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New York Times Bestseller - Named One of the Best Books of the Year by The Wall Street Journal, NPR, Audible and AmazonIn the spirit of Steve Jobs and Moneyball, Elon Musk is both an illuminating and authorized look at the extraordinary life of one of Silicon Valley's most exciting, unpredictable, and ambitious entrepreneurs--a real-life Tony Stark--and a fascinating exploration of the renewal of American invention and its new "makers."Elon Musk spotlights the technology and vision of Elon Musk, the renowned entrepreneur and innovator behind SpaceX, Tesla, and SolarCity, who sold one of his Internet companies, PayPal, for $1.5 billion. Ashlee Vance captures the full spectacle and arc of the genius's life and work, from his tumultuous upbringing in South Africa and flight to the United States to his dramatic technical innovations and entrepreneurial pursuits.Vance uses Musk's story to explore one of the pressing questions of our age: can the nation of inventors and creators who led the modern world for a century still compete in an age of fierce global competition? He argues that Musk--one of the most unusual and striking figures in American business history--is a contemporary, visionary amalgam of legendary inventors and industrialists including Thomas Edison, Henry Ford, Howard Hughes, and Steve Jobs. More than any other entrepreneur today, Musk has dedicated his energies and his own vast fortune to inventing a future that is as rich and far-reaching as the visionaries of the golden age of science-fiction fantasy.Thorough and insightful, Elon Musk brings to life a technology industry that is rapidly and dramatically changing by examining the life of one of its most powerful and influential titans.

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9780062301239 | Ecco Pr, May 19, 2015, cover price $28.99

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9780062301253 | Ecco Pr, January 24, 2017, cover price $16.99
9780062469670 | Int edition (Ecco Pr, April 5, 2016), cover price $8.99 | About this edition: New York Times Bestseller - Named One of the Best Books of the Year by The Wall Street Journal, NPR, Audible and AmazonIn the spirit of Steve Jobs and Moneyball, Elon Musk is both an illuminating and authorized look at the extraordinary life of one of Silicon Valley's most exciting, unpredictable, and ambitious entrepreneurs--a real-life Tony Stark--and a fascinating exploration of the renewal of American invention and its new "makers.

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9781481533652 | Unabridged edition (Blackstone Audio Inc, May 19, 2015), cover price $44.99

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9780812995244 | Random House Inc, September 20, 2016, cover price $28.00

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By Naomi Klein (foreword by)

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9780143109679 | Rev upd edition (Penguin USA, September 6, 2016), cover price $20.00

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Product Description: From award-winning vlogger and entrepreneur Connor Franta comes this collectible hardcover edition—complete with a brand-new bonus chapter—of his New York Times bestselling memoir, A Work in Progress, which was selected by Forbes as a Top 5 Breakthrough Book of 2015 and won the Goodreads Choice Award for Best Memoir...read more

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9781501145933 | Keyword Pr / Atria, May 3, 2016, cover price $22.99 | About this edition: From award-winning vlogger and entrepreneur Connor Franta comes this collectible hardcover edition—complete with a brand-new bonus chapter—of his New York Times bestselling memoir, A Work in Progress, which was selected by Forbes as a Top 5 Breakthrough Book of 2015 and won the Goodreads Choice Award for Best Memoir.

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9781476791616 | Keyword Pr / Atria, April 21, 2015, cover price $16.99 | About this edition: NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER GOODREADS CHOICE AWARD WINNER FOR BEST MEMOIR/AUTOBIOGRAPHY FORBES TOP 5 BREAKTHROUGH BOOK OF 2015 In this intimate memoir of life beyond the camera, Connor Franta shares the lessons he has learned on his journey from small-town boy to Internet sensation—so far.

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Product Description: NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER In this candid and riveting memoir, for the first time ever, Nike founder and board chairman Phil Knight shares the inside story of the company’s early days as an intrepid start-up and its evolution into one of the world’s most iconic, game-changing, and profitable brands...read more

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9781501135910 | Scribner, April 26, 2016, cover price $29.00 | About this edition: NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER In this candid and riveting memoir, for the first time ever, Nike founder and board chairman Phil Knight shares the inside story of the company’s early days as an intrepid start-up and its evolution into one of the world’s most iconic, game-changing, and profitable brands.

