By Thomas Blood
No American envoy has ever burst at the diplomatic scene and grabbed middle level within the theater of international family like Madeleine Albright. Navigating tough terrain as few can, Thomas Blood offers particular interviews with, and revealing anecdotes from, politicians, pals, adversaries, and co-workers, together with former Secretary of country Warren Christopher, Senators Leahy, Mikulski, Kerrey, Helms, Reid, and Rockefeller, and residence Minority chief Dick Gephardt.This distinctive biography finds the dramatic tale of the 1st girl U.S. Secretary of kingdom. instead of offering an easy chronology, Blood makes a speciality of the defining moments in Madeleine Albright's lifestyles, making a choice on the sessions that top open a window at the Secretary of State's uncanny skill to conquer adversity, her extraordinary luck in politics and her meteoric upward push to dominance on this planet of overseas policy.From her family's exciting break out from Czechoslovakia to her brilliant upward thrust to energy to her victories and setbacks because the head of yankee international coverage, Madeleine Albright's existence unfolds like a huge movie. An immensely readable biogrpahy that illuminates key reviews in Albright's profession and private existence, Madam Secretary introduces us to Madeleine Albright the individual, the baby-kisser, the policymaker-- a lady for our occasions.