Publisher: Macmillan Audio
Format: Compact Disc
From the Publisher
In the same stylish gift format of the best-selling series opener, this new Intellectual Devotional offers daily digests of wisdom from American history- 365 brief lessons to stimulate the mind every day of the year.
Modeled after those bedside books of prayer and contemplation that millions turn to for daily guidance and growth, the first book in the Intellectual Devotional series — offering secular wisdom and cerebral nourishment — was an instant hit when it appeared in 2006.
Now authors David Kidder and Noah Oppenheimer have turned to the rich legacy of American history for their selection of daily readings.
From Thomas Jefferson and Ben Franklin to Martin Luther King, Jr. from the Boston Tea Party to the Gettysburg Address, the giant figures and pivotal events in our national heritage provide a bountiful source of reflection and learning that will refresh knowledge, revitalize the mind, and open new horizons of intellectual discovery.
David S. Kidder is an entrepreneur with a wide range of extensive operational, technological, and marketing expertise. Kidder and his companies have appeared in articles in the New York Times, Wall Street Journal, USA Today, and other publications. David Kidder lives in Westchester, New York. Noah D. Oppenheim, a senior producer of NBC’s Today show, has extensive experience in television and print journalism. He has produced and reported for Scarborough Country and Hardball with Chris Matthews, and his writing has appeared in Esquire, the Wall Street Journal, Men’s Health, and the Weekly Standard. He resides in New York City.