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9781508211808 | Unabridged edition (Simon & Schuster, April 26, 2016), cover price $39.99

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Product Description: The #1 New York Times bestselling biography of how Steve Jobs became the most visionary CEO in history.   Becoming Steve Jobs breaks down the conventional, one-dimensional view of Steve Jobs that he was half-genius, half-jerk from youth, an irascible and selfish leader who slighted friends and family alike...read more

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9780385347402 | Crown Pub, March 24, 2015, cover price $30.00 | About this edition: The #1 New York Times bestselling biography of how Steve Jobs became the most visionary CEO in history.

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9780385347426 | Crown Pub, June 7, 2016, cover price $18.00 | About this edition: The #1 New York Times bestselling biography of how Steve Jobs became the most visionary CEO in history.
9780804138369 | Random House, February 17, 2015, cover price $19.00 | About this edition: Becoming Steve Jobs breaks down the conventional, one-dimensional view of Steve Jobs that he was half-genius, half-jerk from youth, an irascible and selfish leader who slighted friends and family alike.
9780312904739, titled "Bloodrose House" | Reprint edition (St Martins Pr, November 1, 1986), cover price $3.95 | also contains Bloodrose House | About this edition: Lucia, a young American divorcee, journeys to Yorkshire to escape memories of her unhappy marriage and must confront dangerous secrets from the past before she can find new love and happiness

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9780804127790 | Unabridged edition (Random House, March 24, 2015), cover price $50.00 | About this edition: The #1 New York Times bestselling biography of how Steve Jobs became the most visionary CEO in history.

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Product Description: THE ULTIMATE INSIDER LOOK AT THE NEWEST TITANS OF TECH— AND WHAT YOU CAN LEARN FROM THEIR SUCCESS. Silicon Valley’s newest billionaires represent a unique and unconventional breed of entrepreneur: young, bold, and taking the world by storm with their extreme speed, insatiable hunger, and progressive leadership...read more

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9781591847960 | Reprint edition (Portfolio, March 8, 2016), cover price $17.00 | About this edition: THE ULTIMATE INSIDER LOOK AT THE NEWEST TITANS OF TECH— AND WHAT YOU CAN LEARN FROM THEIR SUCCESS.

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Product Description: The ultimate insider look at the newest titans of tech—and what you can learn from their successIn 2007, twenty-one-year old David Karp launched Tumblr, a simple micro-blogging platform, on a whim. By 2012, it had become one of the top ten online destinations, drawing 170 million visitors...read more

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9781591847663 | Portfolio, October 16, 2014, cover price $27.95 | About this edition: The ultimate insider look at the newest titans of tech—and what you can learn from their successIn 2007, twenty-one-year old David Karp launched Tumblr, a simple micro-blogging platform, on a whim.

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Product Description: A WALL STREET JOURNAL BESTSELLER As Alexis Ohanian learned when he helped to co-found the immensely popular reddit.com, the internet is the most powerful and democratic tool for disseminating information in human history. And when that power is harnessed to create new communities, technologies, businesses or charities, the results can be absolutely stunning...read more

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9781455520015 | Reprint edition (Grand Central Pub, March 1, 2016), cover price $16.99 | About this edition: A WALL STREET JOURNAL BESTSELLER As Alexis Ohanian learned when he helped to co-found the immensely popular reddit.

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Product Description: A former Yale professor and senior business executive whose contact list includes the most powerful leaders in business, media and politics, Ted Malloch has seen it all, done it all, and now is telling all. From his appointment as sergeant in the Toilet Patrol (reserved for children deemed "gifted") to his appointment as scholar-diplomat by the US State Department to a peek behind the curiosity curtain at the Davos meeting to how he lost millions in the dot-com bubble to his one-person seminar for the chairman of Toyota, it's all here...read more

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9781944229047 | Wnd Books, January 19, 2016, cover price $26.95 | About this edition: A former Yale professor and senior business executive whose contact list includes the most powerful leaders in business, media and politics, Ted Malloch has seen it all, done it all, and now is telling all.

