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

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  • ISBN: 9780307587879 (hc) :
  • ISBN: 0307587878 (hc)
  • Physical Description: 342 p., [16] p. of plates : ill. (some col.) ; 25 cm.
  • Edition: 1st ed.
  • Publisher: New York : Crown Archetype, c2010.

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Summary, etc.: This is the story of Condoleezza Rice-- her early years growing up in the hostile environment of Birmingham, Alabama; her rise in the ranks at Stanford University to become the university's second-in-command and an expert in Soviet and Eastern European Affairs; and finally, in 2000, her appointment as the first Black woman to serve as Secretary of State.
Subject: Rice, Condoleezza, 1954- > Childhood and youth.
Rice, Condoleezza, 1954- > Family.
African American families > Alabama > Birmingham.
African Americans > Alabama > Birmingham > Biography.
Birmingham (Ala.) > Biography.
Birmingham (Ala.) > Race relations > History > 20th century.
Stateswomen > United States > Biography.
Women cabinet officers > United States > Biography.
African American women > Biography.

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