Character: profiles in presidential courage.

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Extensive notes on front and back endpapers and table of contents page concerning the sixteen presidents examined in this work. The notes cover some biographical information on each president, as well as notes on the courageous acts they committed as president. Examples from the table of contents page include: “Emancipation Proclamation, January 1, 1863” under Abraham Lincoln, “Presidential news conference on Vietnam, July 25, 1965” under Lyndon Johnson, “Radio address from the White House, December 29, 1940” by Franklin Roosevelt, and “West Point Graduation, June 1, 2002” by George W. Bush. Annotations by Brian Lamb in the margins and underlining of pertinent phrases throughout the book.


Wallace, Chris, “Character: profiles in presidential courage.,” One Book. One Author. One Hour., accessed September 18, 2019,


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Character: profiles in presidential courage.


Wallace, Chris


Program air date: October 31, 2004


Presents a detailed account of sixteen crises in American history, the responses of the men who were President at the time, and the influence that their decisions and actions had on the subsequent course of American history.


"Presidents--United States--Biography."
"Courage--United States."


Brian Lamb Booknotes Collection
Gift of Brian Lamb, 2011.


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