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McCain, John 1936-

Overview
Works: 493 works in 907 publications in 3 languages and 45,797 library holdings
Genres: Television news programs  History  Television press conferences  Case studies  Biography  Miscellanea  Documentary films  Anecdotes  Military history  War films 
Roles: Author, Interviewee, Speaker, Narrator, Commentator, Author of introduction, Correspondent
Classifications: PN4784.P69, 920
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Character is destiny : inspiring stories every young person should know and every adult should remember by John McCain( Book )
13 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 1,837 libraries worldwide
A volume of moral and ethical lessons presents a collection of profiles of individuals who exemplify such qualities and values as diligence, forgiveness, humor, confidence, and honesty
Hard call : great decisions and the extraordinary people who made them by John McCain( Book )
19 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,831 libraries worldwide
At some point in our lives, we all face tough decisions and have to make that hard call. In this book, Senator McCain and Mark Salter use experiences of both extraordinary people and people in extraordinary circumstances to describe the anatomy of a great decision. Highlights include: Henry Ford's decision to sacrifice his company's competitive edge by reducing the work day and guaranteeing a minimum wage; Branch Rickey's decision to offer Jackie Robinson a contract to play for the Brooklyn Dodgers in the face of public opposition; Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf 's decision to return to wartorn Liberia after receiving an economics degree from Harvard; General Fred Weyand's decision to redeploy fifteen of his battalions despite resistance from senior American military commanders in Vietnam; and much more.--From publisher description
Why courage matters : the way to a braver life by John McCain( Book )
11 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in English and held by 1,801 libraries worldwide
A reflection on courage presents a collection of stories of surpassing bravery and selfless devotion to duty and offers portraits of individuals--both famous and unheralded--who confronted adversity and triumphed
Why we fight by Frank Capra( visu )
6 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and held by 1,701 libraries worldwide
Explores a half-century of U.S. foreign policy from World War II to the Iraq War, revealing how, as Dwight Eisenhower had warned in his 1961 Farewell Address, political and corporate interests have become alarmingly entangled in the business of war. On a deeper level, what emerges is a portrait of a nation in transition--drifting dangerously far from her founding principles toward a more imperial and uncertain future
Thirteen soldiers : a personal history of Americans at war by John McCain( Book )
8 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 1,296 libraries worldwide
"John McCain's ... history of Americans at war, told through the personal accounts of thirteen remarkable soldiers who fought in major military conflicts from the Revolutionary War of 1776 to the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan"--Amazon.com
Hard call great decisions and the extraordinary people who made them by John McCain( Sound Recording )
13 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 1,139 libraries worldwide
McCain pays tribute to men and women who were important examples of composure, wisdom, and intellect in the face of tough decisions, in a volume that cites the examples of such figures as Henry Ford, Branch Rickey, and Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf
Meet the press ( visu )
22 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in English and held by 853 libraries worldwide
On this edition of Meet the Press: Ambassador Paul Bremer discusses his new book about is time in Iraq; John McWhorter, Taylor Branch, and Marian Wright Edelman discuss the legacy of Martin Luther King, Jr
Meet the press ( visu )
15 editions published between 1994 and 2010 in English and held by 619 libraries worldwide
On this edition of Meet the Press: Garrick Utley, Elizabeth Drew, and Tim Russert for a panel to discuss ongoing budget and income tax issues with Senator George Mitchell
Why courage matters by John McCain( Sound Recording )
13 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in English and held by 476 libraries worldwide
"In this inspiring meditation on courage, John McCain shares his favorite stories of people who have faced adversity and triumphed. For anyone who has ever wondered where courage comes from and how certain individuals are able to find the resolve to take great risks, McCain offers stories of fortitude and bravery. "I have spent time in the company of heroes," McCain writes, "and I was raised on tales of surpassing courage and selfless devotion to duty. I have seen and heard of Americans who overcame extraordinary challenges on behalf of their country in struggles almost mythic in their dimensions." An empowering audiobook that will strengthen the spirit of anyone who hears it, WHY COURAGE MATTERS is a testament to the power of the human spirit"--Container
