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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
Dewey number
  • 305.896/073076147
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
F334.M753
LC item number
M68 2017
Literary form
non fiction
Label
Madison Park : a place of hope, Eric L. Motley ; foreword by Walter Isaacson
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
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
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
304 pages
Isbn
9780310349631
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • on1003759313
  • (OCoLC)1003759313
  • 973791
Label
Madison Park : a place of hope, Eric L. Motley ; foreword by Walter Isaacson
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
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
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
304 pages
Isbn
9780310349631
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • on1003759313
  • (OCoLC)1003759313
  • 973791

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