Power Ambition Glory: The Stunning Parallels Between Great Leaders of the Ancient World and Today...and the Lessons You Can Learn

  • 12h 45m 48s
  • John Prevas, Steve Forbes
  • Recorded Books, Inc.
  • 2008

Steve Forbes, former presidential candidate and CEO of Forbes, Inc., and classics professor John Prevas team up to tell the riveting story of the parallel and powerful lessons that the great leaders of the classical world have for today's leaders in business and politics.

In this Audiobook

  • Chapter 1. THE PERSIAN EMPIRE: Cultural Diversity, Self-Determination, and the Art of Making Money
  • Chapter 2. CYRUS THE GREAT: Lessons in Tolerance and Includion
  • Chapter 3. CLASSICAL GREECE: Do Thinkers Make Good Leaders?
  • Chapter 4. XENOPHON: Building Consensus and Finding Direction
  • Chapter 5. ALEXANDER THE GREAT: The Price of Arrogance
  • Chapter 6. CARTHAGE: A Businessman's Paradise
  • Chapter 7. HANNIBAL OF CARTHAGE: Innovation
  • Chapter 8. THE ROMAN REPUBLIC: The Ultimate Multinational
  • Chapter 9. JULIUS CAESAR: Ego and Ambition
  • Chapter 10. AUGUSTUS: Stability and Moderation