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Condi : the life of a steel magnolia

Author: Mary Beth Brown
Publisher: Nashville, Tenn. : Thomas Nelson, ©2007.
Edition/Format:   Book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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An in-depth look at the life and achievements of one of America's most fascinating women, Condoleezza Rice, who rose from humble beginnings in racially segregated Alabama to become a accomplished classical pianist, Stanford University professor and provost, US national security advisor, and secretary of state. In this gripping and inspiring book, Mary Beth Brown artfully explores the roles played in Condi's life by  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Condoleezza Rice; George W Bush; Condoleezza Rice
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Mary Beth Brown
ISBN: 9781595550989 1595550984 9781595553263 1595553266
OCLC Number: 180989619
Description: xvi, 319 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Contents: Transforming America --
Entering a new world --
A strong family heritage --
Childhood matters --
Becoming a steel magnolia --
Not your average teenager --
Education is the way to success --
Professor Rice --
Dealing with the Soviet Union --
Tackling a monstrous deficit --
Condi the campaigner --
Advising a president --
The most powerful woman in the world.
Responsibility: Mary Beth Brown.
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An in-depth look at the life and achievements of one of America's most fascinating women, Condoleezza Rice, who rose from humble beginnings in racially segregated Alabama to become a accomplished classical pianist, Stanford University professor and provost, US national security advisor, and secretary of state. In this gripping and inspiring book, Mary Beth Brown artfully explores the roles played in Condi's life by her parents, mentors, faith, and key events and how those things have prepared her for her present position of power and global influence.

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