Hannibal and Me: What History's Greatest Military Strategist by Andreas Kluth

By Andreas Kluth

A dynamic and interesting strategy to comprehend good fortune and failure, in the course of the lifetime of Hannibal, one in every of history's maximum generals.

The lifetime of Hannibal, the Carthaginian basic who crossed the Alps along with his military in 218 B.C.E., is the stuff of legend. And the epic offerings he and his rivals made-on the battlefield and in other places in life-offer classes approximately responding to our victories and our defeats which are as correct at the present time as they have been greater than 2,000 years in the past. an important new thought ebook encouraged by way of historical heritage, Hannibal and Me explores the truths at the back of triumph and catastrophe in our lives via studying the selections made by way of Hannibal and others, together with Albert Einstein, Eleanor Roosevelt, Steve Jobs, Ernest Shackleton, and Paul Cézanne-men and girls who realized from their mistakes.

By displaying why a few humans conquer failure and others succumb to it, and why a few fall sufferer to luck whereas others thrive on it, Hannibal and Me demonstrates tips on how to realize the seeds of good fortune inside our personal mess ups and the threats of failure hidden in our successes. the result's a page-turning event story, a compelling human drama, and an insightful consultant to realizing habit. this can be crucial analyzing for a person who seeks to rework misfortune into luck at paintings, at domestic, and in lifestyles.

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