Walter Isaacson
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Walter Isaacson

Walter Isaacson, University Professor of History at Tulane, has been CEO of the Aspen Institute, chairman of CNN, and editor of Time magazine. He is the author of Leonardo da Vinci; Steve Jobs; Einstein: His Life and Universe; Benjamin Franklin: An American Life; and Kissinger: A Biography. He is also the coauthor of The Wise Men: Six Friends and the World They Made.

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    • Leonardo da Vinci

    • By: Walter Isaacson
    • Narrated by: Alfred Molina
    • Length: 17 hrs and 1 min
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 6,362
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 5,729
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 5,681

    Leonardo da Vinci created the two most famous paintings in history, The Last Supper and the Mona Lisa. But in his own mind, he was just as much a man of science and engineering....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Wish the sample was not from the preface!

    • By Kristopher S. on 11-13-17

    Regular price: $34.99

    • Steve Jobs

    • By: Walter Isaacson
    • Narrated by: Dylan Baker
    • Length: 25 hrs and 19 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 24,264
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 21,393
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 21,356

    From the author of the best-selling biographies of Benjamin Franklin and Albert Einstein, this is the exclusive biography of Steve Jobs....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Interesting man

    • By Jeanne on 11-13-11

    Regular price: $34.99

    • Benjamin Franklin: An American Life

    • By: Walter Isaacson
    • Narrated by: Nelson Runger
    • Length: 24 hrs and 45 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 3,975
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 3,550
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 3,536

    Benjamin Franklin is the founding father who winks at us - an ambitious urban entrepreneur who rose up the social ladder, from leather-aproned shopkeeper to dining with kings....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Good book, not crazy about the narrator

    • By Cathi on 07-20-13

    Regular price: $47.20

    • Einstein

    • His Life and Universe
    • By: Walter Isaacson
    • Narrated by: Edward Herrmann
    • Length: 21 hrs and 30 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 10,355
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 7,569
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 7,600

    Based on the newly released personal letters of Albert Einstein, Walter Isaacson explores how an imaginative, impertinent patent clerk became the mind reader of the creator of the cosmos....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Surprise: Two books in one!

    • By Henrik on 04-20-07

    Regular price: $39.93

    • The Innovators

    • How a Group of Hackers, Geniuses, and Geeks Created the Digital Revolution
    • By: Walter Isaacson
    • Narrated by: Dennis Boutsikaris
    • Length: 17 hrs and 28 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 5,401
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 4,731
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 4,718

    Following his blockbuster biography of Steve Jobs, The Innovators is Walter Isaacson’s revealing story of the people who created the computer and the Internet....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • With Atlantean Shoulders, Fit to Bear

    • By W Perry Hall on 10-06-15

    Regular price: $34.99

    • Leonardo da Vinci [Spanish Edition]

    • La biografía
    • By: Walter Isaacson
    • Narrated by: Luis Solís
    • Length: 19 hrs and 47 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 90
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 83
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 83

    El aclamado autor de los best sellers Steve Jobs y Einstein nos vuelve a cautivar con la vida del genio más creativo de la historia en esta fascinante biografía....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Verdaderamente fue un genio Leonardo Da Vinci

    • By Radames on 07-13-18

    Regular price: $22.67

    • Steve Jobs. La biografía

    • By: Walter Isaacson
    • Narrated by: Roberto Medina
    • Length: 27 hrs and 9 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 868
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 780
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 784

    La biografía definitiva de Steve Jobs, el fundador de Apple, escrita con su colaboración....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Inspiradora...

    • By Isaac Piedra Mercado on 03-24-15

    Regular price: $22.67

    • Los innovadores: Los genios que inventaron el futuro [The Innovators: The Geniuses Who Invented the Future]

    • By: Walter Isaacson
    • Narrated by: Edson Matus
    • Length: 19 hrs and 15 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 222
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 202
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 201

    En una era que busca fomentar la innovación, la creatividad y el trabajo en equipo, Los innovadores es la obra que mejor muestra cómo se producen....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • inspirador y muy instructivo

    • By lincoln pico on 06-18-17

    Regular price: $22.67

    • Kissinger

    • A Biography
    • By: Walter Isaacson
    • Narrated by: Malcolm Hillgartner
    • Length: 34 hrs and 30 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 357
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 308
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 310

    When Henry Kissinger was made secretary of state in 1973, he had already become the most admired person in the US and one of the most unlikely celebrities to capture the world’s imagination....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Thorough, well-researched and interesting bio.

    • By Maya A. on 08-03-14

    Regular price: $34.96

    • The Wise Men

    • Six Friends and the World They Made
    • By: Evan Thomas, Walter Isaacson
    • Narrated by: Jonathan Reese
    • Length: 33 hrs and 27 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 151
    • Performance
      3.5 out of 5 stars 131
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 132

    Six close friends shaped the role their country would play in the dangerous years following World War II....

    • 1 out of 5 stars
    • Cadence

    • By Paul on 02-21-15

    Regular price: $35.00

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