Mailbox Monday

While Henry Ford may not have invented the auto, he’s the genius who figured out how to mass-produce and market it. I received a copy of Drive, by Lawrence Goldstone, narrated by Christopher Price, the background story about auto creation and marketing from Audible and am looking forward to listening to it.

Here is the description from Amazon:

In 1900, the Automobile Club of America sponsored the nation’s first car show in New York’s Madison Square Garden. The event was a spectacular success, attracting seventy exhibitors and nearly fifty thousand visitors. Among the spectators was an obscure would-be automaker named Henry Ford, who walked the floor speaking with designers and engineers, trying to gauge public enthusiasm for what was then a revolutionary invention. His conclusion: the automobile was going to be a fixture in American society, both in the city and on the farm—and would make some people very rich. None, he decided, more than he.

Disclosure: I received a copy of Drive from Audible in exchange for an honest review. This post contains affiliate links.

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10 Responses to Mailbox Monday

  1. Elizabeth @ Silver's Reviews says:

    Sounds quite interesting…thanks for sharing, and ENJOY!!

    Elizabeth
    Silver’s Reviews
    My Mailbox Monday

  2. carol says:

    Sounds like it might be really interesting. Enjoy!

  3. Mary says:

    Sounds like a good audio. I don’t listen to non-fiction often but I would if I read good reviews.

  4. MarthaE says:

    Sounds like this will be interesting for you. Happy Reading!

  5. Serena says:

    Oh, this sounds interesting. Happy reading