At a time when male role models are moe often than not more examples of how not to behave, Walter Newell finds inspiration and guidance in the words of great thinkers of the past and present, including: Homer, Sir Thomas Mallory, Goethe, and John F. Kennedy.
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Book Description Regan Books, 2000. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Dust Jacket Condition: New. First Edition. At a time when all of America is debating the wayward course of contemporary manhood, one thing has been missing from the conversation: a source to which concerned readers might turn for guidance and inspiration, a path back to the wisdom of our shared tradition of manly virtues. Missing, that is, until now. In What Is A Man? historian and commentator Waller R. Newell collects three thousand years of the finest and most thought-provoking writings on the subject of manhood. Introduced and placed in context by Newell's incisive and illuminating commentary, each of the eight sections in this volume addresses one aspect of the shared traditions of manliness--from wisdom to chivalry to nobility. Navy cloth with gold spine lettering. xxvi, 790pp. Full refund if not satisfied. Bookseller Inventory # 034106
Book Description Regan Books, 2000. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 0060392967
Book Description Regan Books, 2000. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. 1st. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0060392967
Book Description Regan Books, 2000. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P110060392967