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

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Forged in crisis : the power of courageous leadership in turbulent times
Title
Forged in crisis
Title remainder
the power of courageous leadership in turbulent times
Statement of responsibility
Nancy Koehn
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Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
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
Summary
Expanding on the author's series of popular New York Times profiles, a scholarly assessment of five key historical leaders -- Abraham Lincoln, Frederick Douglass, Rachel Carson, Dietrich Bonhoeffer and Ernest Shackleton -- discusses their achievements in spite of self-doubt and personal tragedy and how they can inform today's business leaders
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10351915
Cataloging source
PNX
Dewey number
303.3/4
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
HM1261
LC item number
.K63 2017
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the making of five legendary leaders
Label
Forged in crisis : the power of courageous leadership in turbulent times, Nancy Koehn
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 459-496) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
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
Control code
21103392
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Scribner hardcover edition.
Extent
ix, 517 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781501174445
Lccn
2017297073
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1004510884
Label
Forged in crisis : the power of courageous leadership in turbulent times, Nancy Koehn
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 459-496) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
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
Control code
21103392
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Scribner hardcover edition.
Extent
ix, 517 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781501174445
Lccn
2017297073
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1004510884

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