Madam Secretary: A Memoir

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Miamax, Apr 6, 2005 - Biography & Autobiography - 736 pages
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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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Well written insight into the challenges she overcame. - Goodreads
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Her writing changes between the two parts of the book. - Goodreads

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This book is an epic. There are many interesting aspects of Albright's life, that although often tedious, give insight to past decisions and also to the inner workings of the govenment. This memoir ... Read full review

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I loved reading this book. I especially enjoyed reading the sections on the Balkans and her discovery of her ancestry! Read full review

Contents

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

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About the author (2005)

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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