veteran journalist Chris Taylor traces the series from the difficult birth of the original film through its sequels, the franchise’s death and rebirth, the prequels, and the preparations for a new trilogy. Taylor provides portraits of the friends, writers, artists, producers, and marketers who labored behind the scenes to turn Lucas’s idea into a legend.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • A wonderful, in-depth look at the Star Wars

  • By A Mayne on 11-30-14

A must read for Star Wars fans

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Reviewed: 03-03-15

It exceeded my expectations. The author does an amazing job of making it into a story, instead of the feel of a textbook. You can tell it is something that he loves.
The narrator is just as outstanding as the author. You feel like you're talking with a friend

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