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Famous Leaders

Who are the most noteworthy leaders in business? What is the secret of their success? And what can we learn from them?

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The Way to Wealth
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Benjamin Franklin

Applewood Books, 1986

(9)

Long Walk to Freedom
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Nelson Mandela

Little, Brown, 2000

(10)

Win
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Frank I. Luntz

Hyperion, 2011

(7)

The Everything Store
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Brad Stone

Little, Brown, 2013

(8)

George Washington on Leadership
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Richard Brookhiser

Basic Books, 2008

(8)

The Snowball
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Alice Schroeder

Bantam, 2008

(10)

Team of Rivals
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Doris Kearns Goodwin

Simon & Schuster, 2012

(8)

The Prime Movers
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Edwin A. Locke

AMACOM, 2000

(8)

Do Nothing!
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J. Keith Murnighan

Portfolio, 2012

(7)

The Science of Success
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Charles G. Koch

John Wiley & Sons, Inc., 2007

(7)

Guts
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Robert A. Lutz

John Wiley & Sons, Inc., 1998

(10)

10 Simple Secrets of the World's Greatest Business Communicators
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Carmine Gallo

Sourcebooks, 2005

(6)

A Class With Drucker
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William A. Cohen

AMACOM, 2007

(6)

The First Tycoon
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T.J. Stiles

Knopf, 2009

(9)

The Essential Art of War
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Sun-Tzu and Ralph D. Sawyer

Basic Books, 2005

(8)

The Master Switch
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Tim Wu

Knopf, 2010

(9)

Steve Jobs
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Walter Isaacson

Simon & Schuster, 2011

(8)

The Powers to Lead
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Joseph Nye Jr.

Oxford UP, 2008

(8)

Unlabel
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Marc Ecko

Touchstone, 2013

(8)

Überpreneurs
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Peter Andrews and Fiona Wood

Palgrave Macmillan, 2014

(7)

Like a Virgin
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Richard Branson

Portfolio, 2012

(7)

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