Heroes: From Alexander the Great and Julius Caesar to Churchill and De Gaulle
Publisher: Blackstone Audiobooks
Date: December 2007
Duration: 11 hours 7 minutes
In this enlightening and entertaining work, Paul Johnson continues his engaging history series. As he has done in previous books, he approaches the subject of heroism by example. Here are men and women from every age, walk of life, and corner of the world.
"Anyone is a hero who has been widely, persistently over long periods, and enthusiastically regarded as heroic by a reasonable person, or even an unreasonable one."-Paul Johnson