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Michelle Obama : a life / Peter Slevin.

Author/creator Slevin, Peter author.
Format Book and Print
Publication Info New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2015.
Copyright Notice ©2015
Description418 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 25 cm
Contents Chicago's promise -- South Side -- Destiny not yet written -- Orange and blackness -- Progress in everything and nothing -- Finding the right thing -- Assets and deficits -- A little tension with that -- Just don't screw it up -- I'm pretty convincing -- Veil of impossibility -- Nothing would have predicted -- Between politics and sanity -- Simple gifts -- I am no different from you.
Abstract A comprehensive portrait of the First Lady describes her working-class upbringing on Chicago's South Side, her education at Princeton and Harvard during the racially charged 1980s, and her marriage to the future forty-fourth president.
Bibliography noteIncludes bibliographical references (pages 397-399) and index.
LCCN 2014041100
ISBN9780307958822 (hardcover)
ISBN0307958825 (hardcover)

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Joyner TRC Ronnie Barnes Collection E909.O24 S54 2015 ✔ Available Place Hold

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