Outliers: The Story Of Success

June 7, 2011|
Outliers: The Story Of Success by Malcolm Gladwell
$22.99
Paperback
Buy Online
Ship to an address
Free shipping on orders over $35
Pick up in store
To see if pickup is available,
Buy In Store
To check store inventory,
Prices and offers may vary in store

about

Learn what sets high achievers apart -- from Bill Gates to the Beatles -- in this #1 bestseller from "a singular talent" (New York Times Book Review).

In this stunning book, Malcolm Gladwell takes us on an intellectual journey through the world of "outliers"--the best and the brightest, the most famous and the most successful. He asks the question: what makes high-achievers different?
His answer is that we pay too much attention to what successful people are like, and too little attention to where they are from: that is, their culture, their family, their generation, and the idiosyncratic experiences of their upbringing. Along the way he explains the secrets of software billionaires, what it takes to be a great soccer player, why Asians are good at math, and what made the Beatles the greatest rock band.

Brilliant and entertaining,Outliersis a landmark work that will simultaneously delight and illuminate.
Malcolm Gladwell is the author of fiveNew York Timesbestsellers:The Tipping Point,Blink, Outliers,What the Dog Saw,andDavid and Goliath.He is also the co-founder of Pushkin Industries, an audio content company that produces the podcastsRevisionist History, which reconsiders things both overlooked and misunderstood, andBroken Record,whe...
Loading
Title:Outliers: The Story Of Success
Format:Paperback
Product dimensions:336 pages, 8.25 X 5.45 X 1.15 in
Shipping dimensions:336 pages, 8.25 X 5.45 X 1.15 in
Published:June 7, 2011
Publisher:Little, Brown And Company
Language:English
Appropriate for ages:All ages
ISBN - 13:9780316017930

Recently Viewed
|