Lee and Chamberlain approaches to leadership.

Lee and Chamberlain had very different approaches to leadership.

“Two things an officer must do, to lead men….You must care for your men’s welfare. You must show physical courage.”

~ Chamberlain

“To be a good soldier, you must love the army. But to be a good officer you must be willing to order the death of the thing you love.”

~ Lee

Q1: What strengths emerged when either of these philosophies were employed? What weaknesses were revealed?

Q2: As you reflect on the book, what is the single greatest lesson you will be taking away from it?

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