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Angela Merkel

The Biography of Germany's Favorite Chancellor and her Leadership Role in Europe

United Library



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United Library
17 July 2023
Series: Politics
"This book about Angela Dorothea Merkel is a comprehensive and engaging exploration of the life and political career of one of the most influential figures in contemporary European history. From her humble beginnings in Hamburg to her remarkable tenure as Germany's first female chancellor, Angela Merkel's journey is one of perseverance, intellect, and unwavering dedication to public service. In this meticulously researched book, readers are taken on a captivating narrative that traces Merkel's life from her early years in East Germany to her pivotal role in shaping the European Union and global politics. Drawing upon a wealth of primary sources and interviews, the author delves into Merkel's transformation from a research scientist to a political powerhouse, defying societal norms and blazing a trail for women in leadership.

The book provides a nuanced understanding of Merkel's political ideology and leadership style, highlighting her pragmatism, commitment to consensus-building, and steadfast approach to governance. Readers will gain insight into her key policy initiatives, including her response to the financial and refugee crises, her focus on renewable energy, and her efforts to strengthen transatlantic relations. The author also explores Merkel's relationships with other world leaders, examining the dynamics of her partnerships and the impact of her diplomatic acumen. Beyond the political realm, this book delves into Merkel's personal life, offering glimpses into her upbringing, family, and the formative experiences that shaped her worldview.

The book paints a multidimensional portrait of a woman who, through her intelligence, pragmatism, and integrity, rose to become one of the most respected and influential leaders of her time. As readers turn the pages, they will be captivated by the challenges and triumphs of Merkel's journey, gaining a deeper understanding of the complex interplay between politics, leadership, and personal conviction. ""Angela Dorothea Merkel: A Legacy of Leadership"" is an essential read for anyone seeking to grasp the indelible mark left by this remarkable stateswoman on the global stage."

Imprint:   United Library
Dimensions:   Height: 203mm,  Width: 127mm,  Spine: 5mm
Weight:   109g
ISBN:   9789464900002
ISBN 10:   9464900008
Series:   Politics
Pages:   100
Publication Date:  
Audience:   General/trade ,  ELT Advanced
Format:   Paperback
Publisher's Status:   Active

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