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By Andrew J. Hoffman

In 1986, Andy Hoffman really an engineering activity, declined acceptances for graduate college at Harvard and Berkeley and accredited a carpenter's activity in Nantucket. Unbeknownst to him, he had entered the realm of top of the range customized construction. inside years, he was once supervising the development of a 29,000 square-foot mansion on 180-acres property in Fairfield County Connecticut. it is a e-book approximately his own trip, from apprentice to builder throughout the tutelage of a professional and hard-nosed builder. It describes how uniquely high-end houses are outfitted for choose consumers, a glimpse into the lives of the blue-collar staff, architect, engineers and consumers that come jointly to make those initiatives a truth. At its center, this can be a coming-of-age tale, a party of the pursuit of inventive impulses, and a narrative approximately defying the “rules” and discovering a private calling in life.

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