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Author Ludwig, Arnold M.

Title King of the mountain : the nature of political leadership / Arnold M. Ludwig
Published Lexington : University Press of Kentucky, [2002]
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Description 1 online resource (xiii, 475 pages) : illustrations
Contents Why rulers rule -- It's a man's world -- The perks of power -- A dangerous game -- Rearing rulers -- Little acorns into mighty oaks -- Of sound mind?? -- The measure of political greatness -- The seven pillars of greatness -- Warmongers or peacemakers? -- Appendix A: Sample of rulers -- Appendix B: Methodology -- Appendix C: Data collection and statistics -- Appendix D: Political greatness scale
Notes Includes index
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 409-432) and index
Notes Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002. MiAaHDL
Description based on print version record
Subject Political leadership -- Psychological aspects.
Political leadership.
Politicians -- Psychology.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0813143292 (electronic bk.)
0813170389 (electronic bk.)
9780813143293 (electronic bk.)
9780813170381 (electronic bk.)
(cloth : alk. paper)
(cloth : alk. paper)