Great Leaders: Amelia Earhart

Great Leaders: Amelia Earhart

by Nancy Nahra
     
 
Despite her storied accomplishments, famed aviator Amelia Earhart saw herself as a rather ordinary, hard-working person. Others saw her as far more than that. She had courage, tenacity, a thoroughly unflappable personality, and an extraordinary capacity for leadership and initiative. It wasn't until she was called upon to help others that she embraced the best parts

Overview

Despite her storied accomplishments, famed aviator Amelia Earhart saw herself as a rather ordinary, hard-working person. Others saw her as far more than that. She had courage, tenacity, a thoroughly unflappable personality, and an extraordinary capacity for leadership and initiative. It wasn't until she was called upon to help others that she embraced the best parts of herself. Here, in this short-form book, is her inspiring story, complete with lessons for leaders everywhere.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
2940016613666
Publisher:
New Word City, Inc.
Publication date:
10/21/2014
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
File size:
2 MB

Meet the Author

Nancy Nahra has published numerous articles in scholarly journals both in the United States and England. With Willard Sterne Randall, she has co-authored four volumes of history and biography. A Phi Beta Kappa graduate of Colby College in Maine, she holds an M.A. from Stanford University and a Ph.D. from Princeton. She has studied and been a tutor at the Ecole normale sup�rieure in Paris. Widely published as an award-winning poet, she has taught literature and language courses, as well as Latin classics in translation at the University of Vermont and later at John Cabot University in Rome, where she holds a permanent appointment as Visiting Professor of Humanities after having been Poet in Residence there. Most recently at Champlain College in Vermont, she was Professor of Humanities and also served as Coordinator for Humanities.

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