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The Startup Game

Entrepreneurs drive the future, and the last several decades have been a thrilling ride of astounding, far-reaching innovation. Behind this transformative progress are also the venture capitalists - who are at once the investors, coaches and allies of the entrepreneurs. William H. Draper III knows this story first-hand, because as a venture capitalist, he helped write it. For more than 40 years, Bill Draper has worked with top entrepreneurs in fabled Silicon Valley, where today's vision is

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Trajectory Index

Words: 88,271
Unique Words: 6,560
Avg Sentence (words): 20.64
Avg Word (chars): 4.58
Chapters: 20
Paragraphs: 1,809
People: 726
Places: 279
Things: 558
Adult Reading Time: 5:53
Sentiment: 0.041
Intensity: 0.074
Reading Level: 10.5
Complexity Index: 118
SAT Words: 806
Nouns 60.0%
Verbs 19.2%
Adjectives 13.0%
Adverbs 5.1%
Other 2.6%
Profanity: 2
Explicit Activity: 5
Violence: 13

Interesting Facts and Data Visualizations

SAT Words
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