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9780399594496 | Reprint edition (Ballantine Books, October 6, 2015), cover price $16.99

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Product Description: Walter Isaacson’s “enthralling” (The New Yorker) worldwide bestselling biography of Apple co-founder Steve Jobs—the inspiration for the movie Steve Jobs starring Michael Fassbender, Kate Winslet, Seth Rogen, and Jeff Daniels, directed by Danny Boyle with a screenplay by Aaron Sorkin...read more

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9781410445223 | Large print edition (Thorndike Pr, November 4, 2011), cover price $35.99 | About this edition: Based on more than forty interviews with Jobs conducted over two years--as well as interviews with more than a hundred family members, friends, adversaries, competitors, and colleagues--Walter Isaacson has written a riveting story of the roller-coaster life and searingly intense personality of a creative entrepreneur whose passion for perfection and ferocious drive revolutionized six industries: personal computers, animated movies, music, phones, tablet computing, and digital publishing.

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9781501127625 | Reissue edition (Simon & Schuster, September 15, 2015), cover price $20.00 | About this edition: Walter Isaacson’s “enthralling” (The New Yorker) worldwide bestselling biography of Apple co-founder Steve Jobs—the inspiration for the movie Steve Jobs starring Michael Fassbender, Kate Winslet, Seth Rogen, and Jeff Daniels, directed by Danny Boyle with a screenplay by Aaron Sorkin.
9781594136795 | Large print edition (Large Print Pr, October 14, 2013), cover price $20.00 | About this edition: Based on more than forty exclusive and unprecedented interviews with Apple co-founder Steve Jobs--as well as interviews with more than a hundred faimly members, friends, adversaries, competitors, and colleagues--Walter Isaacson has written a riveting story of the roller-coaster life and intense personality of a creative entrepreneur whose passion for perfection and freocious drive revolutionized six industries: personal computers, animated movies, music, phones, tablet computing, and digital publishing.
9781451648546 | Simon & Schuster, September 10, 2013, cover price $20.00 | About this edition: Paperback.
9782253168522 | Distribooks Inc, May 1, 2013, cover price $28.95 | About this edition: À partir d'une quarantaine d'interviews exclusives et de multiples rencontres avec sa famille, ses proches, ses collaborateurs, ses amis comme ses adversaires, Walter Isaacson a reconstitué d'une façon magistrale et passionnée la vie, l'oeuvre et la pensée du fondateur d'Apple, l'un des plus grands innovateurs et visionnaires de notre époque.

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[Read by Allen O'Reilly]Based on hundreds of interviews, ''Sons of Wichita'' is the first major biography about the wealthy and powerful Koch family - warts and all. Not long after the death of his father, whose heart gave out suddenly in November 1967, Charles Koch - then in his early thirties - discovered a letter his father had written when his four sons were small. ''My dear boys,'' it began, ''when you are twenty-one, you will receive what now seems to be a large sum of money. It may either be a blessing or a curse.'' ''Above all,'' he cautioned, ''be kind and generous to one another.'' In the ensuing decades, Fred's legacy became a blessing and a curse. Two of his sons, Charles and David, joined forces to build Koch Industries, one of the largest private corporations in the world. But they ended up in an epic feud with brothers Bill and Frederick that spanned nearly two decades, tearing the family apart - and nearly Koch Industries along with it. Bill would start his own energy company and attain a modicum of fame as a litigious wine-collector and yachtsman. After being marginalized by the patriarch because of his effete manner, Frederick became a patron of the arts and a fastidious refurbisher of historic estates. Starting with their boyhood when fraternal disputes were sometimes settled in the boxing ring, ''Sons of Wichita'' takes you inside this highly private family and traces the evolution of these four distinct personalities, as well as their corporate, philosophical, social, and political ambitions. Influenced by the conservative, anticommunist sentiments of their father, a founding member of the John Birch Society, Charles and David devised an ambitious strategy to foist their ideological agenda upon the nation - quietly channeling millions of dollars of their fortune into a web of free market think tanks, academic programs, advocacy groups, and more, while also building what amounts to a shadow Republican Party, replete with a donor network capable of raising as much in an election cycle as the Republican National Committee. Never before did they flex their political muscles as vigorously as they did during the 2012 campaign, when Charles and David clashed with the Obama administration in what Charles described as the ''mother of all wars.'' Like the Rockefellers before them, the Koch brothers are a great American dynasty. Unlike the Rockefellers, they have never before been the subject of a major biography.

