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My library. Power Failure is surprisingly easy listen - you do not find yourself wishing for a paper book where you can re-read a passage to pick up on a fine line violated by the principals - the book spells out Enron's actions in broad strokes that can be understood by most everyone.
The vantage point of the authors do make you wish for more, though. Power Failure (Book): Bova, Ben: Baker & TaylorDr. Jake Ross continues to work within the corrosive, power-playing atmosphere of Washington, D.C., while advising Senator Frank Tomlinson in order to try and make a an PalgraveAward-winning writer Ben Bova returns with Power Failure, another tense political thriller starring Jake Ross, science advisor.
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