How Great Entrepreneurs Build Their Business and Influence
Gary Vaynerchuk, the CEO of a huge digital media company and a leading marketing expert, explains how great entrepreneurs build their businesses and influence, and how you too can seize the opportunities offered in the digital age.
Napier's History of Herbal Healing, Ancient and Modern
Herbalism is the oldest – and still the most widely used – form of medicine in the world. This concise history reveals its development through the ages, tracing a unique journey from Neolithic Kurdistan to Victorian Edinburgh, where Duncan Napier founded the firm that still bears the family name. The book also contains his autobiography and casebook, dealing with everything from the creation of Lobelia Syrup to a 48-foot tapeworm.
Edison and the Rise of Innovation
Drawing on documents and photographs in the vast collections of the Thomas Edison National Historical Park, this book offers a richly illustrated study of the life and achievements of Thomas Edison (1847–1931), describing the groundbreaking innovations and inventions – particularly the phonograph and commercial electric light and power systems – that changed the world, but also focusing on his laboratories, his approach to business and how he revolutionized the way we develop new technologies. Foreword by Bill Gates.