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9781455518739 | Grand Central Pub, May 20, 2014, cover price $30.00

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9781455518722 | Reprint edition (Grand Central Pub, May 12, 2015), cover price $18.00

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9781478901174 | Unabridged edition (Blackstone Audio Inc, May 20, 2014), cover price $40.00 | About this edition: [Read by Allen O'Reilly]Based on hundreds of interviews, ''Sons of Wichita'' is the first major biography about the wealthy and powerful Koch family - warts and all.

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Virtuous Kat Preston and Queen Elizabeth I's agent Robin Hawking work together to foil a plot by Mary Queen of Scots to overthrow her cousin. Original.

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9780380764464, titled "Traitor's Kiss" | Avon Books, January 1, 1993, cover price $4.50 | also contains Traitor''s Kiss | About this edition: Virtuous Kat Preston and Queen Elizabeth I's agent Robin Hawking work together to foil a plot by Mary Queen of Scots to overthrow her cousin.

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Product Description: Biz Stone, the co-founder of Twitter, discusses the power of creativity and how to harness it, through stories from his remarkable life and career.THINGS A LITTLE BIRD TOLD MEFrom GQ's "Nerd of the Year" to one of Time's most influential people in the world, Biz Stone represents different things to different people...read more

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9781455528714 | Grand Central Pub, April 1, 2014, cover price $26.00 | About this edition: Biz Stone, the co-founder of Twitter, discusses the power of creativity and how to harness it, through stories from his remarkable life and career.

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9781478927754 | Unabridged edition (Grand Central Pub, April 1, 2014), cover price $35.00 | About this edition: Biz Stone, the co-founder of Twitter, discusses the power of creativity and how to harness it, through stories from his remarkable life and career.

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Trapped on a ship crewed by lusty sailors and a captain with no use for women, lovely English actress Harriet Gray faces claim jumpers, pirates, and thieves in a glorious quest for gold and love

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9780553281972, titled "Promise of Gold" | Bantam Books, October 1, 1990, cover price $4.95 | also contains Promise of Gold | About this edition: Trapped on a ship crewed by lusty sailors and a captain with no use for women, lovely English actress Harriet Gray faces claim jumpers, pirates, and thieves in a glorious quest for gold and love

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Product Description: “A lively, exciting, and definitely thought-provoking book.” —BooklistThings looked grim for American energy in 2006, but a handful of wildcatters were determined to tap massive deposits of oil and gas that giants like Exxon and Chevron had ignored...read more

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9781591846451 | Portfolio, November 5, 2013, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Everyone knew it was crazy to try to extract oil and natural gas buried in shale rock deep below the ground.

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9781591847090 | Reprint edition (Portfolio, October 28, 2014), cover price $18.00 | About this edition: “A lively, exciting, and definitely thought-provoking book.

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Product Description: A leadership and career manifesto told through the narrative of one of today’s most inspiring, admired, and successful global leaders.In Winners Dream, Bill McDermott—the co-CEO of the world’s largest business software company, SAP—chronicles how relentless optimism, hard work, and disciplined execution embolden people and equip organizations to achieve audacious goals...read more
By Joanne Gordon (contributor) and Bill McDermott

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9781471139406 | Gardners Books, October 7, 2014, cover price $32.10 | also contains Winners Dream: A Journey from Corner Store to Corner Office, Winners Dream: A Journey from Corner Store to Corner Office | About this edition: In the pantheon of CEOs, few people have the visibility, charisma and hunger of Bill McDermott.

