Hannibal and Me: What History's Greatest Military Strategist Can Teach Us About Success and Failure

Unabridged Audiobook

Written By: Andreas Kluth

Narrated By: Sean Runnette

Publisher: Tantor Media

Date: January 2012

Duration: 12 hours 4 minutes


The lives of Hannibal and his Roman enemies are the stuff of legend. But these classic stories contain truths with relevance today: The seeds of our successes lie in our failures, and within our successes are the kernels of our failure. Knowing how to recognize these paradoxes will help us to be more effective at work, at school, at home, and with others.

A big new idea book that springs from ancient history, Hannibal and Me explores these exciting ideas by analyzing the experiences of Hannibal and others who made their mark on history. By turns a riveting adventure tale, a compelling human drama, and an insightful guide to understanding behavior, this is essential listening for successful people and for those who seek to transform misfortune into success.