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Profiles in courage

Author: John F Kennedy; Emil Weiss; Robert F Kennedy
Publisher: New York : Harper & Row, 1964, ©1961.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Juvenile audience : English : Young readers memorial edition, abridgedView all editions and formats
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Brief biographical sketches of eight United States Senators who displayed courage by acting according to principles that they believed in even though doing so meant unpopularity and criticism.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Juvenile works
Biography Juvenile literature
Material Type: Biography, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John F Kennedy; Emil Weiss; Robert F Kennedy
OCLC Number: 8991306
Description: 164 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Contents: Courage and politics --
John Quincy Adams --
Daniel Webster --
Thomas Hart Benton --
Sam Houston --
Edmund G. Ross --
Lucius Quintus Cincinnatus Lamar --
George Norris --
Robert A. Taft --
Other men of political courage --
The meaning of courage.
Responsibility: John F. Kennedy ; special memorial foreword by Robert F. Kennedy ; illustrations by Emil Weiss.

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Brief biographical sketches of eight United States Senators who displayed courage by acting according to principles that they believed in even though doing so meant unpopularity and criticism.

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