Civilizations: Leadership DVD

Discovery Education

$59.95 $69.95
SKU: DC850297
Format: DVD
Grade Level:
Runtime: 55
Copyright: 2005

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Civilizations are judged by the quality of their leaders and the choices they make during times of war and #151; and peace. Compare the leadership styles and decisions of some of history's most powerful rulers. Includes one feature and three shorter segments.
  • Prosperity And Decline and #151; Examines the leaders and unwise choices that brought about the Roman empire's demise.
  • In Rome's Wake and #151; Explores how European kings and the Christian church filled the power vacuum left when the Western Roman empire fell.
  • The Politics of The Prince and #151; Looks at the leadership advice given by Niccolò Machiavelli in The Prince.
  • Emperor Napoleon and #151; Profiles this powerful French leader who crowned himself emperor and set his sights on all of Europe.