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Author Ndesandjo, Mark Obama.

Title An Obama's journey : my odyssey of self-discovery across three cultures / Mark Obama Ndesandjo.

Publication Info. Guilford, Connecticut : Lyons Press, an imprint of Rowman & Littlefield, [2014]


Location Call No. Status
 Windsor, Main Library - Adult Department  973.932092 ND    Check Shelf
Description xvi, 374 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents Prelude: winter in Beijing, 2009 -- Kenya: where it all began -- My parents: a failed elopement -- Dissolution: Johnnie Walker Black Label -- Cleansing -- My brother David: a tragedy -- Sex, beaches, and mixed-race families -- Of grandmothers, music, and wandering Jews -- Saints and sinners -- Being brown at Brown and other university stories -- Sibling atonement -- Harvard of the west -- Youthful indiscretions: the second time I realized I was ugly -- Culture shocks and untimely nuns -- Digital revolutions, sowing the seeds of rebellion -- A war begins: I look to the east -- The middle kingdom: China -- The orphans and a cup of water -- On love and dreams -- New directions and a special gift -- The new America has arrived -- White House family reunion -- Coda: Kenyan spring.
Subject Ndesandjo, Mark Obama.
Presidents -- United States -- Siblings -- Biography.
Obama, Barack -- Family.
ISBN 9781493007516
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