Thirteen essays written by notable authors and honoring modern-day political heroes pay tribute to recipients of the Profile in Courage award in a collection that includes Anna Quindlen on James Florio and Bob Woodward on Gerald Ford.
Following the organizing principle of her father's Pulitzer Prize-winning PROFILES IN COURAGE, Caroline Kennedy here collects sketches of men and women whose lives or accomplishments embody high American principles. The portraits of winners of the Profiles In Courage Award are written by Pete Hamill, Marian Wright Edelman, Michael Beschloss, Bob Woodward, and others.
Genre: Biography + Autobiography, Literary Collections, Political Science
Subgenre: Political, Political Process / Leadership, Essays