The Audacity of Hope

The Audacity of Hope

Thoughts on Reclaiming the American Dream

Book - 2006 | First edition.
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The Audacity of Hope is Barack Obama's call for a new kind of politics--a politics that builds upon those shared understandings that pull us together as Americans. Lucid in his vision of America's place in the world, refreshingly candid about his family life and his time in the Senate, Obama here sets out his political convictions and inspires us to trust in the dogged optimism that has long defined us and that is our best hope going forward.
Publisher: New York : Crown Publishers, [2006]
Edition: First edition.
Copyright Date: ©2006
ISBN: 9780307455871
9780307237699
0307237699
Branch Call Number: 973.932092 Obama
Characteristics: 375 pages ; 25 cm

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D_K_
Nov 06, 2017

I read this before the first election. He tries really hard to make himself out to be a centrist.

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georgekkataoka
Mar 30, 2017

This is a great book if you enjoy learning about politics and history. Barack is a very gifted writer and his passion and education clearly show throughout the book. This is less a biography of him, and more a stance on his passionate views on the future of this nation. The biggest takeaway from this book for me was just how well-balanced he was as a senator and eventually President.

esther_12031211 Aug 18, 2013

This is one of my favorite presidents so I had to read this and its really good he goes into what he knows and believes. Barack Obama is a logical man.

msquietchatty Mar 16, 2013

Only an idiot can say they didn't read a word from the book yet they hate it

aaa5756 Nov 07, 2012

A very good read. I enjoyed this book I would recommend this book for all to read.

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notsecure
Jan 09, 2012

Obama is a puppet and nothing else. Obama should be in the dictionary under rhetoric.

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dparent
Nov 30, 2008

A great to learn about Obama's perspective various topics such as economy, family, race etc. Not a biography but glimpse of his life tells us how he became what he is today. Interesting if you are into politics.

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