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The Resource Airlift to America : how Barack Obama, Sr., John F. Kennedy, Tom Mboya, and 800 East African students changed their world and ours, Tom Shachtman

Airlift to America : how Barack Obama, Sr., John F. Kennedy, Tom Mboya, and 800 East African students changed their world and ours, Tom Shachtman

Label
Airlift to America : how Barack Obama, Sr., John F. Kennedy, Tom Mboya, and 800 East African students changed their world and ours
Title
Airlift to America
Title remainder
how Barack Obama, Sr., John F. Kennedy, Tom Mboya, and 800 East African students changed their world and ours
Statement of responsibility
Tom Shachtman
Title variation
Air lift to America
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1942-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Shachtman, Tom
Dewey number
378.1/98299676073
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
LA1503.7
LC item number
.S53 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • College students
  • African-American Students Federation
  • United States
  • Africa, East
Label
Airlift to America : how Barack Obama, Sr., John F. Kennedy, Tom Mboya, and 800 East African students changed their world and ours, Tom Shachtman
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [251]-259) and index
Contents
Iowa and Kogelo -- Cold War and moral crusades -- American labor and the rise of Tom Mboya -- Alliance formed -- The Harambee kids -- The college experience -- Crisis time : Kennedy vs. Nixon on the airlifts -- The airlift and the presidential election of 1960 -- Care and feeding -- A logical evolution -- Sons and daughters of the new future
Control code
ocn316019603
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
x, 273 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9780312570750
Lccn
2009013186
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)316019603
Label
Airlift to America : how Barack Obama, Sr., John F. Kennedy, Tom Mboya, and 800 East African students changed their world and ours, Tom Shachtman
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [251]-259) and index
Contents
Iowa and Kogelo -- Cold War and moral crusades -- American labor and the rise of Tom Mboya -- Alliance formed -- The Harambee kids -- The college experience -- Crisis time : Kennedy vs. Nixon on the airlifts -- The airlift and the presidential election of 1960 -- Care and feeding -- A logical evolution -- Sons and daughters of the new future
Control code
ocn316019603
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
x, 273 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9780312570750
Lccn
2009013186
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)316019603

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