- The Life, Legend, and Madness of Howard Hughes
- Narrated by: Christopher Hurt
- Length: 28 hrs and 53 mins
- Unabridged Audiobook
- Release date: 04-29-09
- Language: English
- Publisher: Blackstone Audio, Inc.
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This is an epic biography of an epic figure who bestrode the world like a colossus yet could not master himself.
"A remarkable job of investigative reporting....cracks Hughes's public persona as it disentangles the psychodrama of his private doings." ( Publishers Weekly)
"[The] most responsible and authoritative biography of Hughes to date." Newsweek)
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By bryan on 03-25-15
Loved this from start to finish!
Where does Empire rank among all the audiobooks you’ve listened to so far?
What did you like best about this story?
The story and the narrator where perfect.
What does Christopher Hurt bring to the story that you wouldn’t experience if you just read the book?
His voice and pacing were wonderful. I could listen to him read the phone book.
If you were to make a film of this book, what would the tag line be?
an amazing life
Any additional comments?
listen to it.
3 of 3 people found this review helpful
By Sally on 01-01-17
I want the abridged copy
Howard Hughes was obviously a complex person with a fascinating history. The problem is this book is wrapped in minutiae and a a story that I would love to hear was overpowered by trivial details
2 of 2 people found this review helpful