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Dreams from My Father: A Story of Race and Inheritance by Barack Obama - Hardcover - from The Saint Bookstore (SKU: A9780307383419)

Dreams from My Father: A Story of Race and Inheritance

Dreams from My Father: A Story of Race and Inheritance by Barack Obama - Hardcover - from The Saint Bookstore (SKU: A9780307383419)

Dreams from My Father: A Story of Race and Inheritance

by Barack Obama

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Published in 1995, this lyrical, unsentimental, and compelling memoir, the son of a black African father and a white American mother searches for a workable meaning to his life as a black American. It begins in New York, where Barack Obama learns that his father--a figure he knows more as a myth than as a man--has been killed in a car accident. This sudden death inspires an emotional odyssey--first to a small town in Kansas, from which he retraces the migration of his mother's family to Hawaii, and then to Kenya, where he meets the African side of his family, confronts the bitter truth of his father's life, and at last reconciles his divided inheritance. 

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On Nov 21 2011, frodobaggins said:
After reading 'The Audacity of Hope' I wanted to know more about how President Obama's background formed the upbeat, altruistic, intelligent ideas in his book.After reading 'Dreams From My Father', I ordered seven copies for family and friends. 'Dreams From My Father' shed light as to how Mr. Obama was able to formulate his humane, international, open, non-judgemental globallly informed, multi-cultural view of how best to lead America. It would be a wonderful book for American Middle and High School students to read and learn from.

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Title
Dreams from My Father: A Story of Race and Inheritance
Author
Barack Obama
Format/binding
Hardback
Book condition
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Quantity available
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Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 10
0307383415
ISBN 13
9780307383419
Publisher
Crown Publishers
Place of Publication
New York
This edition first published
2007

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