Profiles in Leadership

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Profiles in Leadership

Historians on the Elusive Quality of Greatness

By Walter Isaacson (Editor)

W. W. Norton & Company, Hardcover, 9780393076554, 331pp.

Publication Date: October 18, 2010

Find the surprising and revelatory answers to these questions and more in this collection of new essays by great historians, including Sean Wilentz, Alan Brinkley, Annette Gordon-Reed, Jean Strouse, Robert Dallek, Frances FitzGerald, and others. Entertaining and insightful individually, taken together the essays represent a valuable set of reflections on the enduring ingredients of leadership the focus of an introduction by Walter Isaacson This book is a treat for lovers of fine history.