The Resource Elon Musk and the quest for a fantastic future, Ashlee Vance, (electronic resource)

Elon Musk and the quest for a fantastic future, Ashlee Vance, (electronic resource)

Label
Elon Musk and the quest for a fantastic future
Title
Elon Musk and the quest for a fantastic future
Statement of responsibility
Ashlee Vance
Creator
Contributor
Author
Narrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An in-depth look into the extraordinary life of the world's most important entrepreneur, Elon Musk A fascinating and easily accessible young readers' adaptation of Ashlee Vance's New York Times bestselling Elon Musk: Tesla, SpaceX, and the Quest for a Fantastic Future. The version for adults has been praised as riveting" (The Financial Times), spirited" (The Wall Street Journal), and masterful" (Vice). Now younger readers can hear about this innovative leader who is revolutionizing three industries at once: space, automotive, and energy. There are few people in history who could match Elon Musk's relentless drive and vision. A modern combination of famous inventors and industrialists like Thomas Edison, Henry Ford, and Steve Jobs, Elon is the man behind companies such as SpaceX, Tesla Motors, SolarCity, and PayPal that are transforming the way we live. Written with exclusive access to Elon, his family, and his friends, this book traces Elon's journey from a kid in South Africa to a young man in the United States, his dramatic technical inventions, and his world-changing companies. Elon has sparked new levels of innovation in the world, and this book gives young readers a detailed but fast-paced look at his story
Accompanying matter
technical information on music
Cataloging source
Midwest
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Vance, Ashlee
Dewey number
  • 338.7/6292293092
  • [B]
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
Literary text for sound recordings
other
PerformerNote
Read by Fred Sanders
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1955-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Sanders, Fred
  • hoopla digital
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Musk, Elon
  • Tesla Motors
  • SpaceX (Firm)
  • PayPal (Firm)
  • Businesspeople
  • Businesspeople
  • Inventors
  • Technological innovations
Target audience
juvenile
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
Elon Musk and the quest for a fantastic future, Ashlee Vance, (electronic resource)
Link
https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/11767117
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Publication
Distribution
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unknown
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
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not applicable
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unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
MWT11767117
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file (6hr., 30 min.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
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not applicable
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unknown
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Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
digital.
Publisher number
MWT11767117
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unknown
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access
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
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other
Stock number
11767117
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
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not applicable
Label
Elon Musk and the quest for a fantastic future, Ashlee Vance, (electronic resource)
Link
https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/11767117
Publication
Distribution
Antecedent source
unknown
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
MWT11767117
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file (6hr., 30 min.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
digital.
Publisher number
MWT11767117
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
access
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
Stock number
11767117
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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