Inscribed first edition of Condoleezza Rice: A Memoir of My Extraordinary, Ordinary Family and Me. Octavo, 319pp. First edition, first printing with full number line on copyright page. Black hardcover, title in silver gilt on spine. In publishers dust jacket, very good, light shelf wear, some wear along top edge of back panel. Exceptional inscription on title page: “For Destiny, Live up to your name and decide your fate. Condoleezza Rice.”
Comments: Condoleezza Rice served as the 66th Secretary of State, from 2005-2009. Earlier in her career she served on the National Security Council, first for President George H.W. Bush, as Senior Director of Soviet and Eastern European Affairs, then as National Security Advisor for President George W. Bush. She currently teaches at Stanford University.