Courage Under Fire: Testing Epictetus's Doctrines in a Laboratory of Human Behavior

Courage Under Fire: Testing Epictetus's Doctrines in a Laboratory of Human Behavior

by James B. Stockdale
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0817936920

ISBN-13: 9780817936921

Pub. Date: 12/01/1993

Publisher: Hoover Institution Press

When physical disability from combat wounds brought about Jim Stockdale's early retirement from military life, he had the distinction of being the only three-star officer in the history of the navy to wear both aviator wings and the Congressional Medal of Honor. His writings have been many and varied, but all converge on the central theme of how man can rise with

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When physical disability from combat wounds brought about Jim Stockdale's early retirement from military life, he had the distinction of being the only three-star officer in the history of the navy to wear both aviator wings and the Congressional Medal of Honor. His writings have been many and varied, but all converge on the central theme of how man can rise with dignity to prevail in the face of adversity.

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ISBN-13:
9780817936921
Publisher:
Hoover Institution Press
Publication date:
12/01/1993
Series:
Hoover Insitute Studies , #6
Pages:
32
Sales rank:
283,596
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.10(d)

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