IntroductionChapter 1. PatronageChapter 2. MeritChapter 3. CharismaChapter 4. Coup d'etatChapter 5. ManipulationChapter 6. FearChapter 7. ElectionChapter 8. InheritanceExecutive Reflections on Leadership and Power
'Whether you are studying leadership, or doing leadership, this is a rollicking good read, and a fabulously rich book.' - Ken Parry, Professor of Leadership Studies and co-Director of the Deakin Leadership Centre, Australia
He came to France an immigrant and left an exile - but, in a career spanning just 35 years, he became general, consul and emperor.