The Resource The promise : President Obama, year one, Jonathan Alter

The promise : President Obama, year one, Jonathan Alter

Label
The promise : President Obama, year one
Title
The promise
Title remainder
President Obama, year one
Statement of responsibility
Jonathan Alter
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Jonathan Alter, one of the country's most respected journalists and historians, uses his unique access to the White House to produce the first inside look at Obama's difficult debut. In Alter's telling, the real Obama is an authentic, demanding, unsentimental, and sometimes overconfident leader
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
VDGV
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Alter, Jonathan
Dewey number
  • 973.932092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Obama, Barack
  • Obama, Barack
  • Presidents
  • United States
Target audience
adult
Label
The promise : President Obama, year one, Jonathan Alter
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [441]-446) and index
Contents
Obama takes charge -- White House-in-waiting -- Grant Park -- The Cabinet maker -- Picking Hillary -- Instant President -- Historic inauguration -- Sea legs -- Zen temperament -- Rahmbo -- The shovel brigade -- Larry and Tim -- The un-Bubba -- The global reset -- Tyrannosaurus Rx -- Professor-in-chief -- Off-hours -- The skinny guy and the fat cats -- Modus Obama -- "Don't blow it!" -- Chaos-istan -- The perfect and the good -- Epilogue
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xviii, 458 p., [16] p. of plates
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9781847376558
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) a628778
  • (OCoLC)641370348
Label
The promise : President Obama, year one, Jonathan Alter
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [441]-446) and index
Contents
Obama takes charge -- White House-in-waiting -- Grant Park -- The Cabinet maker -- Picking Hillary -- Instant President -- Historic inauguration -- Sea legs -- Zen temperament -- Rahmbo -- The shovel brigade -- Larry and Tim -- The un-Bubba -- The global reset -- Tyrannosaurus Rx -- Professor-in-chief -- Off-hours -- The skinny guy and the fat cats -- Modus Obama -- "Don't blow it!" -- Chaos-istan -- The perfect and the good -- Epilogue
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xviii, 458 p., [16] p. of plates
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9781847376558
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) a628778
  • (OCoLC)641370348

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