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McCain, John 1936-2018

Overview
Works: 652 works in 1,120 publications in 4 languages and 49,074 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Case studies  Miscellanea  Documentary films  Anecdotes  History  Military history  War films  Biographies  Autobiographies 
Roles: Author, Interviewee, Speaker, Narrator, Commentator, Author of introduction, Correspondent, Contributor
Classifications: E840.8.M467, B
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Character is destiny : inspiring stories every young person should know and every adult should remember by John McCain( Book )

15 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 1,775 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A volume of moral and ethical lessons for parents to share with their children presents a collection of original profiles of individuals who exemplify such qualities and values as diligence, forgiveness, humor, confidence, and honesty
Why courage matters : the way to a braver life by John McCain( Book )

12 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in English and held by 1,746 WorldCat member 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 Eugene Jarecki( Visual )

11 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,688 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Why We Fight is an unflinching look at the anatomy of American war-making. Granted unparelleled Pentagon access, the film launches a nonpartisan inquiry into the forces, political, economic, and ideological that drive America to fight. Inspired by President Dwight Eisenhower's 1961 Farewell Address in which he warned Americans about the dangers of the "military-industrial complex, " filmmaker Jarecki weaves unforgettable stories of everyday Americans touched by war. Featuring John McCain, Gore Vidal, Richard Perle and others, Why We Fight explores a half-century of U.S. foreign policy from World War II to the Iraq War -- Container
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 held by 1,635 WorldCat member 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
Thirteen soldiers : a personal history of Americans at war by John McCain( Book )

11 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 1,360 WorldCat member 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( Recording )

19 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in English and held by 1,056 WorldCat member 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
Why courage matters by John McCain( Recording )

13 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and held by 450 WorldCat member 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
Faith of my fathers( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 369 WorldCat member 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
Character is destiny : [inspiring stories every young person should know and every adult should remember] by John McCain( Recording )

18 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 341 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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On native soil( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 289 WorldCat member 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
13 soldiers : a personal history of Americans at war by John McCain( Recording )

7 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 286 WorldCat member 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
Last letters home : voices of Americans from the battlefields of Iraq( Book )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 286 WorldCat member 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
Great speeches video series( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 234 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This volume features six vital speeches: John McCain's USC commencement address; Barack Obama's 2004 DNC keynote address; Margaret Thatcher's eulogy for Ronald Reagan; Robert Byrd's 'On the Brink of War' speech; Carol Moseley Braun's health care address; and Lyndon B. Johnson's 'I Will Not Run' speech
60 minutes( Visual )

3 editions published between 1999 and 2008 in English and held by 226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Now that he's all but secured the Republican nomination for the presidency, how will Senator John McCain run his campaign against Democrats Hillary Clinton and Barack Obama? Moreover, as president, how would he end the war in Iraq, capture Osama bin Laden, balance the budget, improve the economy, and provide health care to Americans? What about waterboarding and Guantanamo? Scott Pelley reports
McCain( Visual )

1 edition published in 2018 in English and held by 209 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sen John McCain's life is presented, including his complicated relationship with President Donald Trump, his experience as a POW in Vietnam, his run for the presidency in 2000 and 2008. and his decision to vote against the Republican health care bill that was to repeal the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act
(Dis)honesty : the truth about lies( Visual )

1 edition published in 2017 in English and held by 204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An exploration of the complex impact dishonesty has on our lives and everyday society
The official Senate report on CIA torture : Committee study of the Central Intelligence Agency's Detention and Interrogation Program by United States( )

3 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Finally declassified and released after five years in the making, the Senate Intelligence Committee's report on the CIA's torture program, which describes in excruciating detail what Obama has called "harsh methods ... inconsistent with our values as a nation," is now available to the American public--citizens who have a right to know the truth
Ethos : a time for change( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hosted by actor and activist Woody Harrelson, Ethos lifts the lid on a Pandora's Box of systemic issues that guarantee failure in every aspect of human lives, from the environment to democracy and even personal liberty. From conflicts of interest in politics to unregulated corporate power, to a military industrial complex that just about owns the government, the system cannot be changed until people know how it works. Ethos shows how to make meaningful and sustainable change
Why courage matters : stories of bravery in action by John McCain( Book )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 147 WorldCat member 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
Hard call : the art of great decisions by John McCain( Book )

3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Senator John McCain and Mark Salter describe the anatomy of great decisions and the six qualities often present in the people who make them: awareness, timing, foresight, confidence, humility, and inspiration. These characteristics are personified by the exceptional individuals in this book, each of whom made a hard call
 
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Why courage matters : the way to a braver lifeWhy We FightHard call : great decisions and the extraordinary people who made themHard call : great decisions and the extraordinary people who made themWhy courage mattersFaith of my fathersCharacter is destiny : [inspiring stories every young person should know and every adult should remember]Last letters home : voices of Americans from the battlefields of Iraq
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Con Makkeyn

Džons Makeins

Ioannes McCain

John Mc Cain

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John McCain U.S. Senator from state of Arizona, United States; politician

John McCain United States Senator and former presidential candidate

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MacCain, John 1936-

MacCain, John 1936-2018

MacCain, John S. 1936-

MacCain, John S., 1936-2018

Maikaien 1936-

Maikaien, 1936-2018

Makeins, Džons, 1936-

Makeins, Džons Sidnijs, 1936-

Makkein Džon

Makkeins, Džons, 1936-

Makkeins, Džons Sidnejs, 1936-

Makkeins, Džons Sidnijs, 1936-

Mc Cain, John 1936-

Mc Cain, John 1936-2018

McCain, John

McCain, John, III 1936-2018

McCain, John S.

McCain John S. 1936-2018

McCain, John Sidney.

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McCain John Sidney 1936-2018

McCain#III#, John Sidney, 1936-2018

Τζον Μακέιν

Джон Макейн

Джон Маккейн

Джон Маккейн американский политик, сенатор США (с 1987), член Палаты представителей США (1982-1987), кандидат на президентских выборах 2008 года

Джон Маккейн американський політик, сенатор-республіканець від штату Арізона

Джон Сідні Макейн

Джон Сідні Макейн амерыканскі палітык, сенатар-рэспубліканец ад штату Арызона

Жон МакКэйн

Макейн, Джон, 1936-

Макейн, Джон Сидней, 1936-

Маккейн, Джон, 1936-

Маккейн, Джон американский политик

Маккейн, Джон Сидней, 1936-

Џон Мекејн

Ջոն Մաքքեյն ամերիկացի քաղաքական գործիչ

ג'ון מקיין

ג'ון מקיין טייס קרב, סנאטור ומדינאי אמריקאי

דזשאן מעקעין

جان مک‌کین

جان مک‌کین سیاست‌مدار و سناتور ایالات متحده آمریکا

جان مکین

جان مڪين

جون ماكين

جون ماكين، 1936-

جون ماكين سياسي أمريكي وضابط في البحرية الأمريكية ومرشح رئاسي

जॉन मैककेन

জন ম্যাককেইন

জন ম্যাককেইন আমেরিকান রাজনীতিবিদ

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

約翰・馬侃

約翰·麥凱恩 来自美国的政治家

约翰·麦凯恩 美国政治家、美国联邦参议员

麦凯恩, 1936-2018

麥堅

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