1957. It was Rand's fourth, longest, and last novel, and she considered it her magnum opus in the realm of fiction writing.
1943. Rand's first major literary success. The book's title is a reference to Rand's statement that "man's ego is the fountainhead of human progress".
"Objectivist ethics proudly advocates and upholds rational selfishness."
Russian spelling Алиса Зиновьевна Розенбаум, a Russian born, American novelist, playwright and screenwriter. author of two best selling novels, "The Fountainhead" and "Atlas Shrugged." She developed the philosophical system called Objectivism.
From "The Fountainhead", 1943
Portrayed by Helen Mirren and Eric Stoltz
Russian born, 1905, novelist, philosopher, playwright and screenwriter
Best known for her novels The Fountainhead and Atlas Shrugged (1905-1982)