Profiles in Character: Hubris and Heroism in the U.S. Senate, 1789-1996: Hubris and Heroism in the U.S. Senate, 1789-1996, 1st Edition (Paperback) book cover

Profiles in Character: Hubris and Heroism in the U.S. Senate, 1789-1996

Hubris and Heroism in the U.S. Senate, 1789-1996, 1st Edition

By Joseph Martin Hernon

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320 pages

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A take-off of Kennedy's Profiles in Courage, which argues that the best-known US senators don't deserve their renown as much as some lesser-known ones. Over the course of ten biographical chapters, this book tells the story of 16 men's lives in the Senate in relation to each other.

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BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
HIS000000
HISTORY / General
POL000000
POLITICAL SCIENCE / General