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Forged in Crisis
Language: en
Pages: 528
Authors: Nancy Koehn
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-10-03 - Publisher: Simon and Schuster

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.
Forged in Crisis
Language: en
Pages: 544
Authors: Nancy Koehn
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-05-15 - Publisher: Scribner

A WALL STREET JOURNAL BESTSELLER “Five gritty leaders whose extraordinary passion and perseverance changed history…a gripping read on a timeless and timely topic” —Angela Duckworth, #1 bestselling author of Grit An enthralling historical narrative filled with critical leadership insights, Forged in Crisis, by celebrated Harvard Business School historian Nancy Koehn,
Forged in Crisis
Language: en
Pages: 368
Authors: Rudra Chaudhuri
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

Rudra Chaudhuri's book examines a series of crises that led to far-reaching changes in India's approach to the United States, defining the contours of what is arguably the imperative relationship between America and the global South. Forged in Crisis provides a fresh interpretation of India's advance in foreign affairs under
Forged in Crisis
Language: en
Pages: 304
Authors: Nancy F. Koehn
Categories: Leadership
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014 - Publisher: Portfolio

How do you lead frightened people forward to success despite overwhelming odds? Ernest Shackleton should have gone down in history as a failed leader when his 1912 expedition to Antarctica took a dangerous turn. But despite a series of setbacks that left him and his men in life-threatening circumstances, he
Forged in Crisis
Language: en
Pages: 528
Authors: Nancy Koehn
Categories: Business & Economics
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-10-03 - Publisher: Simon and Schuster

A WALL STREET JOURNAL BESTSELLER “Five gritty leaders whose extraordinary passion and perseverance changed history…a gripping read on a timeless and timely topic” —Angela Duckworth, #1 bestselling author of Grit An enthralling historical narrative filled with critical leadership insights, Forged in Crisis, by celebrated Harvard Business School historian Nancy Koehn,