skip to content
Condoleezza Rice : an American life : a biography Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Condoleezza Rice : an American life : a biography

Author: Elisabeth Bumiller
Publisher: New York : Random House, ©2007.
Edition/Format:   Book : Biography : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
A portrait of America's controversial Secretary of State offers an account of Rice's life and political career, her role as a powerful African-American woman in politics, and her successes, failures, and challenges.
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Biography
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Bumiller, Elisabeth.
Condoleezza Rice.
New York : Random House, c2007
(OCoLC)608296743
Named Person: Condoleezza Rice; George W Bush; Condoleezza Rice
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Elisabeth Bumiller
ISBN: 9781400065905 1400065909
OCLC Number: 165956553
Description: xxviii, 400 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Contents: Introduction --
Twice as Good: Alabama, 1892-1962 --
The Year of Terror: Birmingham, 1963 --
Josef Korbel and the Power of Stalin: Denver, 1969-1974 --
Football and the Strategy of War: Notre Dame and Denver, 1975-1980 --
She Tells Me Everything I Know About the Soviet Union: Palo Alto and the White House, 1981-1991 --
I Don't Do Committees: Stanford, 1991-2000 --
Bin Laden Determined to Strike in US: The West Wing, 2001 --
After the Day of Terror: Washington, Fall 2001 --
We Don't Want the Smoking Gun to Be a Mushroom Cloud: The White House, 2002 --
No Way to Run a Railroad: The White House, 2003 --
Karl's Aide-de-Camp: The Reelection Campaign, 2004 --
Madame Secretary: The State Department, 2005 --
Hamas Won?: Washington, 2006.
Responsibility: Elisabeth Bumiller.
More information:

Abstract:

A portrait of America's controversial Secretary of State offers an account of Rice's life and political career, her role as a powerful African-American woman in politics, and her successes, failures, and challenges.

Table of Contents:

by bjanvier1 (WorldCat user on 2008-04-22)

Introduction xi CHAPTER 1: Twice as Good: Alabama, 1892-1962 3 CHAPTER 2: The Year of Terror: Birmingham, 1963 26 CHAPTER 3: Josef Korbel and the Power of Stalin: Denver, 1969-1974 47 CHAPTER 4: Football and the Strategy of War: Notre Dame and Denver, 1975-1980 65 CHAPTER 5: She Tells Me Everything I Know About the Soviet Union: Palo Alto and the White House, 1981-1991 79 CHAPTER 6: I Don't Do Committees: Stanford, 1991-2000 107 CHAPTER 7: Bin Laden Determined to Strike in US: The West Wing, 2001 131 CHAPTER 8: After the Day of Terror: Washington, Fall 2001 164 CHAPTER 9: We Don't Want the Smoking Gun to Be a Mushroom Cloud: The White House, 2002 173 CHAPTER 10: No Way to Run a Railroad: The White House, 2003 199 CHAPTER 11: Karl's Aide-de-Camp: the Reelection Campaign, 2004 230 CHAPTER 12: Madame Secretary: The State Department, 2003 251 CHAPTER 13: Hamas Won?: Washington, 2006 278 Conclusion 305 Acknowledgments 315 Bibliography 319 Notes 327 Index 385

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/165956553>
library:oclcnum"165956553"
library:placeOfPublication
library:placeOfPublication
owl:sameAs<info:oclcnum/165956553>
rdf:typeschema:Book
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:bookEdition"1st ed."
schema:copyrightYear"2007"
schema:creator
schema:datePublished"2007"
schema:description"Introduction -- Twice as Good: Alabama, 1892-1962 -- The Year of Terror: Birmingham, 1963 -- Josef Korbel and the Power of Stalin: Denver, 1969-1974 -- Football and the Strategy of War: Notre Dame and Denver, 1975-1980 -- She Tells Me Everything I Know About the Soviet Union: Palo Alto and the White House, 1981-1991 -- I Don't Do Committees: Stanford, 1991-2000 -- Bin Laden Determined to Strike in US: The West Wing, 2001 -- After the Day of Terror: Washington, Fall 2001 -- We Don't Want the Smoking Gun to Be a Mushroom Cloud: The White House, 2002 -- No Way to Run a Railroad: The White House, 2003 -- Karl's Aide-de-Camp: The Reelection Campaign, 2004 -- Madame Secretary: The State Department, 2005 -- Hamas Won?: Washington, 2006."@en
schema:description"A portrait of America's controversial Secretary of State offers an account of Rice's life and political career, her role as a powerful African-American woman in politics, and her successes, failures, and challenges."@en
schema:exampleOfWork<http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/196150410>
schema:genre"Biography"@en
schema:inLanguage"en"
schema:name"Condoleezza Rice : an American life : a biography"@en
schema:numberOfPages"400"
schema:publisher
schema:url
schema:workExample

Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.