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Kamala's way : an American life / Dan Moiran.

Moiran, Dan, (author.).

Available copies

  • 3 of 6 copies available at SC LENDS.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Anderson - Pendleton Branch LP B Harris Kamala (Text) 28195105 Adult Large Print Biography Available -
Chester - Main Library LP B HARRIS (Text) 35301003371359 Adult Large Print Non-Fiction Checked out 06/04/2021
Dorchester - St. George Main Library LGPRINT B HARRIS MOR (Text) 30018006146761 Adult New Books Available -
Dorchester - Summerville Branch LGPRINT B HARRIS MOR (Text) 30018006145433 Adult New Books Checked out 06/17/2021
York - Bookmobile BIOGRAPHY HARRIS (Text) 33205012899163 Adult New Books -- Large Print Checked out 08/20/2021
York - Rock Hill Branch BIOGRAPHY HARRIS (Text) 33205012899833 Adult New Books -- Large Print Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781432886936
  • ISBN: 1432886932
  • Physical Description: 475 pages (large print) ; 23 cm.
  • Edition: Large print edition.
  • Publisher: Waterville, ME : Thorndike Press, a part of Gale, a Cengage Company, 2021.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 417-471).
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.
Summary, etc.:
"There's very little that's conventional about Kamala Harris, and yet her personal story also represents the best of America. She grew up the eldest daughter of single mother, a cancer researcher who emigrated from India at the age of nineteen in search of a better education. She and her husband, an accomplished economist from Jamaica, split up when Kamala was only five. The Kamala Harris the public knows is tough, smart, and demanding, and longtime Los Angeles Times reporter Dan Morain has been there from the start. Kamala's Way is essential reading for everyone curious about the first woman elected to the office of Vice President of the United States in American history"--Page 4 of cover.
Subject: Harris, Kamala, 1964-
United States. Congress. Senate > Biography.
Vice-presidents > United States > Biography.
Women legislators > United States > Biography.
Legislators > United States > Biography.
Women presidential candidates > United States > Biography.
Presidential candidates > United States > Biography.
Racially mixed people > United States > Biography.
African Americans > Biography.
Genre: Biographies.
Large type books

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