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I have read Walter Isaacson's biographies on Einstein, Benjamin Franklin and Steve Jobs and have enjoyed each one immensely. Read morePublished 17 days ago by M.M.K.
I was hoping for some facts and objective insights into the minds/lives of the people 'sketched' in this book. Instead I got bias and opinion. Mr. Read morePublished 1 month ago by Amazon Customer
Walter Isaacson is a giant among the journalists, biographers, and creative thinkers of our generation. Read morePublished 3 months ago by Keith Wheelock
At age 56, I must confess, that I have never read TIME, and had no idea that Mr. Isaacson was once the editor. Read morePublished 4 months ago by Dr.Stanley Toompas
I planned to read one sketch per night so I set the book on my bedside table. But these sketches are so interesting and involve so many modern day history makers. Read morePublished 10 months ago by Grex
As usual, I found the writing of Walter Isaacson fascinating and very well written. He always inserts some of himself into his writings. Read morePublished 10 months ago by Bruce Wolf
Just a great read, this is a compilation of previous magazine articles, but he adds significant value with his introductions and set ups. Read morePublished 12 months ago by Dean Allison
While Isaacson is an excellent writer, it appeared that Isaacson as an author went past the line of reporter objectivity in analyzing these leaders and their valuesPublished 15 months ago by Leo Benatar
I was impressed after reading Walter Isaacson's biography of Steve Jobs, and a friend recommended his biography of Benjamin Franklin. Read morePublished 17 months ago by Howard Rothenbach