This collector's item tells the remarkable story in words and pictures of the first African-American president Ground breaking in many ways he was the first candidate to bring 21st century technology to the American presidential election and re-engage a generation who had given up on politics. His ethnic background broke down boundaries, unified a nation and revitalised the belief in the democratic system. From local reformer to the Oval Office, Barack Obama's rise to power is unique and sums up the American dream.
- Hardback | 80 pages
- 84 x 94 x 14mm | 58.97g
- 20 Oct 2009
- Andrews McMeel Publishing
- Kansas City, United States
- colour illustrations, frontispiece
About Sarah Parvis
Whether she's working on books about Justin Bieber, Taylor Swift, or the 1980s, Sarah Parvis keeps an eye on all things pop culture. An author, editor, and compiler of quotations, Parvis has a knack for picking up little-known trivia concerning names in the news. She resides in New York, New York.