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Washington A Legacy of Leadership

By Paul Vickery and Stephen Mansfield
Published by Thomas Nelson

Average Blogger Rating: 4.03 Stars

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On 1/17 Eric S. Mueller wrote: This is a review that has been in the pipeline since sometime near the end of 2011. I got this book as an electronic download from Thomas Nelson's Booksneeze program. I started reading it, and got sidetracked through 2012.George Washington is a larger than life figure. He's regarded as the father of ... Book Review: Washington- A Legacy of Leadership by Paul S. Vickery

Eric S. 's Rating:

5 Stars

On 1/12 maybeiamthecrazy wrote: As part of Thomas Nelson’s The Generals series about American military leaders, Washington takes the reader through the life of one of our first generals and our first commander-in-chief: George Washington.  Beginning with pre-Revolution events and leading up to his presidency, this book chronicles ... Washington: A Legacy of Leadership by Paul S. Vickery and Stephen Mansfield

maybeiamthecrazy's Rating:

4 Stars

On 12/6 R. Christopher wrote: Paul Vickery and Stephen Mansfield          Thomas Nelson, 2011.While I'm not fascinated in particular with George Washington, I thought reading through Thomas Nelson's The Generals series might fill in gaps in my knowledge of American history.  They have quite a few book ... Washington: A Legacy of Leadership

R. Christopher's Rating:

3 Stars

On 11/28 Robert Marx wrote: President George Washington, arguably more than any other person, personified exactly what an American was by establishing the model of government, helping to ensure ratification of the constitution by the states,and defending her with life, limb, and treasure. This book represents an encompassing examination ... Review of Washington: A Legacy of Leadership by Vickery & Mansfield

Robert's Rating:

4 Stars

On 10/4 maral wrote: This book written by Paul Vickery and Stephen Mansfield is the first one I have got from the site I can say now, that I am really happy for this choice. The book leads us through the life of one of the greatest man who ever lived. Everybody knows the name of the first American ... Washington: A Legacy of Leadership

maral's Rating:

4 Stars

On 9/30 chanlynnadams wrote: I selected this book because presidential history is infinitely fascinating. Although I was hoping to learn more about Washington, the person, I came away learning more about Washington, the leader--which, of course, was the real purpose of Vickery's book. It reads more like an essay, with little detailed ... Appropriate Title

chanlynnadams' Rating:

4 Stars

On 9/30 Lisa wrote: The reason, I chose Washington: A Legacy of Leadership by Paul Vickery and Stephen Mansfield was for the most part because I felt that although I knew some about Washington as leader, I know very little about Washington the man. Throughout the book, there are many lesser-known facts about Washington’s ... Washington

Lisa's Rating:

4 Stars

On 9/27 dm wrote: My first book was Washington, A Legacy of Leadership by Paul Vickery and Stephen Mansfield. I selected this book, because after a visit to Mount Vernon a couple years ago, I had been wanting to learn more about George Washington, who was, by nearly all accounts a fascinating, kind man. I was looking ... Book Nook: Washington: A legacy of leadership

dm's Rating:

3 Stars

On 9/24 Ryan Adair wrote: Paul Vickery’s book on George Washington was wonderfully written and carefully crafted. Following Washington’s military career, the reader is absorbed into his life and how he become the army general, how he took the military from infancy to a more professionally formed unit, and how he fought and ... Review of Washington: A Legacy of Leadership

Ryan's Rating:

4 Stars

On 8/31 Tom Giangreco wrote: I came across Washington by Dr. Paul Vickery while scanning the list of available books on BookSneeze, of which I am a member. However, it was not only the book title, but the author that caught my interest. I knew him as one of my professors in college and one of my favorites. His love for history in ... Washington: A Legacy of Leadership (The Generals) - Paul Vickery

Tom's Rating:

4 Stars