Madam Secretary: A Memoir

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Miamax, Apr 6, 2005 - Biography & Autobiography - 736 pages
22 Reviews
In this outspoken and much-praised memoir, the highest-ranking woman in American history shares her remarkable story and provides an insider's view of world affairs during a period of unprecedented turbulence. A national bestseller on its first publication in 2003, Madam Secretary combines warm humor with profound insights and personal testament with fascinating additions to the historical record.

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User Review  - Beverly - Goodreads

This biography reveals the story of the first woman US Secretary of State. This book focuses on the defining moments in Madeleine Albright's life, identifying the periods that define her uncanny ... Read full review

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User Review  - Sherri - Goodreads

Autobiographies and biographies are generally not high on my list of favorites, but I have found several about political women to be fascinating. This is one of my favorite books as Madeleine Albright ... Read full review

Contents

Heroes and Villains
3
Becoming an American
22
B est of All Possible Worlds
39
Copyright

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Madeleine Albright, born in Prague, was confirmed as the 64th secretary of state in 1997. Her distinguished career in government includes positions in the National Security Council, as U.S. ambassador to the United Nations, and on Capitol Hill. She lives in Washington, D.C., and Virginia. Bill Woodward is a foreign policy specialist who has written for John Kerry and Michael Dukakis. He lives on Capitol Hill.

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