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Title Political leadership : stories of power and politics from literature and life / selected by Robert Coles with Ryan Smerek
Published New York : Modern Library, 2005


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Description xxii, 302 pages ; 20 cm
Contents Political stories from the past -- Accounts that connect with twentieth-century politics -- Comments on and by American political leaders -- Psychoanalysis and political leadership
Summary "From ancient times to the present day, here are indispensable insights on political power and leadership as expressed in the novels, plays, and poetry of the world's greatest artists and intellectuals. Adapted from a course taught at Harvard by Pulitzer Prize-winning author Robert Coles, Political Leadership features scenes, stories, and speeches that pierce to the core of how and why some lead and others follow."--BOOK JACKET
Notes "Modern Library paperback original."
Subject Political leadership.
Political leadership in literature.
Power (Social sciences)
Power (Social sciences) in literature.
Author Coles, Robert.
Smerek, Ryan.
LC no. 2005047226
ISBN 0812971701 paperback