The Official Biography Of Tony Buzan
Take a look inside the mind of Tony Buzan with The Official Biography Of Tony Buzan, the man who invented Mind Mapping and taught the world a whole new way of thinking. Read about the inspirations, influences, discoveries and challenges on his journey to help royalty, global figures, celebrities (including Michael Jackson), governments and business leaders, and how he has transformed educational theory and practice around the world.
In Raymond Keene’s comprehensive book, hear from Tony in his own words about his passion for Mental Literacy and his belief that Genius is present in every one of us.
Divided into 6 parts, you will fly through this 431-page paperback biography or with the 30 distinct chapters you can dip in and out of the book as you desire. (see below)
Tony Buzan achieved global fame as the inventor of Mind Mapping, a technique for note taking and creative ideas which has transformed educational theory and practice around the world. In the course of his career, promoting Mental Literacy, he has formed the belief that Genius is present in every one of us.
Tony has encountered numerous giant personalities. These include the eccentric singer and superstar Michael Jackson, whose children where taught by Tony; five times Olympic Gold Medal winner Sir Steve Redgrave; ABBA member Benny Andersson and Poet Laureate Ted Hughts, whom Tony commissioned to write a Memory poem with a difference. It is published here for the very first time.
Other Luminaries encountered in these pages include Frieda Hugues, daughter of Ted Hughes and the ethereal poetess Sylvia Plath, UK Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher, Dr Henry Kissinger, Edward de Bono and Bill Gates.
“Mind Mappers are taking our informration democracy to the next stage” Bill Gates
Tony Buzan’s teachings also embrace Speed Reading, Memory, Physical Fitness, Martial Arts, IQ, Concentration and Creativity. This volume recounts his battles to establish the validity of this methods, and explains the key elements, which can be utilised by all those who whish to improve their powers of Mental Literacy in general.
- Isobel Abulhoul
- Joe Adams
- Professor Michael Crawford
- Sally Farmiloe
- Angela Folley
- Ram Ganglani
- Sjoerd Gehrels
- Michael Gelb
- Chris Griffiths
- Bill Jarrard
- Maneesh Johari
- Jock Lowe
- Neil Massa
- Vanda North
- Dominic O’Brien
- Julian Simpole
- Dr. Kirpal Singh
- Jane Stephenson
- Dr. Henry Toi
- His Serene Highness Prince Philipp Von Und Zu Liechtenstein
- Dr. Sue Whiting
- Sutanto Windura
- Ben Zephaniah
- David Zhang
- The Parable Of The Lover Of Memory
- The Parable Of Creativity And IQ
- The Parable Of The Angel Mind Mapper
- The Parable Of The Invention Of Light
- The Parable Of Persistence
- The Parable Of “Work”
- The Parable Of Austin’s Powers
- The Parable Of Moon Numbers
- The Parable of Metabolic Age and the Japanese Song Birds
- The Parable Of The Disabled Learner
- The Parable Of Alexander The Great And Paul The Disciple