Tales of Titans: From the Renaissance to the Elctro/Atomic Age, Vol. 2 by Rich DiSilvioTales of Titans: From the Renaissance to the Elctro/Atomic Age, Vol. 2 by Rich DiSilvio

Tales of Titans: From the Renaissance to the Elctro/Atomic Age, Vol. 2

byRich DiSilvio

Paperback | January 14, 2017

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By GOLD AWARD Winning author Rich DiSilvio

Tales of Titans Vol. II  brings great historical figures to life with concise yet compelling essays, coupled with engaging narratives that enlighten readers to the miraculous deeds, and misdeeds, of numerous titans who have significantly shaped Western civilization.

Titans featured in this volume: The Medicis, Gutenberg, Lorenzo the Magnificent, Savonarola, Leonardo & Machiavelli, Martin Luther, Queen Elizabeth I, Shakespeare, Galileo, Darwin, Marx, Stalin, Freud, Marconi, Edison, Tesla, Westinghouse, Einstein, Fermi and von Braun.

This handsomely illustrated series offers readers brief biographical overviews and cogent analysis, while the quasi-fictional scenarios transport readers into a fascinating past, whereby putting flesh on the bones of several titans and offering glimpses into their hearts, minds, and actions.

Even those less inclined to read history will be drawn into DiSilvio's rich narratives that read like novelettes. Yet these engaging tales are constructed from actual events and are infused with original quotes that prove to be both humanizing and instructional. Meanwhile the essays offer unique factoids and perspectives that broaden understanding.

Title:Tales of Titans: From the Renaissance to the Elctro/Atomic Age, Vol. 2Format:PaperbackDimensions:164 pages, 9 × 6 × 0.38 inPublished:January 14, 2017Publisher:Digital Vista, inc.Language:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0998337501

ISBN - 13:9780998337500

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Table of Contents

1 - The Medicis; 2 - Gutenberg; 3 - Lorenzo the Magnificent; 4 - Savonarola; 5 - Leonardo & Niccolo; 6 - Machiavelli; 7 - Martin Luther; 8 - Queen Elizabeth I; 9 - Shakespeare: 10 - Galileo; 11 - Darwin/Marx/Freud; 12 - Marconi; 13 - Edison & Tesla; 14 - Einstein & Fermi; Bibliography; The Author; Other Books; Special Note to the Reader; Index