Profiles In Courage

Author: John F. Kennedy
Publisher: Harper Collins
ISBN: 0062339095
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In this book Kennedy chose eight of his historical colleagues to profile for their acts of astounding integrity in the face of overwhelming opposition.

A Study Guide For John F Kennedy S Profiles In Courage

Author: Gale, Cengage Learning
Publisher: Gale, Cengage Learning
ISBN: 1410335259
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He and his aides (he was a U.S. Senator at the time) began a book profiling
American politicians he admired for their courage and individualism in the face of
party and constituent pressures. Kennedy was particularly struck by how these
nine men were willing to risk their political careers to maintain the integrity of their
personal value systems and their love of country. This book, of course, became
Profiles in Courage, which was published in 1956. The book won the 1957
Pulitzer Prize ...

Summary And Analysis Of Profiles In Courage

Author: Worth Books
Publisher: Open Road Media
ISBN: 1504019474
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She recaps her father's military service in World War II as a PTboat commander,
and how he saved a fellow sailor's life after the Japanese destroyed their boat,
swimming three miles using his teeth to grasp his badly wounded comrade's life
jacket. He earned several military honors for his heroic efforts, but also suffered a
spinal injury that confined him to a hospital for several months in 1954 and 1955.
While in the hospital, he conducted his research for Profiles in Courage, setting
out ...

Profiles In Courage

Author: Parth Shah
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Offers The Narratives Of 7 Men Who Fought Against The British For Political Freedom And Then Against The Indian State For The Economic Freedom - C. Rajagopalchari - Minoo Masani - N.G. Ranga - B.R. Shenoy - Piloo Modi - K. Subba Rao And A.D ...