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 4,190
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 3,773
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 3,734

    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 22,563
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 19,833
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 19,799

    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 3,302
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,934
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,926

    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 9,583
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 6,860
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 6,894

    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 4,988
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 4,366
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 4,351

    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

    • Steve Jobs. La biografía

    • By: Walter Isaacson
    • Narrated by: Roberto Medina
    • Length: 27 hrs and 15 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 754
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 675
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 677

    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

    • The Wise Men

    • Six Friends and the World They Made
    • By: Evan Thomas, Walter Isaacson
    • Narrated by: Jonathan Reese
    • Length: 33 hrs and 31 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 125
    • Performance
      3.5 out of 5 stars 108
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 108

    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

    • Leonardo da Vinci [Spanish Edition]

    • La biografía
    • By: Walter Isaacson
    • Narrated by: Luis Solís
    • Length: 19 hrs and 47 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 1
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 1
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 1

    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....

    Regular price: $22.67

    • Kissinger

    • A Biography
    • By: Walter Isaacson
    • Narrated by: Malcolm Hillgartner
    • Length: 34 hrs and 29 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 312
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 265
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 268

    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

    • 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 175
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 162
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 162

    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....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • muy descriptivo

    • By Ernesto on 09-21-16

    Regular price: $22.67

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