The 2008 presidential election promises to be one of the most historically significant in decades. But just what are the stories behind its controversial candidates? Antarctic now brings you the bioGRAPHIC story of John McCain, the Vietnam veteran leading the Republican bid for the highest office in the land. Written by Joeming Dunn, M.D. and illustrated by Chris Allen (illustrator of the acclaimed, best-selling Booker T. Washington and George Washington Carver biographies for ABDO Publishing) this biography delves into all the dark times and daring exploits of this candidate's past and asks just what he stands for. Can a former POW survive the presidential battlefield?