The Resource The restless wave : Good Times, Just Causes, Great Fights, and Other Appreciations., John McCain

The restless wave : Good Times, Just Causes, Great Fights, and Other Appreciations., John McCain

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The restless wave : Good Times, Just Causes, Great Fights, and Other Appreciations.
Title
The restless wave
Title remainder
Good Times, Just Causes, Great Fights, and Other Appreciations.
Statement of responsibility
John McCain
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Language
eng
Summary
In this candid new political memoir from Senator John McCain, an American hero reflects on his life—and what matters most."I don't know how much longer I'll be here. Maybe I'll have another five years. Maybe, with the advances in oncology, they'll find new treatments for my cancer that will extend my life. Maybe I'll be gone before you read this. My predicament is, well, rather unpredictable. But I'm prepared for either contingency, or at least I'm getting prepared. I have some things I'd like to take care of first, some work that needs finishing, and some people I need to see. And I want to talk to my fellow Americans a little more if I may." So writes John McCain in this inspiring, moving, frank, and deeply personal memoir. Written while confronting a mortal illness, McCain looks back with appreciation on his years in the Senate, his historic 2008 campaign for the presidency against Barack Obama, and his crusades on behalf of democracy and human rights in Eastern Europe and the Middle East. Always the fighter, McCain attacks the "spurious nationalism" and political polarization afflicting American policy. He makes an impassioned case for democratic internationalism and bi-partisanship. He tells stories of his most satisfying moments of public service, including his work with another giant of the Senate, Edward M. Kennedy. Senator McCain recalls his disagreements with several presidents, and minces no words in his objections to some of President Trump's statements and policies. At the same time, he offers a positive vision of America that looks beyond the Trump presidency. The Restless Wave is John McCain at his best
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technical information on music
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TEFOD
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McCain, John
PerformerNote
Narrator: Beau Bridges
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Bridges, Beau
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  • Nonfiction
  • Biography & Autobiography
  • History
  • Politics
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The restless wave : Good Times, Just Causes, Great Fights, and Other Appreciations., John McCain
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Publication
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Unabridged
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
online resource
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  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ODN0003533818
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (16 audio files)
Form of item
electronic
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781508244479
Isbn Type
(sound recording)
Media category
  • audio
  • computer
Media MARC source
  • rdamedia
  • rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
  • c
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digital
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • remote
  • other
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unknown
Stock number
2213B883-C277-4E8F-8EB7-F34695C27236
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Requires OverDrive Listen (file size: N/A KB) or OverDrive app (file size: 401054 KB)
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Label
The restless wave : Good Times, Just Causes, Great Fights, and Other Appreciations., John McCain
Link
Publication
Note
Unabridged
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ODN0003533818
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (16 audio files)
Form of item
electronic
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781508244479
Isbn Type
(sound recording)
Media category
  • audio
  • computer
Media MARC source
  • rdamedia
  • rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
  • c
Other physical details
digital
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • remote
  • other
Speed
unknown
Stock number
2213B883-C277-4E8F-8EB7-F34695C27236
System details
Requires OverDrive Listen (file size: N/A KB) or OverDrive app (file size: 401054 KB)
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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