Generalist

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

Publisher's Summary

Continue your iMinds Collection with Generalist Volume 3. A compilation of diverse topics across our twelve categories, in Generalist Volume 3 you will learn about:
The story behind Lehman Brothers, the theory of the Tragedy of the Commons, the cultural construct of Flash Mobs, the belief of Creationism, the art of Anime, the theory of Evolution, the history of the Bubonic Plague and the Great Fire of London, the belief in UFOs, the mystery of Stonehenge and the story of the New York Yankees.
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.
iMinds is the knowledge solution for the information age cutting through the white noise to give you quick, accurate knowledge .. Perfect your dinner party conversation, impress your boss - an excellent way to discover topics of interest for the future.

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Audible Editor Reviews

A diverse array of subjects are touched upon in iMinds' Generalist: Volume 3, such as the formation of Lehman Brothers, the theories of Creationism and Evolution, flash mobs, and the history of the New York Yankees. These bite-sized overviews are nonetheless full of pertinent information on the subjects at hand, giving the listener knowledge of important facts regarding the topics covered, which also include Stonehenge, anime, UFOs, and the Bubonic Plague. The iMinds staff performs with excellent vocal ability, clear and crisp and delightful to hear, making the act of learning an easy experience.

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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

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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