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Xenophon's Cyrus the Great : the arts of leadership and war

Author: Xenophon.; Larry Hedrick
Publisher: New York : Truman Talley Books/Saint Martin's Press, 2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Tells the story about Cyrus the Great's military campaigns. This work allows business executives and managers, military officers, and government officials, to learn about and benefit from Cyrus the  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Fiction
Named Person: Cyrus, the Great King of Persia; Cyrus, the Great King of Persia
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Xenophon.; Larry Hedrick
ISBN: 0312355319 9780312355319
Language Note: Translated from the Ancient Greek.
OCLC Number: 63187536
Notes: Based on the 1906 English translation of Henry Graham Dakyns.
Description: 295 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: 1. Boldness at the beginning --
2. Advice fit for royalty --
3. Rules to compete by --
4. Seize the day --
5. Swelling the ranks --
6. Spurs to speed --
7. Hearts joined as one --
8. Shifting the balance --
9. Straight on to success --
10. kindness of friends --
11. Mastering the ego --
12. To change the world --
13. clash of arms --
14. On the wings of victory --
15. temptations of success --
16. When harmony reigns --
17. Leadership and cunning --
18. wisdom of the ages.
Other Titles: Cyropaedia.
Cyrus the Great
Responsibility: edited with and introduction by Larry Hedrick.
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"This is a classic leadership book and, according to Peter Drucker, is "the earliest book on the subject and still the best book on leadership."

 
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