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Author Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald), 1917-1963.

Title Profiles in courage / John F. Kennedy ; foreword by Robert F. Kennedy.

Imprint New York : HarperPerennial, 2000.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe Special Collections Rosen  923.273 K473p 2000    ---  Lib Use Only
Edition 1st Perennial Classics ed.
Description xiv, 249 pages ; 21 cm.
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Series Perennial classics
Perennial classic.
Note Originally published: Harper & Brothers, 1956.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 231-241) and index.
Contents Foreword by Robert F. Kennedy -- Courage and politics -- Time and the place : John Quincy Adams -- Time and the place : Daniel Webster -- Thomas Hart Benton -- Sam Houston -- Time and the place : Edmund G. Ross -- Lucius Quintus Cincinnatus Lamar -- Time and the place : George Norris -- Robert A. Taft -- Other men of political courage -- Meaning of courage -- About John F. Kennedy.
Summary Profiles eight United States Senators who faced opposition and succeeded without losing their integrity.
Subject United States. Congress. Senate -- Biography.
Legislators -- United States -- Biography.
Courage -- United States.
United States -- Politics and government.
United States. Congress. Senate. (OCoLC)fst00530422
Courage. (OCoLC)fst00881609
Legislators. (OCoLC)fst00995828
Politics and government (OCoLC)fst01919741
United States. (OCoLC)fst01204155
Heroes and heroines, American.
Pulitzer Prize biographies.
Genre/Form Biography. (OCoLC)fst01423686
ISBN 0060955449
0606033386 (Turtleback)

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