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Books by and about 2012 presidential nominees
Do Not Ask What Good We Do
about Rep. Paul Ryan (2012)
The Path to Prosperity
by Rep. Paul Ryan (2012)
Ten Letters
about Pres. Barack Obama (2011)
A Life of Trial and Redemption
about V.P. Joe Biden (2010)
No Apology
by Gov. Mitt Romney (2010)
Young Guns
by Rep. Paul Ryan et al (2010)
The Path to Prosperity
by Rep. Paul Ryan (2012)
Promises to Keep
by Vice Pres. Joe Biden (2007)
The Audacity of Hope
by Pres. Barack Obama (2006)
by Gov. Mitt Romney (2004)
Dreams from My Father
by Pres. Barack Obama (1996)

Book Reviews

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Faith of My Fathers: A Family Memoir, by John McCain, Mark Salter

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Homeland Security
    Bombing useless targets in Vietnam destroyed US morale.
    Vietnam cost us confidence, but we’re still a good country.
    Vietnam was a worthy cause despite losing.
Principles & Values
    Graduated 5th from bottom of Naval Academy class.
    “Profligate rake” during Academy and Junior Officer years.
    At Naval Academy, misbehaved but followed tradition.
    Refused release to hurt Vietnamese & remain loyal to POWs.
    Survived as POW by faith to a higher cause.
    Vietnam was formative experience, but not his leitmotif.
    Vietnam transformed him to self-confident and serious.

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