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Character Is Destiny

Inspiring Stories Every Young Person Should Know and Every Adult Should Remember

by John McCain & Mark Salter

Character Is Destiny by John McCain & Mark Salter
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  • Published in USA  Nov 2005
    336 pages
    Genre: Advice

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John McCain and Mark Salter have written three acclaimed bestsellers, but Character Is Destiny may be their most influential and enduring book yet – a work for parents to share with their children, and, for Americans of all ages to read for inspiration and guidance.

McCain has been called "one of the most inspiring public figures of his generation" by The Washington Post. In Character Is Destiny, he shows us why, by telling the stories of celebrated historical figures and lesser-known heroes whose values exemplify the best of the human spirit. He illustrates these qualities with moving stories of triumph against the odds, righteousness in the face of iniquity, hope in adversity, and sacrifices for a cause greater than self-interest.

'Starred Review. Amid much speculation concerning his plans for 2008, McCain has made a declaration of values that liberals can embrace as readily as conservatives.' - PW.

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