Einstein - His Life And Universe
by Walter Isaacson
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Bill Gates's Review:

How Einstein’s Mind Worked

I really enjoyed this insight into one of the great minds of the 20th century. Isaacson’s biography shows how Einstein’s scientific imagination sprang from his rebellious personality.

Ref: https://www.gatesnotes.com/Books/Einstein

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Sam Altman's Review:

By the author of the acclaimed bestsellers Benjamin Franklin and Steve Jobs, this is the definitive biography of Albert Einstein. How did his mind work? What made him a genius? Isaacson’s biography shows how his scientific imagination sprang from the rebellious nature of his personality. His fascinating story is a testament to the connection between creativity and freedom.

Ref: http://blog.shelfie.com/2015/10/20/24-good-books-to-read-heres-what-sam-altman-of-y-combinator-is-reading/#8230

Charlie Munger's Review:

Munger, who reads every Einstein biography, considers this one from Walter Isaacson to be the best.

Ref: https://www.farnamstreetblog.com/2014/08/book-recommendations-from-billionaire-charlie-munger/