Generalist

  • by iMinds
  • Narrated by uncredited
  • 1 hrs and 37 mins
  • Unabridged Audiobook

Publisher's Summary

Building on your iMinds Collection, enjoy Generalist Volume 4. A compilation of diverse topics across our twelve categories, in Generalist Volume 4 you will learn about:
The life of Andy Warhol, the difficult history of the Guantanamo Bay detention camp, the story of the Geisha, the wonder of the Rosetta Stone, the feeling of l’Esprit de l’Escalier, the myth of the Protocols of the Elders of Zion, the strength of The Plantagenets, the role of International Criminal Tribunals, the history of Man on the Moon, the feat of the Triple Crown of US Racing and the street art phenomenon that is Stencil Art.
Perfect to listen to while commuting, exercising, shopping or cleaning the house.. iMinds brings knowledge to your MP3 with 8 minute information segments to whet your mental appetite and broaden your mind.
iMinds offers 12 main categories, become a Generalist by increasing your knowledge of Business, Politics, People, History, Pop Culture, Mystery, Crime, Culture, Religion, Concepts, Science and Sport.. Clean and concise, crisp and engaging, discover what you never knew you were missing. Make your MP3 smarter with iMinds MindTracks, intersperse with music and enjoy learning a little about a lot.. knowledge of your own choice and in your own time.

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Audible Editor Reviews

Generalist: Volume 4 provides summaries on topics like geishas, Guantanamo Bay, the Triple Crown of horse racing, and Andy Warhol. The quick pace of the presentation allows the listener to learn about various subjects in a short amount of time, making this an easily digestible source of trivia. Whether they are providing information on stencil art, international criminal tribunals, or the myth of the Man on the Moon, the iMinds staff has a snappy and agreeable style that's as pleasurable to listen to as it is educational.

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What the Critics Say

"I'm learning all sorts of stuff about stuff I didn't even know I didn't know. And it sticks. In a nutshell: wonderful." (Jonathon Margolis, Financial Times)

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Customer Reviews

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Excellent Compilation

The individual eight minute segments are wonderful, but these compilations are awesome. I hope they keep putting together these hour plus long segments, much easier to collect them all and to listen to.
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- Michael T Schreiber

Book Details

  • Release Date: 09-23-2009
  • Publisher: iMinds