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Sarah : [how a hockey mom turned Alaska's political establishment upside down]

Author: Kaylene Johnson; Cassandra Campbell
Publisher: [Oregon] : Blackstone Audio, 2008.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on CD : CD audio : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Sarah Palin, then 39, a hockey mom and former mayor of Wasilla, thought her dream of making a difference in the male-dominated realm of Alaska politics was over in 2004 when she clashed with the state chairman of her Republican party and fell out of favor with Gov. Frank Murkowski over issues related to ethics and openness in government. Yet, the former high school basketball star and one-time TV journalist could  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Audiobooks
Biography
Named Person: Sarah Palin
Material Type: Biography, Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Kaylene Johnson; Cassandra Campbell
ISBN: 1433267845 : 9781433267840
OCLC Number: 252852684
Notes: Unabridged.
Compact discs.
Originally published as hardbound ed.: Kenmore, WA : Epicenter Press, 2008.
Performer(s): Read by Cassandra Campbell.
Description: 3 sound discs (ca. 3 hr.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Contents: Growing up Sarah --
Heaven & hoops --
Something about Sarah --
Sarah takes on city hall --
Playing in the big leagues --
Pit bull in lipstick --
Frank Murkowski's downfall --
A family decision --
A simple promise --
Election 2006 --
For such a time as this.
Responsibility: by Kaylene Johnson.

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Sarah Palin, then 39, a hockey mom and former mayor of Wasilla, thought her dream of making a difference in the male-dominated realm of Alaska politics was over in 2004 when she clashed with the state chairman of her Republican party and fell out of favor with Gov. Frank Murkowski over issues related to ethics and openness in government. Yet, the former high school basketball star and one-time TV journalist could not shake the feeling that she was destined for something bigger. Two years later, she became a long-shot candidate for governor, promising openness and a higher ethical standard. Then, fate intervened. Her populist reform message suddenly became front-page news when a major political scandal rocked Alaska politics. Alaskans began listening to her. And they liked what they heard.

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