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Forged in crisis : the power of courageous leadership in turbulent times / Nancy Koehn.

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  • ISBN: 9781501174445
  • ISBN: 1501174444
  • Physical Description: ix, 517 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm
  • Edition: First Scribner hardcover edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Scribner, [2017]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 459-496) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Introduction: The call of history -- Bring the team home alive: Ernest Shackleton's challenge -- Save and transform the nation: Abraham Lincoln's challenge -- End slavery forever: Frederick Douglass's challenge -- Resist Nazi evil: Dietrich Bonhoeffer's challenge -- Protect the Earth and its creatures: Rachel Carson's challenge -- Conclusion: The power of courageous leadership.
Summary, etc.:
Presents a portrait of five extraordinary figures--Ernest Shackleton, Abraham Lincoln, Frederick Douglass, Dietrich Bonhoeffer, and Rachel Carson--to illuminate how great leaders are made in times of adversity and the diverse skills they summon in order to prevail.
Subject: Shackleton, Ernest Henry, Sir, 1874-1922 > Influence.
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865 > Influence.
Douglass, Frederick, 1818-1895 > Influence.
Bonhoeffer, Dietrich, 1906-1945 > Influence.
Carson, Rachel, 1907-1964 > Influence.
Leadership > History.
BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Historical.
BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Political.
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Leadership.
Genre: Biographies.

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