WorldCat Identities

McCain, John 1936-

Overview
Works: 612 works in 998 publications in 3 languages and 44,293 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Case studies  Miscellanea  Documentary films  Anecdotes  History  Military history  War films  Interviews  Drama 
Roles: Author, Interviewee, Speaker, Narrator, Commentator, Author of introduction, Correspondent, Contributor
Classifications: E840.8.M467, B
Publication Timeline
.
Most widely held works about John McCain
 
moreShow More Titles
fewerShow Fewer Titles
Most widely held works by John McCain
Character is destiny : inspiring stories every young person should know and every adult should remember by John McCain( Book )

14 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 1,763 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A volume of moral and ethical lessons parents and children presents a collection of original profiles of individuals who exemplify important virtues and values
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 1,747 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 Frank Capra( Visual )

8 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and held by 1,704 WorldCat member 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
Hard call : great decisions and the extraordinary people who made them by John McCain( Book )

16 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 1,616 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 )

10 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 1,317 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 )

16 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 1,093 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 )

12 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and held by 459 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 373 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 356 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Unabridged
On native soil( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 297 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
Last letters home : voices of Americans from the battlefields of Iraq( Book )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 292 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
13 soldiers : a personal history of Americans at war by John McCain( Recording )

6 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 285 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
Great speeches video series( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 215 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 186 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
Why courage matters : stories of bravery in action by John McCain( Book )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 153 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
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 our own personal liberty: From terrifying conflicts of interests in politics to unregulated corporate power, to a media in the hands of massive conglomerates, and a military industrial complex that virtually owns our representatives. With interviews from some of today's leading thinkers and source material from the finest documentary film makers of our times Ethos examines and unravels these complex relationships, and offers a solution, a simple but powerful way for you to change this system, through consumer activism
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
Mr. Conservative : Goldwater on Goldwater( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows Arizona Senator Barry Goldwater's tumultuous election year, as well as other years in a career that encompassed numerous political and ideological triumphs. Though he never achieved the ultimate prize, the election of Ronald Reagan in 1980 vindicated the conservative agenda Goldwater had long championed. Ironically, in later years, Goldwater's support of issues like abortion and gay rights were diametrically opposed to those of the "new conservative" leadership, underscoring both the distance the country has traveled in the last 40 years, as well as the dogged independence Goldwater embodied up to his death in 1998
60 minutes( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dan Rather covers the Republican National Convention in Philadelphia, PA with John McCain as the featured speaker
The official Senate report on CIA torture : Committee study of the Central Intelligence Agency's Detention and Interrogation Program by United States( Book )

3 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 77 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
 
moreShow More Titles
fewerShow Fewer Titles
Audience Level
0
Audience Level
1
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.15 (from 0.00 for John McCai ... to 0.36 for McCain : t ...)

Why We Fight
Alternative Names
Con Makkeyn

Džons Makeins

Ioannes McCain

John Mc Cain

John McCain americký politik

John McCain Amerikaans politicus

John McCain amerikansk politiker

John McCain Amerikos politikas

John McCain amerykański senator

John McCain politician from the United States

John McCain politicien américain

John McCain político americano

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-amerikaanschen Politiker

John McCain US-amerikanesche Politiker

John McCain US-amerikanischer Politiker

John McCain yhdysvaltalainen poliitikko

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

Джон Сідні Макейн

Жон МакКэйн

Маккейн, Джон американский политик

Џон Мекејн

Ջոն Մաքքեյն ամերիկացի քաղաքական գործիչ

ג'ון מקיין

דזשאן מעקעין

جان مک‌کین

جان مکین

جون ماكين

جون ماكين، 1936-

جون ماكين سياسي أمريكي

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

麥堅

Languages
English (314)

Chinese (3)

Swedish (1)

Covers
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