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Condoleezza Rice : a biography

Author: Jacqueline Edmondson
Publisher: Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 2006.
Series: Greenwood biographies.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Shares the life story of Condoleezza Rice, a descendant of slaves who rose to become one of the most influential women in the world."--Jacket.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Biographies
biographie
Named Person: Condoleezza Rice; George W Bush; George W Bush; Condoleezza Rice; Condoleezza Rice; Condoleezza Rice; Condoleezza Rice
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Jacqueline Edmondson
ISBN: 0313336075 9780313336072
OCLC Number: 64594276
Description: xxii, 140 pages, 4 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 25 cm.
Contents: Introduction --
Timeline: Significant events in the life of Condoleezza Rice --
From slavery to power: Condoleezza Rice's family and community --
Educating Condi --
Entering Academe --
Dr. Rice goes to Washington --
Joining George W. Bush's White House --
Madame Secretary --
Appendix 1: George W. Bush cabinet --
Appendix 2: Protest statement distributed at 2002 Stanford graduation --
Duties of the Secretary of State --
Glossary.
Series Title: Greenwood biographies.
Responsibility: Jacqueline Edmondson.
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Condoleezza Rice's story encapsulates some of the great changes that have occurred in US society. This work covers the time period (1954-2005), which was a time of struggle for many in the United  Read more...

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"This accessibly written biography provides an overview of the life and career of Secretary of State Condoleeza Rice. Edmondson also places these events within a larger historical context that Read more...

 
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