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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
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
Cataloging source
PNX
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1959-
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Koehn, Nancy F.
Dewey number
303.3/4
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Leadership
  • Shackleton, Ernest Henry
  • Lincoln, Abraham
  • Douglass, Frederick
  • Bonhoeffer, Dietrich
  • Carson, Rachel
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Forged in crisis : the power of courageous leadership in turbulent times, Nancy Koehn
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Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 459-496) and index
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
on1004510884
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First Scribner hardcover edition.
Extent
ix, 517 pages
Isbn
9781501174445
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
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
on1004510884
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First Scribner hardcover edition.
Extent
ix, 517 pages
Isbn
9781501174445
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1004510884

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