American sketches : great leaders, creative thinkers, and heroes of a hurricane
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New York : Simon & Schuster, 2009.
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Aurora Hills - Adult Nonfiction
973.0922 ISAAC
Central - Adult Nonfiction
973.0922 ISAAC

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Book
Physical Desc
xi, 285 pages ; 25 cm
Language
English
ISBN
1439183449, 9781439180648, 1439180644, 9781439183441

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In this collection of essays, Walter Isaacson reflects on the lessons to be learned from Benjamin Franklin, Albert Einstein, Bill Gates, Henry Kissinger, Ronald Reagan and Mikhail Gorbachev, Hillary Clinton and Bill Clinton, and various other interesting characters he has chronicled as a biographer and journalist. Isaacson also describes the joys of the "so-called writing life" and the challenges he sees for journalism in the digital age.

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APA Citation (style guide)

Isaacson, W. (2009). American sketches: great leaders, creative thinkers, and heroes of a hurricane . Simon & Schuster.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Isaacson, Walter. 2009. American Sketches: Great Leaders, Creative Thinkers, and Heroes of a Hurricane. New York: Simon & Schuster.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Isaacson, Walter. American Sketches: Great Leaders, Creative Thinkers, and Heroes of a Hurricane New York: Simon & Schuster, 2009.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Isaacson, Walter. American Sketches: Great Leaders, Creative Thinkers, and Heroes of a Hurricane Simon & Schuster, 2009.

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