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Review: American Sketches: Great Leaders, Creative Thinkers, and Heroes of a Hurricane

User Review  - Kelley - Goodreads

I love Walter Isaacson, but I did not love this book. It is a collection of his previous essays, and many of the stories repeat themselves. There are a couple great essays on Bill Clinton and Bill ... Read full review

Review: American Sketches: Great Leaders, Creative Thinkers, and Heroes of a Hurricane

User Review  - Brad Mclaws - Goodreads

This is a collection of short essays on a wide swath of americans from Benjamin Franklin to Woody Allen. Well written. Issacson is aa great biographer. Read full review

Review: American Sketches: Great Leaders, Creative Thinkers, and Heroes of a Hurricane

User Review  - Greg - Goodreads

I am typically not a fan of collections of journalistic pieces. While interesting on the one hand as a window into the commentary on current events juxtaposed by the hindsight of history, these pieces ... Read full review


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