By Claudia Kalb

was once Andy Warhol a hoarder? Did Einstein have autism? was once Frank Lloyd Wright a narcissist? during this awesome, creative, and meticulously researched examine the evolution of psychological wellbeing and fitness, revered journalist Claudia Kalb supplies readers a glimpse into the lives of high-profile old figures throughout the lens of recent psychology, weaving groundbreaking examine into biographical narratives which are deeply embedded in our tradition. From Marilyn Monroe's borderline character ailment to Charles Darwin's nervousness, Kalb presents compelling perception right into a wide diversity of maladies, utilizing old documents and interviews with major psychological healthiness specialists, biographers, sociologists, and different experts. filled with exciting revelations, this shrewdpermanent narrative brings a brand new standpoint to 1 of the most popular new themes in modern day cultural conversation.

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