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  • Leadership

  • By: Doris Kearns Goodwin
  • Narrated by: Beau Bridges, David Morse, Jay O. Sanders, and others
  • Length: 18 hrs and 5 mins
  • Unabridged
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    4.5 out of 5 stars 1,145
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    5 out of 5 stars 1,043
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 1,035

Are leaders born or made? Where does ambition come from? How does adversity affect the growth of leadership? Does the man make the times or do the times make the man? In Leadership, Goodwin draws upon four of the presidents she has studied most closely - Abraham Lincoln, Theodore Roosevelt, Franklin D. Roosevelt, and Lyndon B. Johnson (in civil rights) - to show how they first recognized leadership qualities within themselves, and were recognized by others as leaders.

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  • What makes a president great?

  • By tru britty on 09-25-18

Thanks for bringing my favorite men to life

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Reviewed: 09-29-18

What a beautiful story. Doris has done it again. She brings the men back to life in the truest form. Thank you for the privilege of reading your research on the men of such greatness, written so well.

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