Character is destiny [inspiring stories every young person should know and every adult should remember] by John McCain( Sound Recording )
16 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 366 libraries worldwide
Unabridged
Faith of my fathers ( visu )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 363 libraries worldwide
Based on the memoir by Senator John McCain and Mark Salter, Faith of my Fathers chronicles the younger years of Senator McCain's life, beginning as a hotshot Navy pilot through his five years of captivity as a prisoner of war in North Vietnam
On native soil ( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 302 libraries worldwide
True story of the tragic events of 9/11, based on the Commission Report study. Features interviews with family members, John McCain, Joe Lieberman and Max Cleland
Last letters home : voices of Americans from the battlefields of Iraq ( Book )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 300 libraries worldwide
Briefly profiles fourteen men and women from the U.S. armed forces who lost their lives fighting in Iraq and presents letters they wrote to their families that reveal the experiences and emotions of individuals changed by the perils of battle
Meet the press ( visu )
7 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in English and held by 273 libraries worldwide
On this edition of Meet the Press: Senator Henry M. Jackson discusses NATO
13 soldiers : a personal history of Americans at war by John McCain( Sound Recording )
6 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 273 libraries worldwide
John McCain's evocative history of Americans at war, told through the personal accounts of thirteen remarkable soldiers who fought in major military conflicts, from the Revolutionary War of 1776 to the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan
Meet the press ( visu )
6 editions published between 1999 and 2012 in English and held by 234 libraries worldwide
On this edition of Meet the Press: Leon Panetta discusses Bob Dole and Medicare; John Kasich discusses the Republican party platform; Dick Lamm discusses the possibility of running for president as the Reform Party candidate
Why courage matters : stories of bravery in action by John McCain( Book )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 162 libraries worldwide
A reflection on courage presents a collection of stories of surpassing bravery and selfless devotion to duty and offers portraits of individuals--both famous and unheralded--who confronted adversity and triumphed
Meet the press ( visu )
4 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in English and held by 156 libraries worldwide
On this special edition of Meet the Press: Meteorologist, Jim Cantore discusses the condition of Isaac tropical storm approaching Tampa, FL which may cause a delay in the campaign; Former Governor Jeb Bush discusses his reaction to when President Obama blames his brother, former president Bush for the state of the economy right now; Senator John McCain discusses the state of the political party Romney now leads; Debbie Wasserman Schultz, Governor Jan Brewer, Mike Murphy, and Chuck Todd provide insights on the job ahead here in Tampa for Romney, the fight for women voters, and the debt and immigration issues
Meet the press ( visu )
4 editions published between 1998 and 2012 in English and held by 156 libraries worldwide
On this edition of Meet the Press: Pat Buchanan discusses the presidential race and his run for the reform party nomination; James Carville and Mary Matalin debate on the better candidate for presidency: Al Gore or George W. Bush
Great speeches ( visu )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 50 libraries worldwide
Presents famous speeches, each with an introduction detailing the time, place and events surrounding it
 
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Alternative Names
Con Makkeyn
Džons Makeins
Ioannes McCain
John Mc Cain
John McCain Amerikaans politicus
John McCain amerykański senator
John McCain politicien américain
John McCain político estadounidense
John McCain politico statunitense
John McCain Senador ti Estados Unidos
John McCain U.S. Senator from state of Arizona, United States; politician
John McCain US-amerikanischer Politiker
MacCain, John 1936-
MacCain, John S. 1936-
Maikaien 1936-
Makkein Džon
Mc Cain, John 1936-
McCain, John
McCain, John S.
McCain John S. 1936-....
McCain, John Sidney.
McCain John Sidney 1936-....
Τζον Μακέιν
Джон Макейн
Джон Маккейн
Джон Сідні Макейн
Жон МакКэйн
Маккейн, Джон американский политик
Џон Мекејн
ג'ון מקיין
דזשאן מעקעין
جان مک‌کین
جون ماكين
جون ماكين، 1936-
जॉन मॅककेन
জন ম্যাককেইন
ஜான் மெக்கெய்ன்
ജോൺ മക്കെയ്ൻ
ජෝන් මැකේන්
จอห์น แมคเคน
ဂျွန်မက်ကိန်း
ჯონ მაკ-კეინი
매케인, 존
맥케인, 존
존 매케인
ジョン・マケイン
强 马凯恩
约翰·麦凯恩 美国政治家、美国联邦参议员
約翰·麥凱恩 美國政治家、美國聯邦參議員
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Languages
English (305)
Indonesian (1)
Hindi (1)
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