MADAM SECRETARY. by Albright, Madeleine (with Bill Woodward)


Edition: Book club edition.

New York: Miramax (Hyperion,) 2003. dj. SIGNED hardcover - Memoir of the woman who was the Secretary of State for 8 years under President Clinton - the first woman to serve in that position. In addition to discussing the important political and international events which she participated in, this is also a very personal story which follows her life from her childhood as a Czechoslovakian refugee when her family fled first Hitler and then the Communists, her advocacy of civil and women's rights, her life raising three daughters, and her discovery late in life of her Jewish ancestry and the fact that her grandparents are died in Nazi concentration camps. INSCRIBED on the half title page by the author. Illustrated with color photographs. Includes chronology and index. 562 pp. ISBN: 0-78686843.

Condition: Very near fine in a fine dustjacket.

Book ID: 31350
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