Leadership Books for Operation Paperback

Books on leadership is the most hotly requested genre for troops!  Here are some classics, as well as some unexpected gems.

In the Notes section of your order, just include "For Operation Paperback - Do Not Ship."

Leaders: Myth and Reality Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780525534372
Published: Portfolio - October 23rd, 2018

An instant national bestseller!

Stanley McChrystal, the retired US Army general and bestselling author of Team of Teams, profiles thirteen of history’s great leaders, including Walt Disney, Coco Chanel, and Robert E. Lee, to show that leadership is not what you think it is—and never was.

The Coaching Habit: Say Less, Ask More & Change the Way You Lead Forever Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780978440749
Published: Page Two - February 29th, 2016

Make Your Bed: Little Things That Can Change Your Life...And Maybe the World Cover Image
ISBN: 9781455570249
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Published: Grand Central Publishing - April 4th, 2017

Based on a Navy SEAL's inspiring graduation speech, this #1 New York Times bestseller of powerful life lessons "should be read by every leader in America" (Wall Street Journal).

If you want to change the world, start off by making your bed.

Dereliction of Duty: Johnson, McNamara, the Joint Chiefs of Staff, and the Lies That Led to Vietnam Cover Image
ISBN: 9780060929084
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Published: Harper Perennial - May 8th, 1998

"The war in Vietnam was not lost in the field, nor was it lost on the front pages of the New York Times or the college campuses. It was lost in Washington, D.C."  —H. R. McMaster (from the Conclusion)

Team of Teams: New Rules of Engagement for a Complex World Cover Image
ISBN: 9781591847489
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Published: Portfolio - May 12th, 2015

From the New York Times bestselling author of My Share of the Task and Leaders, a manual for leaders looking to make their teams more adaptable, agile, and unified in the midst of change.

Team of Rivals: The Political Genius of Abraham Lincoln Cover Image
ISBN: 9780743270755
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Published: Simon & Schuster - September 26th, 2006

Winner of the Lincoln Prize

Acclaimed historian Doris Kearns Goodwin illuminates Lincoln's political genius in this highly original work, as the one-term congressman and prairie lawyer rises from obscurity to prevail over three gifted rivals of national reputation to become president.

On May 18, 1860, William H. Seward, Salmon P.

Scipio Africanus: Greater Than Napoleon Cover Image
ISBN: 9781684116355
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Published: www.bnpublishing.com - October 3rd, 2018

Scipio Africanus (236-183 B.C.) was one of the most exciting and dynamic leaders in history. As commander, he never lost a battle. Yet it is his adversary, Hannibal, who has lived on in public memory.As B.H.

My Share of the Task: A Memoir Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781591846826
Published: Portfolio - January 28th, 2014

"General McChrystal is a legendary warrior with a fine eye for enduring lessons about leadership, courage, and consequence." —Tom Brokaw

Joker One: A Marine Platoon's Story of Courage, Leadership, and Brotherhood Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780812979565
Published: Random House Trade Paperbacks - January 12th, 2010

After graduating from Princeton, Donovan Campbell wanted to give back to his country, engage in the world, and learn to lead. So he joined the service, becoming a commander of a forty-man infantry platoon called Joker One. Campbell had just months to train and transform a ragtag group of brand-new Marines into a first-rate cohesive fighting unit, men who would become his family.

The Mask of Command: Alexander the Great, Wellington, Ulysses S. Grant, Hitler, and the Nature of Lea dership Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780140114065
Published: Penguin Books - October 4th, 1988

John Keegan’s brilliant look at the meaning of leadership


The 21 Irrefutable Laws of Leadership: Follow Them and People Will Follow You Cover Image
ISBN: 9780785288374
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Published: HarperCollins Leadership - September 16th, 2007

If you've never read The 21 Irrefutable Laws of Leadership, you've been missing out on one of the best-selling leadership books of all time. If you have read the original version, then you'll love this new expanded and updated one.

Internationally recognized leadership expert, speaker, and author John C. Maxwell has taken this million-seller and made it even better:

The 21 Irrefutable Laws of Leadership Workbook: Revised and Updated Cover Image
ISBN: 9781418526153
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Published: Harperchristian Resources - September 1st, 2007

Required reading for both developing and experienced leaders, this one-of-a-kind workbook companion to a leadership classic outlines the core leadership principles that will make you more effective, more influential, and more successful--wherever you are in your career.

The Leader's Bookshelf Cover Image
ISBN: 9781682471791
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Published: US Naval Institute Press - March 15th, 2017

For the last several years Adm. James Stavridis and his co-author, R.