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Kamala's way : an American life  Cover Image Book Book

Kamala's way : an American life

Morain, Dan (author.).

Summary

Summary: A revelatory biography of the first Black woman to stand for Vice President charts how the daughter of two immigrants in segregated California became one of the most effective power players in the United States.

Item details

  • ISBN: 9781982175764
  • ISBN: 1982175761
  • Physical Description: print
    viii, 257 pages ; 24 cm
  • Edition: First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster, 2021.

Contents / Notes

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (pages [229]-257).
Formatted Contents Note: Shyamala's daughter -- That little girl -- An education, apartheid, and a slaughter -- A taste of politics -- Setting her sights -- Becoming a boldface -- Severing heads. Figuratively. -- Officer down -- Getting "smart" on crime -- Harris and Obama -- The mad dash -- Change comes to California -- Attorney General Harris -- The relic -- Wedding bells -- The damned photos -- Mortgage meltdown -- Phenomenal women -- "Just a dude" -- Woman in a hurry -- Joe Biden gives Harris a hand -- Picking her shots -- Fighting the forever war -- "Go get 'em" -- "I intend to fight" -- Stepping onto the national stage -- The resistance -- "I'm asking the questions" -- "Yes or no" -- Harris v. Kavanaugh -- A death in the family -- "For the people" -- Timing is everything -- Dancing in the rain.
Subject: Harris, Kamala 1964-
Women legislators United States Biography
Legislators United States Biography
United States. Congress. Senate Biography
Women presidential candidates United States Biography
Presidential candidates United States Biography
BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Political
POLITICAL SCIENCE / American Government / National
BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Lawyers & Judges
Genre: Biographies.

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