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Sentence outline for a research paper - Morris Salerno...

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Morris Salerno English 1302 Burkhalter March 9, 2008 John McCain Sentence Outline I. Introduction: John McCain’s Political stand on current issues was affected by his experiences as a prisoner of war during Vietnam War. II. John McCain endured an unimaginable great deal of pain and torture while being a prisoner of war in Vietnam. a. John McCain's capture and imprisonment began on October 26, 1967. i. He was flying his twenty-third bombing mission over North Vietnam, when his A-4E Skyhawk was shot down by a Soviet-made SA-2 anti- aircraft missile over Hanoi (www.johnmccain.com). ii. McCain fractured both arms and a leg and then nearly drowned when he parachuted into Truc Bach Lake in Hanoi (McCain, 1999). iii. When McCain drifted ashore, a mob gathered around, spat on him, kicked him, and stripped him of his clothes . iv. One of the mobsters “ smashed s rifle butt into [his] shoulder, breaking it” (McCain, 1999, p 190). b. John McCain endured a lot while being a POW and “it is a reflection of his character” (Cannon, 2007, p 36).
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