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The Resource Character is destiny : inspiring stories every young person should know and every adult should remember, by John McCain with Mark Salter

Character is destiny : inspiring stories every young person should know and every adult should remember, by John McCain with Mark Salter

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Character is destiny : inspiring stories every young person should know and every adult should remember
Title
Character is destiny
Title remainder
inspiring stories every young person should know and every adult should remember
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by John McCain with Mark Salter
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
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
Cataloging source
137
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1936-2018
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McCain, John
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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Salter, Mark
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  • Antonia
  • Aung San Suu Kyi
  • Cavell, Edith
  • Churchill, Winston
  • Dallaire, Roméo
  • Darwin, Charles
  • Eisenhower, Dwight D.
  • Elizabeth
  • Frankl, Viktor E.
  • Gandhi
  • Hoffer, Eric
  • Joan
  • King, Martin Luther
  • Kolbe, Maximilian
  • Leonardo
  • Lincoln, Abraham
  • Magalhães, Fernão de
  • Mandela, Nelson
  • McCarty, Oseola
  • More, Thomas
  • Nelson, Horatio Nelson
  • Roosevelt, Theodore
  • Rudolph, Wilma
  • Shackleton, Ernest Henry
  • Tecumseh
  • Teresa
  • Tillman, Pat
  • Truth, Sojourner
  • Twain, Mark
  • Washington, George
  • Winthrop, John
  • Wooden, John
  • Character
  • Character
  • Conduct of life
  • Parenting
Label
Character is destiny : inspiring stories every young person should know and every adult should remember, by John McCain with Mark Salter
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Publication
Contents
Part one, Honor: Honesty (Thomas More); Respect (Gandhi); Authenticity (Joan of Arc); Loyalty (Sir Ernest Shackleton); Dignity (Viktor Frankl). Part two, Purpose: Idealism (Sojourner Truth); Righteousness (Romeo Dallaire); Citizenship (Pat Tillman); Diligence (Winston Churchill); Responsibility (Lord Nelson and his lieutenants); Cooperation (John Wooden). Part three, Strength: Courage (Edith Cavell); Self-control (George Washington); Confidence (Elizabeth I); Resilience (Abraham Lincoln); Industry (Eric Hoffer); Hopefulness (John Winthrop). Part four, Understanding: Faith (Christian guard at Hau Lo Prison); Compassion (Maximilian Kolbe); Mercy (Mother Antonia); Tolerance (The four chaplains); Forgiveness (Nelson Mandela); Generosity (Oseola McCarty). Part five, Judgement: Fairness (Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.); Humility (Dwight D. Eisenhower); Gratitude (Tecumseh); Humor (Mark Twain); Courtesy (Aung San Suu Kyi). Part six, Creativity: Aspiration (Ferdinand Magellan); Discernment (Leonardo da Vinci); Curiosity (Charles Darwin); Enthusiasm (Theodore Roosevelt); Excellence (Wilma Rudolph). Part seven, Love: Selflessness and contentment (Mother Teresa)
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
311 p.
Isbn
9781400064120
Other control number
9781400064120
System control number
ocm61253961
Label
Character is destiny : inspiring stories every young person should know and every adult should remember, by John McCain with Mark Salter
Publication
Contents
Part one, Honor: Honesty (Thomas More); Respect (Gandhi); Authenticity (Joan of Arc); Loyalty (Sir Ernest Shackleton); Dignity (Viktor Frankl). Part two, Purpose: Idealism (Sojourner Truth); Righteousness (Romeo Dallaire); Citizenship (Pat Tillman); Diligence (Winston Churchill); Responsibility (Lord Nelson and his lieutenants); Cooperation (John Wooden). Part three, Strength: Courage (Edith Cavell); Self-control (George Washington); Confidence (Elizabeth I); Resilience (Abraham Lincoln); Industry (Eric Hoffer); Hopefulness (John Winthrop). Part four, Understanding: Faith (Christian guard at Hau Lo Prison); Compassion (Maximilian Kolbe); Mercy (Mother Antonia); Tolerance (The four chaplains); Forgiveness (Nelson Mandela); Generosity (Oseola McCarty). Part five, Judgement: Fairness (Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.); Humility (Dwight D. Eisenhower); Gratitude (Tecumseh); Humor (Mark Twain); Courtesy (Aung San Suu Kyi). Part six, Creativity: Aspiration (Ferdinand Magellan); Discernment (Leonardo da Vinci); Curiosity (Charles Darwin); Enthusiasm (Theodore Roosevelt); Excellence (Wilma Rudolph). Part seven, Love: Selflessness and contentment (Mother Teresa)
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
311 p.
Isbn
9781400064120
Other control number
9781400064120
System control number
ocm61253961

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