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Colin Powell

Government, Military (born 5-Apr-1937)


Karen DeYoung. Soldier: The Life of Colin Powell. New York: Alfred A. Knopf. 2006. 610pp.

Clarence Lusane. Colin Powell and Condoleezza Rice: Foreign Policy, Race, and the New American Century. Westport, CT: Praeger. 2006. 259pp.

Howard B. Means. Colin Powell: Soldier/Statesman -- Statesman/Soldier. New York: Donald I. Fine. 1992. 369pp.

Colin Powell; with Joseph E. Persico. My American Journey. New York: Random House. 1995. 643pp.

Justin Raimondo. Colin Powell and the Power Elite. California: American First Political Action Committee. 1996. 141pp.

David Roth. Sacred Honor: Colin Powell: The Inside Account of His Life and Triumphs: A Biography. New York: Harper Collins. 1993. 256pp.

Richard Steins. Colin Powell: A Biography. Westport, CT: Greenwood Press. 2003. 152pp.


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  2. Encyclopaedia Britannica Online [link]

  3. Internet Movie Database [link]

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  5. Wikipedia [link]

  6. Library of Congress Name Authority [link]

  7. Harper Encyclopedia of Military Biography (p.609)

  8. The MacMillan Dictionary of Military Biography (p.360)

  9. Cambridge Dictionary of American Biography (p.584)

  10. 100 Greatest African Americans: A Biographical Encyclopedia (pp.250-54)

  11. Britannica Almanac 2006 (p.100)

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