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Walk in my shoes : conversations between a civil rights legend and his godson on the journey ahead

Author: Andrew Young; Kabir Sehgal
Publisher: New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2010.
Edition/Format:   Book : Biography : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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"A top aide to Martin Luther King, Jr. and one of history's most important civil rights leaders, Andrew Young has witnessed history and made his own. For years, he has been mentoring his godson, Kabir Sehgal, in correspondence and conversation. This book encapsulates that mentoring, and presents Young's thoughts and meditations on such important topics as race, civil rights, and the American Dream. It's a living
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Genre/Form: Interviews
Named Person: Andrew Young; Andrew Young; Andrew Young
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Andrew Young; Kabir Sehgal
ISBN: 9780230623606 0230623603
OCLC Number: 475446924
Description: x, 246 p. ; 22 cm.
Contents: Civil rights. Sleep in, don't brush other people's teeth and find your own way --
Slide over, Rosa, we youngsters can help --
A macroeconomist teaches a nation to fish --
Race, faith and love. You're an insecure teacher (and so is the next guy) --
Seeking the unknown and embracing faith --
Cupid learns the rule of 4 P's --
The case for contrary counsel (and the man who shouldn't be president, at least not yet!) --
Following your people : changing the world one loin cloth at a time --
The outer voice.
Responsibility: Andrew Young and Kabir Sehgal.

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