From Publishers Weekly
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From The New Yorker
Copyright © 2005 The New Yorker --This text refers to the Paperback edition.
I chose to read this book as I have always been an admirer of Madeleine Albright.
We cannot cut the national security budget by one penny, but by golly, we can do a *lot" better than either the passive Clintonians or the psychopathic Bushies.
The book clearly reflects a woman's point of view, and intertwines Madam Albright's personal and professional journey with historical events.
I am very pleased with this book.It tells of a lot of things about her,I did not know.Madam Albright is a hard Lady to beat in the office,she was a very good one to. Read morePublished 3 months ago by Shirley
Madeleine Albright's memoirs are fascinating and enlightening. While her personal history is brief, her struggles in office make compelling reading.Published 4 months ago by Sophie
This is a good read with review of historical events. At times overly detailed accounts caused me to be a bit bored and I started to skip. But I enjoyed the historical information.Published 16 months ago by hobby fan
I puchased this book for a graduate class and was able to use it twice. Once for the class and once for a leadership class I had taken. Read morePublished 18 months ago by Gina Marie
This is a great book. I read it a bit at a time and her wisdom and love of life shows through. She is indeed a remarkable American.Published 18 months ago by N. Meyer
Ms. Albright's appealing character, clever and professionally sophisticated style comes through clearly in her writing which makes this book hugely appealing. Read morePublished on March 26, 2010 by Monika Bialokur
Albright gives an interesting and detailed account of recent history and I found myself learning much more about events of the Clinton era than I did at the time they were... Read morePublished on December 2, 2009 by J. Kelty
I bought "Madam Secretary" almost five years ago, and only read it recently, during my holidays. I now regret not having done so before, but then, it is always best to do something... Read morePublished on November 5, 2009 by M. B. Alcat
This is one of the best books I've read in a long time. I also have a better understanding of Eastern Europe and Israeli/Palestinian conflicts. Read morePublished on September 13, 2008 by Millicent M. Jennings