Thinker, Failure, Soldier, Jailer
An Anthology of Great Lives in 365 DaysBook - 2014 | Paperback edition.
The Telegraph's obituaries pages are renowned for their quality of writing and capacity to distil the essence of a life from its most extraordinary moments. A unique mix of heroism, ingenuity, infamy and the bizarre, 'Thinker, Failure, Soldier, Jailer' collects the very best of those obituaries to present an endlessly absorbing compendium of human endeavour. Organised day by day around the calendar year, with each life presented on the date it ended, the book features hundreds of remarkable stories.
Publisher: London : Aurum Press, 2014.
Edition: Paperback edition.
Copyright Date: ©2012.
Branch Call Number: 920.02 THINK
Characteristics: 586 pages : portraits ; 24 cm