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The disruptors : 50 people who changed the world

Author: Alan Axelrod
Publisher: New York : Sterling, [2018]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"What does Charles Darwin have in common with Johannes Gutenberg's or with Jackson Pollock, Martin Luther, Betty Friedan, Steve Jobs, and DJ Kool Herc? They were the disruptors, upending cultural, technical, spiritual, or scientific paradigms and altering the way we live forever. Bestselling author Alan Axelrod presents engaging profiles, accompanied by original line drawings, of 50 visionaries who rewrote the  Read more...
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Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Alan Axelrod
ISBN: 1454930314 9781454930310
OCLC Number: 1023860161
Notes: Includes index.
Description: ix, 278 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 24 cm
Other Titles: Disrupt-ors
Responsibility: Alan Axelrod.

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This book presents profiles of 50 rule-breakers who weren't satisfied with the ordinary, from Gutenberg (printing press) to Herc (the invention of hip-hop).  Read more...

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