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Product Description: You may have mastered every other skill a manager could possibly learn, but none of that will matter if you have not learnt to build and sustain your team effectively to begin with. Most tasks in modern business are carried out by teams, so the skill of ensuring that your team works to the best of its abilities is vital if you are to achieve your business aims...read more

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9780330504232 | Pan Macmillan, September 4, 2009, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: You may have mastered every other skill a manager could possibly learn, but none of that will matter if you have not learnt to build and sustain your team effectively to begin with.
9780330298094 | Pan Books Ltd, February 1, 2003, cover price $13.99 | About this edition: Most tasks in modern business are carried out by teams, so the ability to build and lead them is a vital management.

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Product Description: What motivates people is an important consideration for captains of industry, commerce, and the public sector -- in fact anyone in a position of leadership. Leadership and Motivation explores the subject in depth. Leadership guru John Adair reassesses the theories of Herzberg and Maslow -- still the major contributors to our understanding of motivation -- in the context of Action-Centered Leadership, the concept pioneered and developed by the author...read more

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9780749447984 | Kogan Page Ltd, January 1, 2007, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: What motivates people is an important consideration for captains of industry, commerce, and the public sector -- in fact anyone in a position of leadership.

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Product Description: A prescription for leadership development that answers vital questions about leadership training John Adair transformed the world's understanding of how leadership works. Now this world-renowned authority unleashes his secret of business success: Excellence of leadership on strategic, operational and team levels...read more

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9780749443634 | Kogan Page Ltd, July 31, 2005, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: ""Authoritative & wise"" -- Warren Bennis ""John Adair is without doubt one of the foremost thinkers on leadership in the world"" -- Sir John Harvey-Jones There is a revolution underway.

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9780749448394 | Kogan Page Ltd, December 1, 2006, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: A prescription for leadership development that answers vital questions about leadership training John Adair transformed the world's understanding of how leadership works.

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Offering guidance on what is needed to become a leader, this book explores the fundamental aspects of leadership. Drawing from the day to day realities of management, it presents a study of what a leader actually has to do. The author's views are presented as a dialogue with a young business executive, who is soon to become a strategic leader.

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9780749438999 | 3 edition (Kogan Page Ltd, March 1, 2003), cover price $22.50 | About this edition: * Long awaited new edition of the classic best-seller

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9780749446321 | 3 edition (Kogan Page Ltd, March 30, 2006), cover price $17.50 | About this edition: Offering guidance on what is needed to become a leader, this book explores the fundamental aspects of leadership.

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Product Description: This book is a practical master-class in how to manage both yourself and others to provide a team that is motivated, creative and high-performing.Internationally recognised as a writer, teacher and consultant, Professor John Adair has written 27 books and numerous articles on leadership and management development: this is the distillation of a career's thought and practice into one book...read more
By John Eric Adair (editor)

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9781854182043 | Thorogood, November 30, 2005, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: This book is a practical master-class in how to manage both yourself and others to provide a team that is motivated, creative and high-performing.

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Product Description: ""A good leadership book should result in honest reflection. John Adair's latest work achieves just that ...Should encourage and inspire the reader to self-assess -- an important step on the road to becoming a better leader."" -- Management Today

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9780749444563 | Kogan Page Ltd, October 31, 2005, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: ""A good leadership book should result in honest reflection.

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Product Description: There are many books on communcation. Few writers, however, share John Adair's wide experience of management and leadership development in both business and military spheres, which adds a rarely found depth and insight to hard-edged practical techniques...read more

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9781854182289 | Thorogood, June 22, 2005, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: There are many books on communcation.

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Product Description: Who are the great leaders in history and what have they got to teach us today about the nature and practice of leadership? A wide range of inspiring leaders, from Loo Tau and Machiavelli to Thatcher and Mandela. This book is a unique approach to leadership by a writer internationally acknowledged as a major influence on leadership studies...read more

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9781854182074 | Thorogood, April 30, 2005, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Who are the great leaders in history and what have they got to teach us today about the nature and practice of leadership?

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9780742531819 | Sheed & Ward, January 1, 2004, cover price $20.01

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9780742531826 | Sheed & Ward, January 1, 2004, cover price $10.01
9781580511322 | Sheed & Ward, October 1, 2003, cover price $14.95

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Product Description: "A good leadership book should result in honest reflection. John Adair's latest work achieves just that ...Should encourage and inspire the reader to self-assess -- an important step on the road to becoming a better leader." -- Management Today (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780749440466 | Kogan Page Ltd, August 1, 2003, cover price $22.50 | About this edition: "A good leadership book should result in honest reflection.

