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An unlikely journey

JuliГЎn Castro

An unlikely journey

waking up from my American dream

by JuliГЎn Castro

  • 157 Want to read
  • 6 Currently reading

Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Politicians,
  • Mexican Americans,
  • Cabinet officers,
  • Biography,
  • Mayors

  • About the Edition

    The former San Antonio mayor and secretary of Housing and Urban Development under Barack Obama shares his life story, recounting how his mother"s political activism inspired his ascent from poverty to a successful political career.

    Edition Notes

    StatementJulián Castro
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE901.1.C38 A3 2018
    The Physical Object
    Pagination225 pages
    Number of Pages225
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26974494M
    ISBN 100316252166
    ISBN 109780316252164
    LC Control Number2018168082
    OCLC/WorldCa1056108454

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