Book Description from amazon.com
An up-close look at visionaries who have changed the world!
What do Jesus Christ, Albert Einstein, Margaret Thatcher, Ayn Rand, Charles Darwin, and The Beatles have in common? They are just a few of the men and women who have enlightened us, challenged us, and paved the way to progress, innovation, and human accomplishment. The Everything® Great Thinkers Book introduces you to the larger-than-life artists, philosophers, religious leaders, pop-culture visionaries, and scientists whose ideas have altered and shaped our way of life. You will learn how such diverse figures such as Buddha, the Marquis de Sade, infomercial king Ron Popeil, and Elizabeth Cady Stanton stand as a testament to dreams fulfilled and missions accomplished. Their genius challenged the ideology of their times, and these thinkers often risked their lives and reputations to fight for their theories and beliefs. Featuring:
·Brilliant scientists, such as Thomas Edison
·Powerful politicians, such as Elizabeth I
·Creative geniuses, such as Leonardo da Vinci
·Fascinating philosophers, such as Socrates
·Religious leaders, such as Muhammad
·Amazing entrepreneurs, such as Bill Gates
Delve into the fascinating lives and accomplishments of these great thinkersand be inspired to greatness!
About the Author
James Mannion is the author of The Everything® Philosophy Book. He lives in the Bronx, New York.