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Dreams from my father

Author: Barack Obama
Publisher: [New York, N.Y.?] : Random House Audio, 2005.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on CD : CD audio : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"[I]n New York ... Barack Obama learns that his father--a figure he knows more as a myth than as a man--has been killed in a car accident. This sudden death inspires an emotional odyssey--first to a small town in Kansas, from which he retraces the migration of his mother's family to Hawaii, and then to Kenya, where he meets the African side of his family, confronts the bitter truth of his father's life, and at last  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Barack Obama; Barack Obama
Material Type: Biography, Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Barack Obama
ISBN: 0739321005 9780739321003
OCLC Number: 60504658
Notes: Compact discs.
"A story of race and inheritance"--Container.
"This abridgment has been approved by the author"--Container.
"Includes the Senator's 2004 Democratic Convention keynote address"--Container.
Performer(s): Read by the author.
Description: 6 sound discs (7 hr., 30 min.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Responsibility: Barack Obama.

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"[I]n New York ... Barack Obama learns that his father--a figure he knows more as a myth than as a man--has been killed in a car accident. This sudden death inspires an emotional odyssey--first to a small town in Kansas, from which he retraces the migration of his mother's family to Hawaii, and then to Kenya, where he meets the African side of his family, confronts the bitter truth of his father's life, and at last reconciles his divided inheritance"--Container.

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