American Sketches

American Sketches

Great Leaders, Creative Thinkers, and Heroes of A Hurricane

Book - 2009
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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.
Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster, 2009
Edition: First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition
ISBN: 9781439180648
Branch Call Number: 973.099 Is
Description: xi, 285 pages ; 25 cm

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