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The Price of Greatness

£14.99

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This book examines the lives and achievements of over 1,000 extraordinary men and women to address age-old questions about the relationship between mental illness and greatness. Filled with colorful anecdotes about many of the most eminent persons of our times, the book delves into many of mankind's greatest achievements, the special attributes of those who accomplished them, the unique circumstances of their lives, and the characteristics of their families. Written with a sophistication that will appeal to a professional audience and an accessible style that invites the general reader, this engaging volume reveals the factors that predict exceptional creative achievement.

First Edition, 310pp, Hard Cover. Book Condition: Excellent, some very small marks on the front edge. Jacket Condition: Excellent, tiny amount of shelf wear visible in places

Item details

Author(s):
Arnold M. Ludwig
Condition:
Used: very good
Edition:
First Edition
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0898628393
ISBN-13:
9780898628395
Number of pages:
310
Publisher:
Guilford Press
Title:
The Price of Greatness

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This book examines the lives and achievements of over 1,000 extraordinary men and women to address age-old questions about the relationship between mental illness and greatness. Filled with colorful anecdotes about many of the most eminent persons of our times, the book delves into many of mankind's greatest achievements, the special attributes of those who accomplished them, the unique circumstances of their lives, and the characteristics of their families. Written with a sophistication that will appeal to a professional audience and an accessible style that invites the general reader, this engaging volume reveals the factors that predict exceptional creative achievement.

First Edition, 310pp, Hard Cover. Book Condition: Excellent, some very small marks on the front edge. Jacket Condition: Excellent, tiny amount of shelf wear visible in places

Author(s):
Arnold M. Ludwig
Condition:
Used: very good
Edition:
First Edition
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0898628393
ISBN-13:
9780898628395
Number of pages:
310
Publisher:
Guilford Press
Title:
The Price of Greatness

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