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Lincoln on Leadership for Today : Abraham Lincoln's Approach to Twenty-first-century Issues - Reprint

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“Don Phillips has done it again . . . bringing Lincoln’s brilliant leadership to life. Lincoln’s brilliance is as relevant today as it was a century and half ago.” — George Bodenheimer, former president, ESPN, and author of Every Town Is a Sports Town
 
How can President Lincoln’s wisdom be applied to the most pressing conflicts of modern-day America?
 
With a characteristically fresh and perceptive reading of Abraham Lincoln’s own writings and speeches, best-selling author Donald T. Phillips reveals how America’s sixteenth president handled many of the same national dilemmas we face today. Looking to Lincoln’s exemplary leadership of a fractured nation, Phillips offers a deeply relevant analysis of how Lincoln’s example could help forge solutions to the many issues and divisions challenging our country now.
 
“[An] intelligent and often moving look at one of the nation’s greatest presidents . . . Using his extensive knowledge of Lincoln, Phillips makes convincing cases throughout for what the nineteenth-century statesman’s opinion would be on a wide array of issues faced by the twenty-first-century United States, including climate change, torture, immigration, and equal pay for women. For readers who find present-day politics almost too much to contemplate, Phillips’s closing vision of Lincoln witnessing the ‘current state of affairs’ will be especially poignant and bittersweet.” — Publishers Weekly
 
Edition: Reprint
Number of Pages: 324
Genre: Business + Money Management
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Author: Donald T. Phillips
Language: English
Street Date: February 6, 2018
TCIN: 52152322
UPC: 9781328745699
Item Number (DPCI): 248-42-1641
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