Heroes: From Alexander the Great and Julius Caesar to Churchill and de Gaulle by Paul JohnsonHeroes: From Alexander the Great and Julius Caesar to Churchill and de Gaulle by Paul Johnson

Heroes: From Alexander the Great and Julius Caesar to Churchill and de Gaulle

byPaul Johnson

Paperback | December 2, 2008

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A galaxy of legendary figures from the annals of Western history

In this enlightening and entertaining work, Paul Johnson, the bestselling author of Intellectuals and Creators, approaches the subject of heroism with stirring examples of men and women from every age, walk of life, and corner of the planet who have inspired and transformed not only their own cultures but the entire world as well.

Heroes includes:

Samson, Judith, and Deborah • Henry V and Joan of Arc • Elizabeth I and Walter Raleigh • George Washington, the Duke of Wellington, and Lord Nelson • Emily Dickinson • Abraham Lincoln and Robert E. Lee • Mae West and Marilyn Monroe • Ronald Reagan, Margaret Thatcher, and Pope John Paul II

About The Author

Paul Johnson is a historian whose work ranges over the millennia and the whole gamut of human activities. He regularly writes book reviews for several UK magazines and newspapers, such as theLiterary ReviewandThe Spectator, and he lectures around the world. He lives in London, England.
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Title:Heroes: From Alexander the Great and Julius Caesar to Churchill and de GaulleFormat:PaperbackDimensions:336 pages, 8 × 5.31 × 0.76 inPublished:December 2, 2008Publisher:HarperCollinsLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0061143170

ISBN - 13:9780061143175

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