This promised land.

by Robert Easton

Publisher: Leisure books in New York

Written in English
Published: Pages: 358 Downloads: 72
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SeriesThe saga of California, The saga of California
The Physical Object
Pagination358p. ;
Number of Pages358
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22542222M
ISBN 100843939559
OCLC/WorldCa34578333

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  In his memoir A Promised Land, Obama tells the story of his political rise through the first two years of his presidency. Here, listen to excerpts from the book before its release on Tuesday.   A PROMISED LAND. by Barack Obama “This is an approach book,” writes McConaughey, adding that it contains “philosophies that can be objectively understood, and if you choose, subjectively adopted, by either changing your reality, or changing how you see it. This is a playbook, based on adventures in my life.”. Waiting List: Barack Obama “A Promised Land” Signed copies or Signed Limited Edition Announcement List Book Signing Central is an event information service brought to you by and has a focus on author events, book signings, and autograph expos.   A Promised Land often reads like a conversation Obama is having with himself — questioning his ambition, wrestling with whether the sacrifices were worth it, toggling between pride in his administration’s accomplishments and self-doubt over whether he did enough. Written in the Trump era, under an administration bent on repudiating 3/4(17).

A Promised Land is extraordinarily intimate and introspective-the story of one man's bet with history, the faith of a community organizer tested on the world stage. Obama is candid about the balancing act of running for office as a Black American, bearing the expectations of a generation buoyed by messages of "hope and change," and meeting the /5(K).   According to Penguin Random House, former President Barack Obama’s latest book, “A Promised Land” has sold 1,, units in the United States . The Promised Land (Hebrew: הארץ המובטחת ‎, translit.: ha'aretz hamuvtakhat; Arabic: أرض الميعاد ‎, translit.: ard al-mi'ad; also known as "The Land of Milk and Honey") is the land which, according to the Tanakh (the Hebrew Bible), God promised and subsequently gave to Abraham and to his descendants. In modern contexts the phrase "Promised Land" expresses an image and.

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Promised Land, the second book in the Chosen People series, continues the story of Arab Christians, Hana Aboud and Doud Hasan who now live in Atlanata, Georgia. Hana is a lawyer and works with American companies setting up business in the middle east as she speaks 4 languages.

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