Read My Pins: Stories from a Diplomat's Jewel Box

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Harper Collins, Sep 29, 2009 - Biography & Autobiography - 176 pages
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New from New York Times bestselling author and former secretary of state Madeleine Albright, Read My Pins is a story and celebration of how one woman’s jewelry collection was used to make diplomatic history. Exploring the use of the pin or brooch as a means of personal and diplomatic expression and featuring a gallery of fascinating photographs, this unique, intimate, and revealing biography offers a whole new side of Secretary Albright, one of our most beloved public servants.

 

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User Review  - bettyandboo - LibraryThing

Like Madeleine Albright, I love wearing pins. I'm not always very good at the schmoozing and small talk that I often need to do for my job, so in business settings I'll sometimes wear a pin as a ... Read full review

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User Review  - Sherri - Goodreads

Beautiful pins, great stories, and quite an interesting way to remember political connections! Read full review

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Contents

Introduction
10
Wings
37
Body Language
77
Pindex
164
Photography Credits
173
Copyright

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About the author (2009)

Madeleine Albright served as America's sixty-fourth Secretary of State from 1997 to 2001. Her distinguished career also includes positions on Capitol Hill, the National Security Council, and as U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations. She is a resident of Washington, D.C., and Virginia.

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