A First-Rate Madness

By Nassir Ghaemi

This New York Times bestseller is a myth-shattering exploration of the powerful connections between mental illness and leadership.Historians have long puzzled over the apparent mental instability of great and terrible leaders alike: Napoleon, Lincoln, Churchill, Hitler, and others. In A First-Rate Madness, Nassir Ghaemi, director of the Mood Disord…

Published date: June 26, 2012
Type: Books
Genre: Nonfiction, Psychology, Social Science

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Huge thank you to whoever recommended this book; I can’t remember who you are. It’s fascinating.