From Publishers Weekly
Copyright © Reed Business Information, a division of Reed Elsevier Inc. All rights reserved.
Copyright © American Library Association. All rights reserved
Enter your mobile number or email address below and we'll send you a link to download the free Kindle App. Then you can start reading Kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, or computer - no Kindle device required.
To get the free app, enter your mobile phone number.
|New from||Used from|
Kinda loses its steam in the last quarter, but the author does her best to move things along.Published 7 months ago by Jocasta B.
I purchased this book as a requirement to read a bio. This is an excellent book and I really enjoyed reading it. At times I didn't, want to stop.Published on September 21, 2013 by MICHAEL JOHNSON
Born an Army Brat, schooled overseas, and a veteran of 24 years in the Air Force, a "fan" of Gen. Powell - I really wanted to like this book. Gen. Read morePublished on February 27, 2011 by L. Hill
The author got some basic information wrong. She incorrectly calls H. Norman Schwarzkopf, "Norman H. Schwarzkopf" and several times writes "Fort Myers" instead of "Fort Myer. Read morePublished on October 5, 2009 by Amazon Customer
After reading this very interesting biography of Colin Powell, one can easily believe that he would himself have cracked that joke regarding the publication of his life story (to... Read morePublished on January 5, 2009 by G. Stelzenmuller
I don't know what Karen has in mind but this is one book that does not have a table of contents. She seems to want more that readers read this cover to cover of 700 page book than... Read morePublished on December 14, 2007 by Ben T. Tsao
Reviewed by Laura V. Hilton
Colin L. Powell is probably one of the most admired men in recent American history. A military general and serving a tenure as U.S. Read more
Overall, this book is an excellent, informative look into the life of Powell. However, it certainly seems to have a definite slant towards the left in the personal opinions of the... Read morePublished on November 1, 2007 by Priscilla Stilwell