John Wayne's Book of American Grit: Stories of Courage and Perseverance Throughout Our Nation's History
ISBN: 194817457X
EAN13: 9781948174572
Language: English
Pages: 208
Format: Hardcover

John Wayne's Book of American Grit: Stories of Courage and Perseverance Throughout Our Nation's History

Book Overview
A celebration of American courage and tenacity, this sumptuous visual history details the stories of more than 125 of our nation's most gutsy and resolute citizens - those who overcame extraordinary odds through faith, will, and guts, from George Washington and Helen Keller to Jim Lovell, Jackie Robinson and many more, both famous and lesser known. Each chapter will open with a feature on John Wayne, highlighting a specific trait of grit, then examine dozens of other American legends who exhibited that same attribute in awe-inspiring fashion. A fun, fascinating book celebrating American optimism, patriotism and good old-fashioned bootstrap determination. The book will be illustrated throughout with archival photos of each subject, providing an invaluable look into their fascinating lives.