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Leadership In War: Essential Lessons From Those Who Made History

Tim Ireland
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A bronze statue of Britain's World War II leader Sir Winston Churchill, by sculptor Ivor Roberts-Jones, stands in Parliament Square in London.

This program originally aired on  11-26-19

On this edition of River to River, award-winning historian Andrew Roberts joins host Ben Kieffer to talk about his latest book “Leadership In War, Essential Lessons From Those Who Made History.”  In his book, Roberts makes a comparison of nine world leaders who guided their nations through the greatest wars the world has ever seen and how their unique strenghs and weaknesses changed the course of human history.


  •  Andrew Roberts, British Historian and Journalist  
Ben Kieffer is the host of IPR's River to River
Rick Brewer was a producer for IPR's Talk of Iowa and River to River