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The Resource The butler : a witness to history, Wil Haygood, (overdrive ebook)

The butler : a witness to history, Wil Haygood, (overdrive ebook)

Label
The butler : a witness to history
Title
The butler
Title remainder
a witness to history
Statement of responsibility
Wil Haygood
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
When acclaimed Washington Post writer Wil Haygood had an early hunch that Obama would win the 2008 election, he thought he'd highlight the singular moment by exploring the life of someone who had come of age when segregation was so widespread, so embedded in the culture, as to make the very thought of a black president inconceivable. He struck gold when he tracked down Eugene Allen, a butler who had served no fewer than eight presidents, from Harry Truman to Ronald Reagan
Member of
Summary
Details the life of Eugene Allen, an African American White House butler who watched some of the most important events in America's history firsthand as he served eight presidents
Tone
Writing style
Biography type
contains biographical information
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10220454
Cataloging source
FSS
Dewey number
973.92092
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a witness to history
Label
The butler : a witness to history, Wil Haygood, (overdrive ebook)
Link
http://ohdbks.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=9A8ACB16-F526-4697-8BD1-BDAE37A44AD8
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 79)
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
ocm856657459
Extent
1 online resource (112 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781476753270
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
9a8acb16-f526-4697-8bd1-bdae37a44ad8
System control number
(OCoLC)856657459
Label
The butler : a witness to history, Wil Haygood, (overdrive ebook)
Link
http://ohdbks.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=9A8ACB16-F526-4697-8BD1-BDAE37A44AD8
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 79)
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
ocm856657459
Extent
1 online resource (112 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781476753270
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
9a8acb16-f526-4697-8bd1-bdae37a44ad8
System control number
(OCoLC)856657459

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