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Author McCain, John, 1936-

Title Character is destiny : inspiring stories every young person should know and every adult should remember / John McCain with Mark Salter.

Imprint New York : Random House, c2005.

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Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    170.44 MCCA    Available
 PAS Central Library Juvenile, Non-Fiction    J 170.44 MCC    Available
Edition 1st ed.
Description xviii, 311 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [303]-311).
Contents Honesty / Thomas More -- Respect / Gandhi -- Authenticity / Joan of Arc -- Loyalty / Sir Ernest Shackleton -- Dignity / Viktor Frankl -- Idealism / Sojourner Truth -- Righteousness / Romeo Dallaire -- Citizenship / Pat Tillman -- Diligence / Winston Churchill -- Responsibility / Lord Nelson and his Lieutenants -- Cooperation / John Wooden -- Courage / Edith Cavell -- Self-Control / George Washington -- Confidence / Elizabeth I -- Resilience / Abraham Lincoln -- Industry / Eric Hoffer -- Hopefulness / John Winthrop -- Faith / Christian Guard at Hua Lo Prison -- Compassion / Maximilian Kolbe -- Mercy / Mother Antonia -- Tolerance / The Four Chaplains -- Forgiveness / Nelson Mandela -- Generosity / Oseola McCarty -- Fairness / Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. -- Humility / Dwight D. Eisenhower -- Gratitude / Tecumseh -- Humor / Mark Twain -- Courtesy / Aung San Suu Kyi -- Aspiration / Ferdinand Magellan -- Discernment / Leonardo da Vinci -- Curiosity / Charles Darwin -- Enthusiasm / Theodore Roosevelt -- Excellence / Wilma Rudolph -- Selflessness and Contentment / Mother Teresa.
Subject Character -- Anecdotes.
Conduct of life -- Anecdotes.
Parenting.
Added Author Salter, Mark.
ISBN 1400064120 : $23.95
Standard No. 9781400064120 (hardcover : alk. paper) 52395

 
    
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