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Agreat American success storyan endearing and well written book The New York Times Book ReviewColin Powell is the embodiment of the American dream He was born in Harlem to immigrant parents from Jamaica He knew the rough life of the streets He overcame a barely average start at school Then he joined the Army The rest is historyVietnam the Pentagon Panama Desert Stormbut a history that until now has been known only on the surface Here for the first time Colin Powell himself tells us how it happened in a memoir distinguished by a heartfelt love of country and family warm good humor and a soldier's directness My American Journey is the powerful story of a life well lived and well told It is also a view from the mountaintop of the political landscape of America At a time when Americans feel disenchanted with their leaders General Powell's passionate views on family personal responsibility and in his own words the greatness of America and the opportunities it offers inspire hope and present a blueprint for the future An utterly absorbing account it is history with a visionPraise for My American JourneyThe stirring only in America story of one determined man's journey from the South Bronx to directing the mightiest of military forcesFascinating The Washington Post Book WorldEloquent Los Angeles Times Book ReviewProfound and moving Must reading for anyone who wants to reaffirm his faith in the promise of AmericaJack Kemp The Wall Street JournalA book that is much like its subjectarticulate confident impressive but unpretentious and witty Whether you are a political junkie a military buff or just interested in a good story My American Journeyis a book well worth reading San Diego Union TribuneColin Powell's candid introspective autobiography is a joy for all with an appetite for well written political and social commentary The Detroit NewsAgreat American success storyan endearing and well written book The New York Times Book ReviewColin Powell is the embodiment of the American dream He was born in Harlem to immigrant parents from Jamaica He knew the rough life of the streets He overcame a barely average start at school Then he joined the Army The rest is historyVietnam the Pentagon Panama Desert Stormbut a history that until now has been known only on the surface Here for the first time Colin Powell himself tells us how it happened in a memoir distinguished by a heartfelt love of country and family warm good humor and a soldier's directness My American Journey is the powerful story of a life well lived and well told It is also a view from the mountaintop of the political landscape of America At a time when Americans feel disenchanted with their leaders General Powell's passionate views on family personal responsibility and in his own words the greatness of America and the opportunities it offers inspire hope and present a blueprint for the future An utterly absorbing account it is history with a visionPraise for My American JourneyThe stirring only in America story of one determined man's journey from the South Bronx to directing the mightiest of military forcesFascinating The Washington Post Book WorldEloquent Los Angeles Times Book ReviewProfound and moving Must reading for anyone who wants to reaffirm his faith in the promise of AmericaJack Kemp The Wall Street JournalA book that is much like its subjectarticulate confident impressive but unpretentious and witty Whether you are a political junkie a military buff or just interested in a good story My American Journeyis a book well worth reading San Diego Union TribuneColin Powell's candid introspective autobiography is a joy for all with an appetite for well written political and social commentary The Detroit NewsAgreat American success storyan endearing and well written book The New York Times Book ReviewColin Powell is the embodiment of the American dream He was born in Harlem to immigrant parents from Jamaica He knew the rough life of the streets He overcame a barely average start at school Then he joined the Army The rest is historyVietnam the Pentagon Panama Desert Stormbut a history that until now has been known only on the surface Here for the first time Colin Powell himself tells us how it happened in a memoir distinguished by a heartfelt love of country and family warm good humor and a soldier's directness My American Journey is the powerful story of a life well lived and well told It is also a view from the mountaintop of the political landscape of America At a time when Americans feel disenchanted with their leaders General Powell's passionate views on family personal responsibility and in his own words the greatness of America and the opportunities it offers inspire hope and present a blueprint for the future An utterly absorbing account it is history with a visionPraise for My American JourneyThe stirring only in America story of one determined man's journey from the South Bronx to directing the mightiest of military forcesFascinating The Washington Post Book WorldEloquent Los Angeles Times Book ReviewProfound and moving Must reading for anyone who wants to reaffirm his faith in the promise of AmericaJack Kemp The Wall Street JournalA book that is much like its subjectarticulate confident impressive but unpretentious and witty Whether you are a political junkie a military buff or just interested in a good story My American Journeyis a book well worth reading San Diego Union TribuneColin Powell's candid introspective autobiography is a joy for all with an appetite for well written political and social commentary The Detroit News