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The Resource Madison Park : a place of hope, Eric L. Motley ; foreword by Walter Isaacson

Madison Park : a place of hope, Eric L. Motley ; foreword by Walter Isaacson

Label
Madison Park : a place of hope
Title
Madison Park
Title remainder
a place of hope
Statement of responsibility
Eric L. Motley ; foreword by Walter Isaacson
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A former special assistant to President George W. Bush chronicles his coming of age in a small Alabama community founded by freed slaves, where he learned valuable lessons about helping others, embracing faith, and fighting racial injustice
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Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
BYV
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1972-
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Motley, Eric L.
Dewey number
  • 305.896/073076147
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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Isaacson, Walter
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  • Motley, Eric L.
  • Presidents
  • African Americans
  • Montgomery (Ala.)
  • African Americans
Label
Madison Park : a place of hope, Eric L. Motley ; foreword by Walter Isaacson
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Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The Motley boy -- Madison Park -- A proud black community -- My Motley heritage -- Everything rounded out -- Years in training -- Not my only parents -- Rabbits v. turtles -- The D.U.K. -- Shave and a haircut -- That old-time religion -- The best "hand-catcher" in the neighborhood -- The music that would change my life -- Three queens: Rosebud, Mama, and Mayes -- The book of knowledge -- Blessed interventions -- 1,002 uses for a pie pan -- Keeping it real for me -- Steve Urkel and Boys State -- Evolution -- Beyond Madison Park, but still a part of it -- Remember, we're still in Alabama -- There's a part for every one of us to play -- Scotland -- The limits of knowledge, the unlimited nature of friendship -- "Stopping by woods on a snowy evening" -- "If you're not ready now" -- From the White House to Foggy Bottom -- "Barbara Ann" -- Paid in full -- Wherever I go
Control code
on1003759313
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
304 pages
Isbn
9780310349631
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1003759313
Label
Madison Park : a place of hope, Eric L. Motley ; foreword by Walter Isaacson
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The Motley boy -- Madison Park -- A proud black community -- My Motley heritage -- Everything rounded out -- Years in training -- Not my only parents -- Rabbits v. turtles -- The D.U.K. -- Shave and a haircut -- That old-time religion -- The best "hand-catcher" in the neighborhood -- The music that would change my life -- Three queens: Rosebud, Mama, and Mayes -- The book of knowledge -- Blessed interventions -- 1,002 uses for a pie pan -- Keeping it real for me -- Steve Urkel and Boys State -- Evolution -- Beyond Madison Park, but still a part of it -- Remember, we're still in Alabama -- There's a part for every one of us to play -- Scotland -- The limits of knowledge, the unlimited nature of friendship -- "Stopping by woods on a snowy evening" -- "If you're not ready now" -- From the White House to Foggy Bottom -- "Barbara Ann" -- Paid in full -- Wherever I go
Control code
on1003759313
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
304 pages
Isbn
9780310349631
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1003759313

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