Team of Rivals – Doris Kearns Goodwin
Team of Rivals is a brilliant, multi-million selling biography, now the inspiration for a major Stephen Spielberg film starring Daniel Day-Lewis
‚A wonderful book . . . a remarkable study in leadership’
‚The most uplifting book that I have read in the last two decades. Sensational’
Team of Rivals shows how Abraham Lincoln saved Civil War-torn America by appointing his fiercest rivals to key cabinet positions.
As well as a thrilling piece of narrative history, it’s an inspiring study of one of the greatest leaders the world has ever seen.
‚I have not enjoyed a history book as much for years’
‚A brilliant book … I couldn’t get enough of it’
Sir Alex Ferguson
‚A fabulously engrossing, exciting narrative in the grand old style … overflowing with colour and character’
‚A portrait of Lincoln as a virtuosic politician and managerial genius’
Michiko Kakutani, New York Times