Table of contents for Heroes : from Alexander the Great and Julius Caesar to Churchill and de Gaulle / Paul Johnson.

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Contents
Introduction	What is a Hero?	00
1.	God¿s Heroes: Deborah, Judith, Samson and David	00
2.	Earth-Shakers: Alexander the Great and Julius Caesar	00
3.	Feminist Fire and Slaughter: Boudica	00
4.	Exemplary Heroes: Henry V and Joan of Arc	00
5.	Heroism in the Age of the Axe: St Thomas More, Lady Jane Grey, Mary Queen of Scots, Elizabeth I and Sir Walter Ralegh	00
6.	In the Roar of the Cannon¿s Mouth: Washington, Nelson and Wellington	00
7.	Tortured Heroism in a Man¿s World: Jane Welch Carlyle and Emily Dickinson	00
8.	Two Kinds of Nobility: Lincoln and Lee	00
9.	Cerebral Heroism: Ludwig Wittgenstein	00
10.	The Heroism of the Hostess: Lady Pamela Berry	00
11.	A Generous Hero and a Heroic Monster: Churchill and De Gaulle	00
12.	Heroism Behind the Greasepaint: Mae West and Marilyn Monroe	00
13.	The Heroic Trinity Who Tamed the Bear: Reagan, Thatcher and John Paul II	00
Epilogue	Any Future for Heroism?	00
Notes on Further Reading	00

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

Heroes -- Biography.
Women heroes -- Biography.
Leadership -- History.