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The Resource The Obamas : the untold story of an African family, Peter Firstbrook

The Obamas : the untold story of an African family, Peter Firstbrook

Label
The Obamas : the untold story of an African family
Title
The Obamas
Title remainder
the untold story of an African family
Statement of responsibility
Peter Firstbrook
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The astonishing story of Barack Obama's Kenyan roots, "The Obamas" is the product of dozens of interviews with Obama's African relatives, presented by the first person to trace Obama's family history back 400 years and 23 generations
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Firstbrook, P. L
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
  • genealogical tables
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Obama family
  • Obama, Barack
  • Obama, Barack
  • Obama family
  • Kenya
  • Luo (Kenyan and Tanzanian people)
  • Presidents
  • Luo (Peuple du Kenya et de Tanzanie)
  • Présidents
  • Families
  • Luo (Kenyan and Tanzanian people)
  • Presidents
  • Kenya
  • United States
Label
The Obamas : the untold story of an African family, Peter Firstbrook
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue -- Two elections, two presidents -- Meet the ancestors -- The life and death of Opiyo Obama -- The Wazungu arrive -- The new imperialism -- Five wives and two world wars -- A state of emergency -- Mr. "Double-Double" -- Epilogue -- Glossary of people -- Glossary of terms and place names -- Timeline
Control code
526027099
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st American ed.
Extent
333 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780307591401
Lccn
2010032403
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
WorldCat record variable field(s) change: 650, 655
Other control number
  • 40018973323
  • 40018958830
Other physical details
illustrations, genealogical table
System control number
(OCoLC)526027099
Label
The Obamas : the untold story of an African family, Peter Firstbrook
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue -- Two elections, two presidents -- Meet the ancestors -- The life and death of Opiyo Obama -- The Wazungu arrive -- The new imperialism -- Five wives and two world wars -- A state of emergency -- Mr. "Double-Double" -- Epilogue -- Glossary of people -- Glossary of terms and place names -- Timeline
Control code
526027099
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st American ed.
Extent
333 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780307591401
Lccn
2010032403
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
WorldCat record variable field(s) change: 650, 655
Other control number
  • 40018973323
  • 40018958830
Other physical details
illustrations, genealogical table
System control number
(OCoLC)526027099

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