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The Resource Power, ambition, glory : the stunning parallels between great leaders of the ancient world and today-- and the lessons you can learn, Steve Forbes & John Prevas

Power, ambition, glory : the stunning parallels between great leaders of the ancient world and today-- and the lessons you can learn, Steve Forbes & John Prevas

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Power, ambition, glory : the stunning parallels between great leaders of the ancient world and today-- and the lessons you can learn
Title
Power, ambition, glory
Title remainder
the stunning parallels between great leaders of the ancient world and today-- and the lessons you can learn
Statement of responsibility
Steve Forbes & John Prevas
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A collaboration between a businessman and a classics professor compares six great leaders of the ancient world to contemporary business leaders to evaluate their successes and their failures
Biography type
contains biographical information
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
369123
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1947-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Forbes, Steve
Dewey number
658.4/092
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
HD57.7
LC item number
.F665 2009
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Prevas, John
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Leadership
  • Power (Social sciences)
  • Civilization, Classical
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the stunning parallels between great leaders of the ancient world and today--and the lessons you can learn
Label
Power, ambition, glory : the stunning parallels between great leaders of the ancient world and today-- and the lessons you can learn, Steve Forbes & John Prevas
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes 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
The Persian Empire : cultural diversity, self-determination, and the art of making money -- Cyrus the Great : lessons in tolerance and inclusion -- Classical Greece : do thinkers make good leaders? -- Xenophon : building consensus and finding direction -- Alexander the Great : the Price of Arrogance -- Carthage: a businessman's paradise -- Hannibal of Carthage : innovation -- The Roman Republic : the ultimate multinational -- Julius Caesar : ego and ambition -- Augustus : stability and moderation
Control code
742970
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xii, 308 pages
Isbn
9780307408440
Lccn
2008052008
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780307408440
  • (OCoLC)236338018
Label
Power, ambition, glory : the stunning parallels between great leaders of the ancient world and today-- and the lessons you can learn, Steve Forbes & John Prevas
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes 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
The Persian Empire : cultural diversity, self-determination, and the art of making money -- Cyrus the Great : lessons in tolerance and inclusion -- Classical Greece : do thinkers make good leaders? -- Xenophon : building consensus and finding direction -- Alexander the Great : the Price of Arrogance -- Carthage: a businessman's paradise -- Hannibal of Carthage : innovation -- The Roman Republic : the ultimate multinational -- Julius Caesar : ego and ambition -- Augustus : stability and moderation
Control code
742970
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xii, 308 pages
Isbn
9780307408440
Lccn
2008052008
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780307408440
  • (OCoLC)236338018

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