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    • The Man Who Designed the Future

    • Norman Bel Geddes and the Invention of Twentieth-Century America
    • By: B. Alexandra Szerlip
    • Narrated by: B. Alexandra Szerlip
    • Length: 16 hrs and 51 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Before there was Steve Jobs, there was Norman Bel Geddes. A ninth-grade dropout who found himself at the center of the worlds of industry, advertising, theater, and even gaming, Bel Geddes designed everything from the first all-weather stadium to Manhattan's most exclusive nightclub to Futurama, the prescient 1939 exhibit that envisioned how America would look in the not-too-distant 1960s.

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