Team of Rivals: The Political Genius of Abraham Lincoln

Abraham Lincoln (1809-1865) is the 16th US president and still remains as one of the most popular and influential US presidents. Team of Rivals by Doris Kearns Goodwin doesn’t just look at the life of Abraham Lincoln, it gives a detailed insight into lives of 3 other Republican nominees Edward Bates from Missouri, Salmon P. Chase from Ohio, William H. Seward from New York during United States presidential election of 1860. This book is also marketed as the one that inspired Barack Obama, the 44th US President.



Title: Team of Rivals: The political Genius of  Abraham Lincoln                                       Author: Doris Goodwin
Publisher: Penguin UK
Total Pages: 976

Expected completion date: Mar 31, 2017


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How To Win Friends And Influence People

This book claims to have helped people in achieving their maximum potential, increase their popularity, get them out of a mental rut by giving new thoughts and ambitions. The first book from Dale Carnegie, How To Win Friends And Influence People, has sold more than 15 million copies since its release in 1936 and is considered a timeless bestseller.  While this makes a strong case for the book to be a life changing one, what it may also mean is that a lot of people out there are interested in becoming “that Perfect Man” leading “that Perfect Life” which is not a completely bad thought. But, how much does this book help a man in arriving there? I am on my way to find out..




Title: How to Win Friends and Influence  People  Author: Dale Carnegie
Publisher: RHUK
Total Pages: 304

Expected completion date: Mar 21, 2017


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