Thunderstruck by Erik Larson
Thunderstruck

Erik Larson

Thunderstruck

Erik Larson with Bob Balaban

missing duration info Add in missing duration information first pub 2006 (editions)

nonfiction history science true crime challenging informative mysterious slow-paced

Description

The interwoven stories of two men whose lives intersect during one of the greatest criminal chases of all time - Hawley Crippen, a very unlikely murderer, and Guglielmo Marconi, the obsessive creator of a seemingly supernatural means of communicat...

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Moods

informative 94%
mysterious 42%
dark 40%
adventurous 38%
tense 26%
challenging 8%
sad 8%
emotional 7%
inspiring 6%
reflective 6%
funny 1%
hopeful 1%
relaxing 1%

Pace

slow 51%
medium 41%
fast 7%

Average rating

3.64

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