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The Resource Profiles in courage, John F. Kennedy ; introduction by Caroline Kennedy ; foreword by Robert F. Kennedy

Profiles in courage, John F. Kennedy ; introduction by Caroline Kennedy ; foreword by Robert F. Kennedy

Label
Profiles in courage
Title
Profiles in courage
Statement of responsibility
John F. Kennedy ; introduction by Caroline Kennedy ; foreword by Robert F. Kennedy
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Describes the courage and conviction demonstrated by eight great patriots at pivotal moments in American history
Member of
Summary
Profiles eight historical figures who demonstrated particular integrity in the face of opposition, including John Quincy Adams, Daniel Webster, Thomas Hart Benton, and Robert A. Taft
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • Jane Addams Book Award, General Category, 1964.
  • Pulitzer Prize for Biography or Autobiography, 1957.
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154754
Cataloging source
JTB
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1917-1963
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Kennedy, John F.
Dewey number
  • 973/.099
  • B
Index
index present
Intended audience
1410
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
E176
LC item number
.K4 2006
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1410
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1957-
  • 1925-1968
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  • Kennedy, Caroline
  • Kennedy, Robert F.
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True
Series statement
Harper Perennial modern classics
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  • United States
  • Legislators
  • Courage
  • United States
Target audience
adult
Label
Profiles in courage, John F. Kennedy ; introduction by Caroline Kennedy ; foreword by Robert F. Kennedy
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Special P.S. edition
  • 50th anniversary edition
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 227-237) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Courage and politics -- John Quincy Adams -- Daniel Webster -- Thomas Hart Benton -- Sam Houston -- Edmund G. Ross -- Lucius Quintus Cincinnatus Lamar -- George Norris -- Robert A. Taft -- Other men of political courage -- The meaning of courage
Control code
21077857
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st HarperPerennial Modern Classics ed.
Extent
xxii, 244 pages, 32 pages
Isbn
9780060854935
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn123553890
Label
Profiles in courage, John F. Kennedy ; introduction by Caroline Kennedy ; foreword by Robert F. Kennedy
Publication
Note
  • Special P.S. edition
  • 50th anniversary edition
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 227-237) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Courage and politics -- John Quincy Adams -- Daniel Webster -- Thomas Hart Benton -- Sam Houston -- Edmund G. Ross -- Lucius Quintus Cincinnatus Lamar -- George Norris -- Robert A. Taft -- Other men of political courage -- The meaning of courage
Control code
21077857
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st HarperPerennial Modern Classics ed.
Extent
xxii, 244 pages, 32 pages
Isbn
9780060854935
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn123553890

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