The Jobs book will be his fourth major biography. In addition to Kissinger: A Biography (1992) he has written Benjamin Franklin: An American Life (2003) and Einstein: His Life and Universe (2007). His most recent book is American Sketches: Great Leaders, Creative Thinkers, and Heroes of a Hurricane (2009).
The Jobs book was announced in February of last year but now it has a title and release date. Fortune has a great profile on Isaacson who has a long history of convincing notable people to tell them their story.
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