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9781442377301 | Unabridged edition (Simon & Schuster, October 14, 2014), cover price $29.99 | About this edition: A leadership and career manifesto told through the narrative of one of today’s most inspiring, admired, and successful global leaders.

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Product Description: A leadership and career manifesto told through the narrative of one of today’s most inspiring, admired, and successful global leaders.In Winners Dream, Bill McDermott—the CEO of the world’s largest business software company, SAP—chronicles how relentless optimism, hard work, and disciplined execution embolden people and equip organizations to achieve audacious goals...read more
By Joanne Gordon (contributor)

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9781476761084 | Simon & Schuster, October 14, 2014, cover price $28.00 | About this edition: A leadership and career manifesto told through the narrative of one of today’s most inspiring, admired, and successful global leaders.
9781471139406 | Gardners Books, October 7, 2014, cover price $32.10 | also contains Winners Dream: A Journey from Corner Store to Corner Office, Winners Dream: A Journey from Corner Store to Corner Office | About this edition: In the pantheon of CEOs, few people have the visibility, charisma and hunger of Bill McDermott.

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Product Description: A New York Times bestsellerEv told Jack he had to “chill out” with the deluge of media he was doing. “It’s bad for the company,” Ev said. “It’s sending the wrong message.” Biz sat between them, watching like a spectator at a tennis match...read more

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9781591846017 | Portfolio, November 5, 2013, cover price $28.95 | About this edition: The dramatic, unlikely story behind the founding of Twitter, by New York Times bestselling author and Vanity Fair special correspondent The San Francisco-based technology company Twitter has become a powerful force in less than ten years.

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9781591847083 | Reprint edition (Portfolio, September 30, 2014), cover price $17.00 | About this edition: A New York Times bestsellerEv told Jack he had to “chill out” with the deluge of media he was doing.

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Product Description: Not long after the death of his father, whose heart gave out suddenly in November 1967, Charles Koch--then in his early thirties--discovered a letter his father had written when his four sons were small. "My dear boys," it began, "when you are twenty-one, you will receive what now seems to be a large sum of money...read more

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9781478901143 | Unabridged edition (Blackstone Audio Inc, May 20, 2014), cover price $74.99 | About this edition: Not long after the death of his father, whose heart gave out suddenly in November 1967, Charles Koch--then in his early thirties--discovered a letter his father had written when his four sons were small.

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Product Description: Now in paperback, Life With Flavor is the real-life Horatio Alger story of James S. Herr. Jim and his wife, Mim, built Herr Foods from a small, one-kettle potato chip concern in Lancaster, Pa., to one of the major snack food companies in the nation...read more

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9781569804698 | Barricade Books Inc, October 16, 2012, cover price $22.00 | About this edition: Everyone loves a success story, especially when the main character is a likeable person who does good things.

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9781569805145 | Barricade Books Inc, April 7, 2014, cover price $14.99 | About this edition: Now in paperback, Life With Flavor is the real-life Horatio Alger story of James S.

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Product Description: Crabtree Groundbreaker Biographies tell the stories of people from a variety of walks of life whose talent, courage, skill, and vision have inspired millions. These stories will fascinate readers with their in-depth portraits of people who have risen to the top of their fields, achieved excellence and recognition, and provided examples of achievement and character for people of all ages and backgroundsSteve JobsVisionary Entrepreneur of the Digital AgeA pioneer of the personal computer, Steve Jobs was a visionary entrepreneur who helped usher the world into the digital age---in style and comfort...read more

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9780778711919 | Crabtree Pub Co, January 30, 2014, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: Steve Jobs was a pioneer of the personal computer age.

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9780778711896 | Crabtree Pub Co, January 30, 2014, cover price $33.27 | About this edition: Crabtree Groundbreaker Biographies tell the stories of people from a variety of walks of life whose talent, courage, skill, and vision have inspired millions.

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