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Colin Powell : U.S. general and Secretary of State

Author: Alice K Flanagan
Publisher: Chicago : Ferguson Pub., ©2001.
Series: Ferguson career biographies.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Primary school : EnglishView all editions and formats
Examines the life of Colin Powell, Secretary of State under President George W. Bush, discussing his early life and education, and following his illustrious career in the military and politics.

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Genre/Form: Literature
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Biography Juvenile literature
Named Person: Colin L Powell; Colin L Powell; Colin L Powell; Colin L Powell
Material Type: Biography, Primary school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Alice K Flanagan
ISBN: 0894343726 9780894343728
OCLC Number: 45115781
Description: 127 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm.
Contents: Family comes first --
Preparing for a military career --
Leading by example --
Love and war --
Duty, honor, country --
Heart of a patriot.
Series Title: Ferguson career biographies.
Responsibility: by Alice K. Flanagan.


"Ferguson's Career Biographies" tell the stories of some of the world's most influential and admired people. This book focuses on Colin Powell, looking at his early education and training, the  Read more...


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"This interesting combination of biography and career guide should have strong appeal for students." - School Library Journal; "Recommended." - The Book Report

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