Musk had talked about in a tweet that he discovered the e-book “so darkish” that he stopped studying it. In his personal phrases: ““Stalin: Court docket of the Purple Tsar” was one of many few books so darkish I needed to cease studying. If solely they’d listened to Lenin’s final want, a lot tragedy might have been averted.”
@RationalEtienne @EvaFoxU @amargosavalley That may have one thing to do with it. “Stalin: Court docket of the Purple Tsar”… https://t.co/DfBeP7TS32
— Elon Musk (@elonmusk) 1577615224000
As per the Amazon webpage description of the biography, the e-book focusses on the lifetime of Joseph Stalin as a Soviet dictator, Marxist chief and Russian tsar and divulges “the worry and betrayal, privilege and debauchery, household life and murderous cruelty” of the world of Stalin and his entourage.
A few of the books which have had a deep impression on Elon Musk have been from the excessive fantasy and science fiction style, with titles like The Lord of the Rings, the Basis trilogy and The Hitchhiker’s Information to the Galaxy.
Head over here for a list of 20 books that he liked and has recommended over time.