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Rising star : the making of Barack Obama

Author: David J Garrow
Publisher: New York, NY William Morrow, an imprint of Harper Collins Publishers [2017]
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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Obama's speech at the 2004 Democratic National Convention instantly catapulted him into the national spotlight and led to his election four years later as America's first African-American president. Garrow has created a vivid portrait that reveals not only the people and forces that shaped the future president but also the ways in which he used those influences to serve his larger aspirations.
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Genre/Form: Biographies
Biografie
Biography
Named Person: Barack Obama; Barack Obama; Barack Obama; Barack Obama
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: David J Garrow
ISBN: 9780062641830 0062641832
OCLC Number: 992533489
Description: viii, 1460 Seiten : Karte
Contents: The end of the world as they knew it: Chicago's far South Side, March 1980 --
July 1985 --
A place in the world: Honolulu, Seattle, Honolulu, Jakarta, and Honolulu, August 1961 --
September 1979 --
Searching for home: Eagle Rock, Manhattan, Brooklyn, and Hermitage, PA, September 1979 --
July 1985 --
Transformation and identity: Roseland, Hyde Park, and Kenya: August 1985 --
August 1988 --
Emergence and achievement: Harvard Law School, September 1988 --
May 1991 --
Building a future: Chicago, June 1991 --
August 1995 --
Into the Arena: Chicago and Springfield, September 1995 --
September 1999 --
Failure and recovery: Chicago and Springfield, October 1999 --
January 2003 --
Calculation, coincidence, coronation: Illinois and Boston, January 2003 --
November 2004 --
Disappointment and destiny: the U.S. Senate, November 2004 --
February 2007 --
Epilogue: the President did not attend, as he was golfing.
Responsibility: David J. Garrow.

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Obama's speech at the 2004 Democratic National Convention instantly catapulted him into the national spotlight and led to his election four years later as America's first African-American president. Garrow has created a vivid portrait that reveals not only the people and forces that shaped the future president but also the ways in which he used those influences to serve his larger aspirations.

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