Review: Atlas Shrugged Audiobook

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"Who is John Galt?" is the immortal question posed at the beginning of Ayn Rand's masterpiece. The answer is the astonishing story of a man who said he would stop the motor of the world and did. As passionate as it is profound, ATLAS SHRUGGED is one of the most influential novels of our time. In it, Rand dramatizes the main tenets of Objectivism, her philosophy of rational selfishness. She ... Leggi recensione completa

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Recensione dell'utente  - Bricker -

I had this on my tbr pile for years, but mostly just because I felt like it was one of those books you're supposed to read...also, 1069 pgs of very tiny print was intimidating. Well, I finally read it ... Leggi recensione completa

Recensione dell'utente  - jle54 -

this book is one of my favorites... gave my first copy away and needed a new one...its pretty interesting especially in these interesting times in which we live... Leggi recensione completa


Recensione dell'utente  - Amy M. -

This was not only a mentally heavy book but physically heavy too. I suggest an Ereader for this one. Atlas Shrugged is a classic but very dense and thick with political commentary. Leggi recensione completa

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Recensione dell'utente  - neverstopreading - LibraryThing

If you want the story, read a good synopsis and save yourself a 1000 dry pages. If you want the philosophy and to be befuddled as to why any Catholic would embrace Ayn Rand (there are many, especially in DC), read John Galt's speech and skip the rest. Leggi recensione completa

Thought provoking!

Recensione dell'utente  - pepi4health -

I was introduced to this back in 1959 1960 by a boyfriend who was consumed by Ayn Rand and decided to renew what I had forgotten. When you think about its pretty mind blowing! Leggi recensione completa

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Recensione dell'utente  - Fips - LibraryThing

Perhaps the most significant book in post-war American literature, one which has regained popularity since the start of the economic crisis, Altas Shrugged is the embodiment of an ideal society, the ... Leggi recensione completa

Recensione dell'utente  - William B. -

This is an excellent read. A great story in small print. Have read it 3 times. Leggi recensione completa

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Recensione dell'utente  - normanpc - LibraryThing

Amazingly prescient in a dozen ways, way over the top in others, downright stupid in a few. How western civilization will collapse. Leggi recensione completa

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Recensione dell'utente  - Mitchell_Bergeson_Jr - LibraryThing

Garbage, but had to see what the hoopla was about. Leggi recensione completa

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