Uncommon Friends: Life with Thomas Edison, Henry Ford, Harvey Firestone, Alexis Carrel & Charles Lindbergh

Front Cover
Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, 1989 - Biography & Autobiography - 368 pages
8 Reviews
James Newton is an extraordinary man who formed friendships with several men who helped shape the 20th century. His associations found him a witness to the unveiling of Ford's new V-8 engine; discussing humanity with the father of modern surgery, Alexis Carrel; and in prewar France with the Lindbergh family. Illustrated.

What people are saying - Write a review

User ratings

5 stars
3
4 stars
1
3 stars
3
2 stars
1
1 star
0

Review: Uncommon Friends: Life with Thomas Edison, Henry Ford, Harvey Firestone, Alexis Carrel, and Charles Lindbergh

User Review  - Rich Boyett - Goodreads

To much spiritualism, mysticism, and god. Mind numbing. Read full review

Review: Uncommon Friends: Life with Thomas Edison, Henry Ford, Harvey Firestone, Alexis Carrel, and Charles Lindbergh

User Review  - Nicholas Teague - Goodreads

James Newton, king of all name-droppers Read full review

References to this book

All Book Search results »

About the author (1989)

No Bio

Bibliographic information