Rockin' the Boat

50 Iconic Revolutionaries - From Joan of Arc to Malcom X

Rockin' the Boat
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Format: Paperback / softback, 224 Pages
ISBN: 9781936976744
Publisher: Zest Books
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Description

We love to root for the underdog, and that's part of why we're drawn to the stories of revolutionaries. Whether they fail, succeed, or succeed only to become what they once fought against, people who can rally others to their cause and shake up the status quo tend to be inherently interesting. Rockin' the Boat tells the stories of 50 such legends throughout the world, from people fed up with the Roman Empire and the revolutionaries who helped create America.

The author

Jeff Fleischer is a Chicago-based author, journalist and editor. He is the author of the non-fiction books Rockin’ the Boat: 50 Iconic Revolutionaries from Joan of Arc to Malcolm X (2015), and The Latest Revolutionaries from Joan of Arc to Malcolm X (2015), and The Latest Craze: A Brief History of Mass Hysterias (2011). His work has appeared in dozens of publications including Mother Jones, The Sydney Morning Herald, Chicago Magazine, The New Republic, Mental_Floss, National Geographic Traveler, and the Chicago Tribune.

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Specs

Format: Paperback / softback, 224 Pages
ISBN: 9781936976744
Illustrations: 50 b-w photos
Size: 6 in x 9 in / 152.4 mm x 228.6 mm
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