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Invincibility, challenges and leadership

By: Rao, K. V. Krishna.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: Hyderabad Orient BlackSwan 2011Description: xiii, 438 p.ISBN: 9788125041870.Subject(s): Command of troops | Leadership - HistoryDDC classification: 355.33041 Summary: Invincibility, Challenges and Leadership is a product of a thorough study and understanding of history, combined with the authorDsextensivepersonalandprofessionalexperienceinthearmyandgovernment.K.V.KrishnaRaohasusedhiswide-rangingresearchandexperiencetogivethereaderanover-viewofthedevelopmentandriseofafewcivilisationsandempiresinthecourseofhumanhistory,andtoexaminethereasonsfortheirdownfall.Hetakesanin-depthlookatthecausesandconsequencesofmajorwarsinthetwentiethcentury;andtheprogressofthewars,explainingthecourseandimpactofmajorbattlesfought.Theauthorthencloselylooksatthelifeandroleofmajorpoliticalandmilitaryrulers,toillustratethedevelopmentofthesegreatleadersandexaminetheimpacttheyhadonevents.Theseexamplesareusedtoidentifytheroleofleadershipindefiningevents,thecharacteristicsandvirtuesofgoodleadership,andtheconsequencesofthepresenceoftheseleadersindirectingevents.(http://www.orientlongman.com/display.asp?categoryID=0&isbn=978-81-250-4187-0)
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Invincibility, Challenges and Leadership is a product of a thorough study and understanding of history, combined with the authorDsextensivepersonalandprofessionalexperienceinthearmyandgovernment.K.V.KrishnaRaohasusedhiswide-rangingresearchandexperiencetogivethereaderanover-viewofthedevelopmentandriseofafewcivilisationsandempiresinthecourseofhumanhistory,andtoexaminethereasonsfortheirdownfall.Hetakesanin-depthlookatthecausesandconsequencesofmajorwarsinthetwentiethcentury;andtheprogressofthewars,explainingthecourseandimpactofmajorbattlesfought.Theauthorthencloselylooksatthelifeandroleofmajorpoliticalandmilitaryrulers,toillustratethedevelopmentofthesegreatleadersandexaminetheimpacttheyhadonevents.Theseexamplesareusedtoidentifytheroleofleadershipindefiningevents,thecharacteristicsandvirtuesofgoodleadership,andtheconsequencesofthepresenceoftheseleadersindirectingevents.(http://www.orientlongman.com/display.asp?categoryID=0&isbn=978-81-250-4187-0)

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