eBook Leadership: Fifty Great Leaders and the Worlds They Made, 1st Edition

  • Mark Robert Polelle
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  • ISBN-10: 0313348154
  • ISBN-13: 9780313348150
  • DDC: 920.02
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - College Senior
  • 134 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2007 | Published/Released September 2010
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2007
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What makes a leader? Is it his or her background and training, or perhaps ideology or beliefs? Do leaders possess exceptional drive for changing the world for good -- or, in some cases, evil? One can learn much from the mistakes and triumphs of some of the greatest leaders who ever lived as presented in Leadership: Fifty Great Leaders and the Worlds They Made. This reference resource examines the accomplishments of famed leaders — both men and women — in areas such as politics, military affairs, business, religion, the arts, and the sciences. The book is an excellent source for those looking for an introduction to learning about leadership and case studies that illustrate leadership in action.

Leadership provides the tools and content to help students form their own opinions about the eternal questions surrounding the mystery of successful leadership by revealing the true stories behind the great leaders of history.