Condoleezza rice is the 66th united states secretary of state, and the second in the administration of president george w bush to hold the office rice is the first black woman, second african american (after her predecessor colin powell, who served from 2001 to 2005), and the second woman (after. Buy a cheap copy of amistad: a long road to freedom book by walter dean myers in 1839, there was a rebellion on the slave ship amistad in a bloody struggle, the african captives aboard rebelled against their kidnappers and declared mutiny. Democracy : stories from the long road to freedom (condoleezza rice) at booksamillioncom click here for the autographed copy from the former secretary of state and bestselling author -- a sweeping look at the global struggle for democracy and why america must continue to support the cause of human freedomfrom the end of the cold war and the collapse of the soviet union to the ongoing.
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