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McCain : the myth of a maverick

Author: Matt Welch
Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Palgrave Macmillan, 2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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A not very flattering biography of John McCain.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Welch, Matt, 1968-
McCain.
New York, N.Y. : Palgrave Macmillan, 2007
(OCoLC)608339653
Named Person: John McCain; John McCain; John McCain; John MacCain; John (Politiker) McCain
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Matt Welch
ISBN: 9780230603967 0230603963
OCLC Number: 156822178
Description: xxx, 226 pages ; 25 cm
Contents: Preface: The unexamined candidate --
Cowboys and Indians --
The defiant one --
The elitist --
Maverick vs. "maverick" --
The 12-step guide to becoming president --
Forgive them, Father, for I have sinned --
Anger management --
Healing Vietnam --
Theodore redux --
Bomb bomb bomb, bomb bomb Iran --
The crooked talk express --
Epilogue: The thirteeenth step.
Responsibility: Matt Welch.
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McCain is one of the most familiar, sympathetic and overexposed figures in American politics, yet his concrete governing philosophy and actual track record have been left curiously unexamined. In  Read more...

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'If the world doesn't know who Republican presidential nominee John McCain is as yet, it certainly will do whatever happens in the US elections on 4th November. Welch, editor of Reason Magazine, has Read more...

 
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