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The Resource Extraordinary, ordinary people : a memoir of family, Condoleezza Rice

Extraordinary, ordinary people : a memoir of family, Condoleezza Rice

Label
Extraordinary, ordinary people : a memoir of family
Title
Extraordinary, ordinary people
Title remainder
a memoir of family
Statement of responsibility
Condoleezza Rice
Title variation
Condoleezza Rice
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The personal story of the former Secretary of State traces her childhood in segregated Alabama, describes the influence of people who shaped her life, and pays tribute to her parents' characters and sacrifices
Summary
The personal story of the former Secretary of State traces her childhood in segregated Alabama, describes the influence of people who shaped her life, and pays tribute to her parents' characters and sacrifices
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Biography type
contains biographical information
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
358625
Cataloging source
BTCTA
Dewey number
920
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a memoir of family
Label
Extraordinary, ordinary people : a memoir of family, Condoleezza Rice
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes reading group guide
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 327-329) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Starting early -- The Rays and the Rices -- Married at last -- "Johnny, it's a girl" -- "I need a piano!" -- My parents were teachers -- Something in the water -- School days -- Summer respite -- Turning up the heat in Birmingham -- 1963 -- Integration? -- Tuscaloosa -- Denver again -- Leaving the South behind -- Cancer intrudes -- Starting early (again) -- College years -- A change of direction -- "Rally, sons (and daughters) of Notre Dame" -- A new start -- A lost year -- Senator Stanford's farm -- My rookie season -- The darkest moment of my life -- "The moving van is here" -- Inside the Pentagon -- Back to Stanford -- D.C. again -- "I don't think this is what Karl Marx had in mind" -- Back in California -- Learning compassion -- Finding a new president for Stanford -- Provost of the university -- Tough decisions -- The governor's campaign -- Florida -- "The Saints Go Marching In."
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
First paperback edition.
Extent
355 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780307888471
Isbn Type
(pbk)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn699764832
  • (OCoLC)699764832
Label
Extraordinary, ordinary people : a memoir of family, Condoleezza Rice
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes reading group guide
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 327-329) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Starting early -- The Rays and the Rices -- Married at last -- "Johnny, it's a girl" -- "I need a piano!" -- My parents were teachers -- Something in the water -- School days -- Summer respite -- Turning up the heat in Birmingham -- 1963 -- Integration? -- Tuscaloosa -- Denver again -- Leaving the South behind -- Cancer intrudes -- Starting early (again) -- College years -- A change of direction -- "Rally, sons (and daughters) of Notre Dame" -- A new start -- A lost year -- Senator Stanford's farm -- My rookie season -- The darkest moment of my life -- "The moving van is here" -- Inside the Pentagon -- Back to Stanford -- D.C. again -- "I don't think this is what Karl Marx had in mind" -- Back in California -- Learning compassion -- Finding a new president for Stanford -- Provost of the university -- Tough decisions -- The governor's campaign -- Florida -- "The Saints Go Marching In."
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
First paperback edition.
Extent
355 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780307888471
Isbn Type
(pbk)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn699764832
  • (OCoLC)699764832

Library Locations

    • Columbus Public LibraryBorrow it
      3000 Macon Road, Columbus , GA, 31906, US
      32.4772 -84.9441
    • North Columbus Public Library Borrow it
      5689 Armour Road, Columbus, GA, 31909, US
      32.528633 -84.953102
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