From August 1999 to January 2001, veteran journalist Steve Kemper was the only outsider to have exclusive behind-the-scenes access to Dean Kamen and his team of engineers at DEKA. His work has appeared in Smithsonian, National Geographic, and other magazines. This is his first book.
Steve Kemper recounts the tale of the Segway, codenamed Project Ginger, and its development. It gives you a glimpse into inventor Dean Kamen's life and work, and provides an... Read morePublished 5 months ago by Kurt J
I really enjoyed this book. I think it had an amazing amount of insight into many small details of the project, its team and their struggles. Read morePublished 10 months ago by Robert D. Croucher
This book reads like a good mystery. However it does not explain why the Segway does did not become a commercial success.