12 posts tagged with "biographies"
The Almanack of Naval Ravikant
A guide to wealth and happiness.
Empires of Light
Edison, Tesla, Westinghouse, and the Race to Electrify the World.
When Breath Becomes Air
Dr. Paul Kalanithi describes his transformation from a medical student into a neurosurgeon at Stanford working in the brain, and finally into a patient and new father confronting his own mortality.
Leonardo Da Vinci
Walter Isaacson's biography of the Renaissance genius.
Sam Walton: Made in America
Sam Walton shares his thoughts and decision-making process that took him from opening a small local store to dominating retail in the United States.
The horrors of the Holocaust didn't break Edith Eger. On the contrary, they helped her learn to live again and tell her unforgettable story.
Phil Knight tells an honest story of his journey, struggles and sacrifices that led him to become founder and CEO of NIKE.
Titan: The Life of John D. Rockefeller, Sr.
Ron Chernow tells the story of John D. Rockefeller, the Jekyll-and-Hyde of American capitalism.
Man's Search for Meaning
Psychiatrist Viktor Frankl's memoir is a description of life in Nazi death camps and its lessons for spiritual survival.
Everything Happens for a Reason: And Other Lies I've Loved
In her memoir, Kate Bowler boldly articulates the pain she feels as she contemplates her own mortality.
Ashlee Vance tells the story of Elon Musk, the entrepreneur and innovator behind SpaceX, Tesla, and SolarCity and PayPal.
Walter Isaacson's biography of Apple cofounder Steve Jobs.