How did Einstein's mind work? What made him a genius? Isaacson's biography shows how his scientific imagination sprang from the rebellious nature of his personality. His fascinating story is a testament to the connection between creativity and freedom.
Leonardi Da Vinci by Walter Isaacson (October The biographer of Steve Jobs, Benjamin Franklin, and Albert Einstein takes on the Renaissance Man. It’s a captivating narrative about art and science, curiosity and discipline.
The Federalist Papers by James Madison, Alexander Hamilton, and John Jay. (I got a little over halfway through this book. It's incredibly fascinating to learn how this country got started. Need to finish this book.
Remember in "Good Will Hunting," how Matt Damon's character mentioned a history book that he recommended to the grad student jerk? It was this book. I've read excerpts but not the whole book . A People's History of the United States: 1492 to Present