the compulsive energy that built a nation
Part One. Founding Farmers and Factoid-Finders. Politics: Thomas Jefferson : Omniscient Organizer
Marketing: Henry Heinz : Naked Without His Steel Tape Measure
Part Two. Secret Sex Maniacs. Information Technology: Melvil Dewey : The Librarian Who Worshipped Perfect Tens
Sexuality: Alfred Kinsey : The Rabid Orgasm Counter
Aviation: Charles Lindbergh : At Home in Flight
Part Three. Celebrity Compulsives. Beauty: Estee Lauder : The Woman Who Couldn't Stop Touching Faces
Sports: Ted Williams : "Show Me Your Swing"
Epilogue: Future Obsessives
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