Read My Pins

Read My Pins

Stories From A Diplomat's Jewel Box

Book - 2009
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Baker & Taylor
The first woman U.S. secretary of state tells stories surrounding her pin collection, describing the pin not just as a piece of jewelry, but a badge of individuality, a vibrant vehicle for telling a story, and even a diplomatic tool for delivering messages to world leaders, politicians, and the public, in a book with over 200 color photos. 40,000 first printing.

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New from New York Times bestselling author and former secretary of state Madeleine Albright, Read My Pins is a story and celebration of how one woman’s jewelry collection was used to make diplomatic history. Exploring the use of the pin or brooch as a means of personal and diplomatic expression and featuring a gallery of fascinating photographs, this unique, intimate, and revealing biography offers a whole new side of Secretary Albright, one of our most beloved public servants.



Baker
& Taylor

The first woman U.S. Secretary of State tells stories surrounding her pin collection, describing the pin not just as a piece of jewelry, but a badge of individuality, a vibrant vehicle for telling a story, and even a diplomatic tool for delivering messages to world leaders, politicians, and the public.

Publisher: New York : Harper : Melcher Media, c2009
Edition: 1st ed
ISBN: 9780060899189
0060899182
Characteristics: 176 p. : ill. (some col.), ports. (some col.) ; 25 cm

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athompson10 Dec 11, 2016

Enjoyable for a costume jewelry fan or a fan of Americana. I thought most of her pins were MUCH more expensive than they actually are!

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