The Resource Power forward: : my presidential election, Reggie Love, (eaudio)

Power forward: : my presidential election, Reggie Love, (eaudio)

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Power forward: : my presidential election
Title
Power forward:
Title remainder
my presidential election
Statement of responsibility
Reggie Love
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Language
eng
Summary
Every path to adulthood is strewn with missteps, epiphanies, and hard-earned lessons. Only Reggie Love's, however, went through the White House by way of Duke University's Cameron Indoor Stadium. Mentored by both Coach Krzyzewski and President Obama, Love shares universal insights learned in unique circumstances, an education in how sports, politics, and life can define who you are, what you believe in, and what it takes to make a difference. Reggie Love is a unique witness to history, whose introduction to Washington was working in Junior Senator Barack Obama's mailroom. As "body man" to Obama during his first presidential campaign, Love's job was to stay one step behind the candidate, but think and act three steps ahead during a typical eighteen-hour workday. As President Obama's personal aide during that momentous first term, Love sat yards from the Oval Office and often spent more time, day-in-day-out, with the President than anyone else. While his experiences were unique, the lessons he learned during his tenure with the President are universal. Persistence. Responsibility. Passion for a cause greater than yourself. In short, maturity. Love has been singularly lucky in his mentors. At Duke University, where he was a walk-on and a captain of its fabled basketball team, Love learned from Coach Krzyzewski that sports builds character-from President Obama, Love learned that how you conduct your life defines your character. Accountability and serving with honor were learned during unsought moments: co-coaching with Malia Obama's and Sasha Obama's basketball team with the President; lending Obama his tie ahead of a presidential debate; managing a personal life when no hour is truly your own. From his first interview with Senator Obama, to his near-decision not to follow the President-elect to the White House, Love drew on Coach K's teachings as he learned to navigate Washington. But it was while owning up to (temporarily) losing the President's briefcase, playing pick-up games in New Hampshire to secure votes, babysitting the children of visiting heads of state, and keeping the President company at every major turning point of his historic first campaign and administration, that Love learned how persistence and passion can lead not only to success, but to a broader concept of adulthood. Power Foward is a professional coming of age story like no other
Accompanying matter
technical information on music
Cataloging source
Midwest
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1981-
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Love, Reggie
Dewey number
320.092
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not applicable
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not applicable
Literary text for sound recordings
other
PerformerNote
Read by Reggie Love
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  • Love, Reggie
  • hoopla digital
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  • Love, Reggie
  • Presidents
  • Obama, Barack
  • United States
  • United States
Target audience
adult
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not applicable
Label
Power forward: : my presidential election, Reggie Love, (eaudio)
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unknown
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digital storage
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not applicable
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unknown
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  • not applicable
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Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file (5:hr., 9: min.))
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unknown
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
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not applicable
Isbn
9781442385894
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(sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
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not applicable
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unknown
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unknown
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digital.
Publisher number
MWT11752449
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unknown
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access
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sound
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digital recording
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  • other
  • remote
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other
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11752449
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MWT11752449
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
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not applicable
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Label
Power forward: : my presidential election, Reggie Love, (eaudio)
Link
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file (5:hr., 9: min.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781442385894
Isbn Type
(sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
Level of compression
unknown
Other physical details
digital.
Publisher number
MWT11752449
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
access
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
Stock number
11752449
System control number
MWT11752449
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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