Character Is Destiny

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Character Is Destiny
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AuthorJohn McCain, Mark Salter
CountryUnited States
LanguageEnglish
SubjectPolitical convictions
PublisherRandom House
Publication date
2005 (hardback)
2006 (paperback)
Media typePrint (Hardcover, Paperback)
ISBN1-4000-6412-0
OCLC61253961
170/.44 22
LC ClassBJ1521 .M33 2005
Preceded byWhy Courage Matters 
Followed byHard Call 

Character Is Destiny: Inspiring Stories Every Young Person Should Know and Every Adult Should Remember is a 2005 book by United States Senator John McCain with Mark Salter. Published by Random House, it is a collection of biographies about individuals from the past and present who, in the authors' view, exemplify the best qualities of character. The book is divided into seven parts with further divisions of a characteristic and a person who is seen to exemplify it.

Introductory notes[edit]

In McCain's words from the book's introduction:

Sections[edit]

Part One: Honor[edit]

Part Two: Purpose[edit]

Part Three: Strength[edit]

Part Four: Understanding[edit]

Part Five: Judgment[edit]

Part Six: Creativity[edit]

Part Seven: Love[edit]

Editions[edit]

McCain, John. Character Is Destiny: Inspiring Stories Every Young Person Should Know and Every Adult Should Remember. New York: Random House, 2005. Print.

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