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Creating my own Nemesis
- The Autobiography of the Man Who Designed Alton Towers Big Rides, and Brought the Theme Park to Britain
- By: John Wardley
- Narrated by: John Wardley
- Length: 7 hrs and 31 mins
The autobiography of the man who brought the theme park concept to Britain and created some of the world's most thrilling rides and attractions. He talks about his early beginnings in the theater, circus, and magical cabaret, his time working on some of the most incredible special effects in the James Bond films.
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- By L. Barker on 13-12-17
Great listen for theme park enthusiast.
A wonderful insight into the journey of a British theme park icon. If you love your themed entertainment, it is well worth a listen to find out some of the background on how the most influential rides in the UK came to be. The fact that it is read by John Wardley himself adds a lot in my opinion, even if the recording isn't perfect. This book is a must read for UK theme park fans and I would recommend it to anyone with a passing interest in the industry. Loved it!