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Author Bell, David A. (David Avrom), author.

Title Men on horseback : the power of charisma in the Age of Revolution / David A. Bell.

Edition First edition
Publication Info. New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2020.
Location Call No. Status
 Nichols Adult Nonfiction-NEW  909.7 BEL    ON HOLDSHELF
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Description 335 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 283-317) and index.
Contents Mr. Boswell Goes to Corsica -- American Idol -- Waiting for Caesar in France -- The Spartacus of the Caribbean -- Liberator and Dictator -- Epilogue: Charisma and Democracy -- Excursus: Writing Charisma into History.
Summary "A group biography of Pasquale Paoli, George Washington, Toussaint Louverture, Napoleon Bonaparte, and Simon Bolivar with an emphasis on charismatic leadership."-- Provided by publisher.
Subject Biography -- 18th century.
Charisma (Personality trait)
Political leadership.
Statesmen -- Biography.
Generals -- Biography.
Added Title Power of charisma in the Age of Revolution
ISBN 9780374207922 (hardcover)
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