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Product Description: The art of good leadership is highly prized and demands a keen ability to appraise, understand and inspire both colleagues and subordinates. "Effective Leadership" is structured to ensure a steady, easily acquired insight into leadership skills, helping you to: understand leadership - what you have to be, know and do; develop leadership abilities - defining the task, planning, briefing, controlling and setting and example; and grow as a leader - making certain your organization encourages leaders to emerge...read more

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9780330302302 | Pan Books Ltd, February 1, 2003, cover price $13.99 | About this edition: The art of good leadership is highly prized and demands a keen ability to appraise, understand and inspire both colleagues and subordinates.

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Product Description: Two thousand years on, Jesus of Nazareth still attracts hundreds of millions of followers world wide. A genius for leadership is self-evident and yet John Adair, the internationally renowned author and consultant on leadership, finds that little has been said or written about this aspect of Jesus, despite the world's hunger for visionary, inspirational leaders...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780829815108 | Pilgrim Pr, October 1, 2002, cover price $16.00 | About this edition: Two thousand years on, Jesus of Nazareth still attracts hundreds of millions of followers world wide.

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Product Description: A collection of group and individual training activities that help trainers improve their employees' crucial management skills. The activities will introduce and teach leadership, teamwork, interpersonal communication, rational and creative thinking and problem solving among others...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780814471111 | Lslf edition (Amacom Books, April 1, 2001), cover price $99.95 | About this edition: A collection of group and individual training activities that help trainers improve their employees' crucial management skills.

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Product Description: This volume traces the origins of the Puritans in the religious and political turmoil of 17th-century England with the foundation of New England and the English Civil War as the double climax. It concludes with a chapter exploring and assessing the Puritan heritage of the United States and its influence on the modern world...read more

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9780750919500 | Sutton Pub Ltd, October 1, 1998, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: This volume traces the origins of the Puritans in the religious and political turmoil of 17th-century England with the foundation of New England and the English Civil War as the double climax.

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Product Description: This anthology uses original sources to provide eyewitness accounts of the English Civil War, conveying what it felt like to fight at Edgehill, or watch your house being ransacked or find your brother fighting on the other side. Over 50 participants are heard and placed in context...read more

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9780750918589 | Sutton Pub Ltd, September 1, 1998, cover price $21.95 | About this edition: This anthology uses original sources to provide eyewitness accounts of the English Civil War, conveying what it felt like to fight at Edgehill, or watch your house being ransacked or find your brother fighting on the other side.

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Product Description: Sir William Waller has been largely neglected in histories of the English Civil War and yet in 1645, when Waller had commanded a Parliamentary army for over two years, Oliver Cromwell was still one of his subordinates. Waller achieved distinction as a Parliamentarian General in the early years of the war, successively becoming Major General in the West, General of an army to be raised largely by the Independents, and Major General of the Southern Association...read more

Hardcover:

9780750913126 | Sutton Pub Ltd, December 1, 1997, cover price $44.95 | About this edition: Sir William Waller has been largely neglected in histories of the English Civil War and yet in 1645, when Waller had commanded a Parliamentary army for over two years, Oliver Cromwell was still one of his subordinates.

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The author presents his philosophy for developing leaders in addition to his comments regarding the application of these principles

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9780077070762 | McGraw-Hill, May 1, 1989, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: The author presents his philosophy for developing leaders in addition to his comments regarding the application of these principles

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Product Description: You may have mastered every other skill a manager could possibly learn, but none of that will matter if you have not learnt to build and sustain your team effectively to begin with. Most tasks in modern business are carried out by teams, so the skill of ensuring that your team works to the best of its abilities is vital if you are to achieve your business aims...read more

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9780566026058 | Gower Pub Co, August 1, 1986, cover price $43.95 | About this edition: You may have mastered every other skill a manager could possibly learn, but none of that will matter if you have not learnt to build and sustain your team effectively to begin with.

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9780893971953 | Nichols Pub Co, August 1, 1984, cover price $39.50

Product Description: A self-help title which offers advice on developing leadership skills. Draws upon examples of leadership in action - commercial, historical and military - to identify the essential requirements of good leadership.

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9780566024115 | Gower Pub Co, August 1, 1983, cover price $43.95 | About this edition: A self-help title which offers advice on developing leadership skills.

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Product Description: Detailed book about Shrines and Saints in Britain and Ireland with great photographs

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9780500250617 | Thames & Hudson, July 1, 1978, cover price $12.98 | About this edition: Detailed book about Shrines and Saints in Britain and Ireland with great photographs

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