Inventors and artists. Warriors and kings. Awesome people who've shaken up our world explain why they deserve to be dead famous! In these lively, irreverent biographies you can meet all kinds of famous folk, from Einstein, the batty genius who invented e-mc2, to Joan of Arc, the teenage girl who led the French army before dying at the stake as a martyr. You have to do something explosive to be remembered by history - so read on to find out what these dead exciting, dead famous folk did!