American Sketches

Great Leaders, Creative Thinkers, and Heroes of a Hurricane
Author(s): Walter Isaacson
Original Publish Date: Nov 24, 2009
eAudio - unabridged
Audio (9.45 hours)
Product Number: Z100134992
Released: Feb 12, 2018
Business Term: 2 Year
ISBN: #9781442304086
Narrator/s: Cotter Smith
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In this collection of essays, the brilliant, acclaimed biographer Walter Isaacson reflects on lessons to be learned from Benjamin Franklin, Albert Einstein, Bill Gates, Henry Kissinger, Ronald Reagan and Mikhail Gorbachev, Hillary Clinton and Bill Clinton, and other interesting characters he has chronicled both as biographer and journalist. He writes also about how he became a writer, the challenges for journalism in the digital age, and offers loving tributes to his hometown of New Orleans.

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Author(s): Walter Isaacson
Product Number EB00570684
Released: Sep 25, 2014
Business Term: 2 Year
Publisher: Simon & Schuster
ISBN: #9781439183458

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