Battleship Commander The Life of Vice Admiral Willis A. Lee Jr.

Battleship Commander explores Lee's life from boyhood in Kentucky through his eventual service as commander of the fast battleships from 1942 to 1945. Said to be down to earth,...

Storm Clouds over the Pacific, 1931-1941

War in the Far East is a trilogy of books offering the most complete narrative yet written about the Pacific Theater of World War II, and the first truly international treatment...

Philosophy of Physics A Very Short Introduction

Philosophy of physics is concerned with the deepest theories of modern physics—notably quantum theory, our theories of space, time and symmetry, and thermal physics—and their...

The Sentient Enterprise The Evolution of Business Decision Making

Mohan and Oliver have been very fortunate to have intimate views into the data challenges that face the largest organizations and institutions across every possible industry—and...

Strange Trips Science, Culture, and the Regulation of Drugs

Changing marijuana laws in the US and Canada, the opioid crisis, and the rising costs of pharmaceuticals have sharpened the public's awareness of drugs and their regulation....

Family Inc. Using Business Principles To Maximize Your Family's Wealth

Actionable, practical CFO training for the Family Chief Financial OfficerFamily Inc. is not just a personal finance book; it is a "how to" guide for achieving financial security....

Once Upon an Algorithm How Stories Explain Computing

How Hansel and Gretel, Sherlock Holmes, the movie Groundhog Day, Harry Potter, and other familiar stories illustrate the concepts of computing.Picture a computer scientist,...

Extraordinary Influence How Great Leaders Bring Out the Best in Others

What if we could speak Words of Life that transform those under our influence and ignite fires of intrinsic motivation? What if those we lead found great purpose in what they do...

The Strategic Leader's Roadmap 6 Steps for Integrating Leadership and Strategy

"We can all become strategic leaders if we stay on the right path." - Harbir Singh & Michael Useem Even a strong leader can flounder without an effective strategy, and the most...

Reflections from Pope Francis An Invitation to Journaling, Prayer and Action

This audiobook contains inspirational messages from Pope Francis--Time magazine's person of the year for 2013. Only a little more than a year into his papacy, Pope Francis is...

page 2 from 7