John F Kennedy - A Discovery Book Author:Charles P. Graves When John F. Kennedy was a United States Senator, he wrote a book called, Profiles in Courage. This book is about several great Americans who had the determination to do what they thought was right. — John F. Kennedy admired this kind of bravery. I many ways, he was courageous himself. As a boy, he fought to win in sports, As a Navy lieutenant, h... more »e swarm miles to save his shipwrecked crew. As a politician he stood fast for the things in which he believed: freedom, equality, peace.
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