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Chatty, informal, and not very good. Honestly hard to believe this biography of Veidt was professionally published, it's pretty good evidence that a book can be so laudatory of its subject that credibility suffers. Each page is a collection of superlative adjectives about Veidt, his family, and everyone who ever knew him, pleasant enough but numbing and ultimately unconvincing. Still, it's not like there are shelves of books about the actor in English and this hagiography will have to plug the ...more