The Resource Michelle Obama : an American story, by David Colbert

Michelle Obama : an American story, by David Colbert

Label
Michelle Obama : an American story
Title
Michelle Obama
Title remainder
an American story
Statement of responsibility
by David Colbert
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Michelle Obama grew up on Chicago's South Side, and while the world outside her door was chaotic and ever-changing, her family provided a stable environment in which she could grow and flourish. This look at Michelle Obama's life and the turning points that shaped her shows how a girl from a working class background could rise to become one of the most influential women of her day. ... History is what has shaped Michelle and challenged her; and ultimately, not only has she overcome any obstacles put before her, she has carved out her own place in history as well.--B.I.P
Summary
Recounts how Michelle Robinson, who came from a modest neighborhood in Chicago, became a Harvard-educated lawyer and the wife of Barack Obama, and describes her role in his rise to the presidency
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
304063
Cataloging source
YDXCP
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Colbert, David
Dewey number
  • 328.73092
  • 920
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • 4
  • 6
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Obama, Michelle
  • African American women
  • Women lawyers
  • African American women lawyers
  • Legislators' spouses
  • Chicago (Ill.)
  • Obama, Barack
  • Obama, Michelle
  • African American women
Target audience
juvenile
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an American story
Label
Michelle Obama : an American story, by David Colbert
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
ocn288990308
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
151 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9780547249414
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Other physical details
col. ill., ports.
System control number
(OCoLC)288990308
Label
Michelle Obama : an American story, by David Colbert
Publication
Control code
ocn288990308
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
151 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9780547249414
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Other physical details
col. ill., ports.
System control number
(OCoLC)288990308

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