John McCain: Faith of My Fathers. All Easton Press books are made in America by skilled craftspeople. Known for their incredible beauty and durability, these books are bound in premium, hand-selected leather and have decorative accents stamped of 22kt. Archival-quality paper is used, which protects the pages from humidity and dryness.Easton Press books also feature hubbed spines, silk moire endpapers, and satin ribbon page markers. Signed by John McCain on a special signature page (designated as the low number 15 of 1250 copies)--see photo. Book is in very good condition (faint edgewear/rubbing, scratches to gilt on foredge--see photo, attached bookplate with previous owner's name--I have included a blank unattached Easton Press bookplate if you would like to place it over the attached bookplate). There is no writing inside and no embossed seal.
Certificate of authenticity (slightly wrinkled) and note card that describes the book is laid in. John Sidney McCain III (born August 29, 1936) is an American politician serving as the senior.Nominee for President of the United States. Which he lost to Barack Obama.
McCain graduated from the U. In 1958 and followed his father.
Into the United States Navy. He became a naval aviator. He was almost killed in the 1967 USS Forrestal fire. While McCain was on a bombing mission over Hanoi.
In October 1967, he was shot down, seriously injured, and captured by the North Vietnamese. He was a prisoner of war.McCain experienced episodes of torture. And refused an out-of-sequence early repatriation. The wounds that he sustained during war have left him with lifelong physical disabilities.
He retired from the Navy as a captain. In 1981 and moved to Arizona, where he entered politics.
In 1982, McCain was elected to the U. Where he served two terms. He was first elected to the U.
And easily won re-election five times, most recently in 2016. While generally adhering to conservative. Principles, McCain at times has had a media reputation as a maverick. For his willingness to disagree with his party on certain issues. After being investigated and largely exonerated in a political influence scandal of the 1980s as a member of the Keating Five.
He made campaign finance reform. One of his signature concerns, which eventually resulted in passage of the McCainFeingold Act. He is also known for his work in the 1990s to restore diplomatic relations with Vietnam. And for his belief that the Iraq War. Should have been fought to a successful conclusion.
McCain has chaired the Senate Commerce Committee. And he opposed pork barrel.
He was a member of the bi-partisan group known as the Gang of 14. Who played a key role in alleviating a crisis over judicial nominations. McCain entered the race for the Republican nomination for President in 2000. But he lost a heated primary season contest.
He secured the nomination in 2008. After coming back from early reversals, but was defeated by Democratic. Losing by a 365173 electoral college margin. He subsequently adopted more orthodox conservative stances and attitudes and largely opposed actions of the Obama administration. Especially in regard to foreign policy matters.
By 2013, however, he had become a key figure in the Senate for negotiating deals on certain issues in an otherwise partisan environment. In 2015, McCain became chairman of the Senate Armed Services Committee. The item "EASTON PRESS John McCain FAITH OF MY FATHERS SIGNED FIRST EDITION Leather #15" is in sale since Saturday, August 25, 2018.
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