An American Story: The Speeches of Barack Obama: A Primer by David Olive
8vo. pp. xx, 355. bibliography. wrs. [Toronto]: ECW Press, .
NEW & out-of-print.
ISBN-10: 15502286411/ ISBN-13: 9781550228649
"What's the point of trying to become president if you're not determined to be a great president?"
Bursting on the national scene at the Democratic National Convention in 2004, Barack Obama is favoured to become the first African-American leader of a major industrialized country. And that might be the least interesting thing about this young, charismatic intellect, who seeks to restore America's reputation abroad, and the well-being of Americans at home.