"Independent Nation: How the Vital Center Is Changing American Politics" (2004)
John P. Avlon
Did You Know?
Heroes are an endangered species in American politics. Profiles in courage are in short supply. And honor seems like a word found only in the dictionary. But John McCain exemplified courage and honor in countless ways across decades of public service as a Navy pilot, prisoner of war, congressman, senator and presidential nominee. He wasn't perfect and never intended to be. He was principled but ...