Extraordinary Ordinary People A Memoir Of Family
In this captivating memoir for young people, looking back with candor and affection, Condoleezza Rice evokes in rich detail her remarkable childhood. Her life began in the comparatively placid 1950s in Birmingham, Alabama, where black people lived in a segregated parallel universe to their white neighbors. She grew up during the violent and shocking 1960s, when bloodshed became a part of daily life in the South.
Extraordinary, Ordinary People 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. Full description
By Condoleezza Rice ( Author ) [ Extraordinary, Ordinary People: A Memoir of Family By Oct-2011 Paperback