Memoirs Madeleine Albright is an amazing woman a staunch supporter of labor and civil rights and democracy In this memoir filled with interesting
Anecdotes The Octogenarian Discusses Her the octogenarian discusses her ancestry and background as well as the diplomatic positions she has held in both government and the private sector Most people know of her time as Secretary of State However she has not faded into the woodwork since then Her consulting company the Albright Group TAG
worked with Merck to help countries such as Botswana Romania and with Merck to help countries such as Botswana Romania and obtain vaccines to treat HIVAIDS As A Member Of a member of Aspen Ministers Forum she has participated with other x foreign ministers to promote beneficial foreign policy and security She is involved with the Albright Stonebridge Group ASG consisting of regional groups with xpertise in health technology nvironmental and social sustainability and describes itself as the world s leading commercial diplomacy and geopolitical risk firm Its goal is to help its clients operate wisely and 10 PRINT CHR$(205.5+RND(1)); : GOTO 10 (Software Studies) expand into foreign markets Just some of the many globalvents discussed the Cold War and dismantlement of the Berlin Wall the North Atlantic Treaty Organization NATO and her work on revision the threat of Russian land grabs the decision by the George W Bush administration to invade Ira the Taliban and ISIS the Arab Spring and on a lighter note the meaning of the pins she wears Especially interesting to me was Albright s family history and revelations she learned about World War II from her father s notebooks writings and letters Albright s stories about world leaders ntertainers other celebrities her travels and what not make this a fascinating memoir One of the best books I ve read this year Albright is brilliant articulate informative and able to see the humor in situations calling for it At the present time when the veneer of civility is so thin it might as well not xist she gives us respectful if forthright views of people she has known problems she has solved or helped to solve and conditions under which she has worked Highly recommended E much I intend to do As difficult as it might seem I want Your Everyday Art World every stage of my life to bexciting than the last”In that time of transition the former Secretary considered the possibilities she could write teach travel give speeches start a business fight for democracy help to mpower women campaign for favored political candidates spend time with her grandchildren Instead of choosing one or two she decid. What an inspirational account of a life full of public service and leadership Albright s positive attitude and humor are just what I needed during these dark political times 45 stars Might change to 5 stars Madeleine Albright has uickly become one of my favorite authors Eual parts insightful authentic and witty Albright is a pioneer across many fields government and global diplomacy in particular and a true inspiration major fan girl giddinessTo say I love Madame Secretary the show is an understatement And then I found out Elizabeth McCord s charter is based on Madeleine Albright And so when I found out about this book I flipping lost my mind I was on the the library waitlist like FOREVER but worth itWhat an incredible woman and what a life Madeleine has a
way with words and made her writing so njoyable to read I do with words and made her writing so Doreen Valiente Witch enjoyable to read I do hope she fulfill the promise until I m carried out I ll carry on There is just so much to glean from her her life her humor her wisdom and all that Madeleine Albright ness This is the first book that I have read by Madeleine Albright She has written many other books She is very giving of her time andxpertise has stored a lot of information in her brain is busier than any one person should be and is very talentedThis book does have some policy talk in it and how she has used her time after she was Secretary of State But it is not dry and you can certainly tell that she has a great sense of humor and is very approachable She knows that she has a wealth of information and she wants to share it and make the world a better placeI would recommend this book Just what I likean ngaging memoir by a person with common sense decency and curiosity I intend to read her other books Thanks to
Harper and Edelweiss for sharing the latest memoir by Madeline Albright I ve long been an admirer and Edelweiss for sharing the latest memoir by Madeline Albright I ve long been an admirer hers but hadn t gotten around to reading her prior books I
Will Make It A make it a priority of I njoyed her writing style and found her down to arth and refreshingly self deprecating I recommend this for fans of hers and of foreign affairs politics or. Former Secretary of State Madeleine Albrigh reflects on the final stages of her career and working productively into your her decades in this revealing funny and inspiring memoirIn 2001 when Madeleine Albright was leaving office as America’s first female secretary of state interviewers asked her how she wished to be remembered “I don’t want to be remembered” she answered “I am still here and hav.
Summary Hell and Other DestinationsOr anyone interested in government or in whining about the my own aging process A wonderful memoir worth reading not only for the insight into Madeline Albright s life and thinking
BUT ALSO AS INSPIRATION FOR THOSEalso as inspiration for those need a push to speak up Yes she s right there is a special place in hell for women who don t help women This doesn t btw mean that women who vote for men are condemned It s aimed at the mean girls you know who they are Albright a deeply serious woman has a sense of humor not only about the world but also herself She s committed she s thoughtful she s set a great xample and she s willing to let a little air out of the balloon Thanks to Edelweiss
for the ARC An xcellent read I have read a number of Madeleinethe ARC An xcellent read I have read a number of Madeleine s books in 2012 I read Prague Winter Personal Story of Remembrance and War 1937 1948 and in 2018 I read Fascism A Warning I realize I somehow missed reading her 2003 memoir Madam Secretary about her time as Secretary of State 1997 2001 and before that the United States Ambassador to the United Nations 1995 1997 I will uickly remedy that oversight The book I just read Hell and Other Destinations A 21st Century Memoir covers her life after being Secretary of State to the present timeThe book is well written and researched I am amazed at Albright s Venous Catheters energy She has managed to do so many different things in her later life from writing books lecturing and book tours Professor at Georgetown University chair of the Albright Stonebridge Group serving on many boards in the United States and for the United Nations She states shenjoys most the postgame diplomatic analysis The book contains humor and I found that Albright was as hard on her own performance as she was on critiuing others In 2012 she was awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom I thoroughly njoyed this book and highly recommend itI read this as an audiobook downloaded from Audible The book is thirteen hours and twenty four minutes Madeleine Albright does a good job narrating her own book Listening to her tell about her life was like I was having tea and a chat with her. Ed to do it all For nearly twenty years Albright has been in constant motion navigating half a dozen professions clashing with presidents and prime ministers learning very dayHell and Other Destinations reveals this Albright at her bluntest funniest most intimate and most serious It is the tale of our times anchored in lessons for all time narrated by an xtraordinary woman with a matchless zest for life.