- Publisher: Doubleday; 3rd prt. edition
- ISBN-10: 0385534396
- ISBN-13: 978-0385534390
- Average Customer Review: 3.4 out of 5 stars See all reviews (105 customer reviews)
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I had read a review before I read the book and knew what I was getting into.
The author has published many, many books, including several other biographies, so perhaps he simply skims the surface and cranks 'em out.
Despite the title, it seems to be way more about George Antheil (a "composer") than about Hedy Lamarr.
Very entertaining especially because it is true . Makes you think outside your box -- a sexy movie star and a musician creating, inventing a technical , patented, solution to a WW... Read morePublished 1 month ago by Allan E. Reynolds
She was the inventer of todays technology. She didn't get the recognition until she was in her eighties.Published 1 month ago by Jack B.
In his book Hedy’s Folly Richard Rhodes does an excellent job of showing what a multitalented person Hedy Lamarr was. Read morePublished 2 months ago by Jesd
Hedy Lamarr is a very interesting women. Not only can she act. She was brilliant!!!Published 3 months ago by r.isaacs
It was well written, and more of a biography of Lamarr and George Antheil rather than a really close look at their inventive process. Read morePublished 3 months ago by kpc001