Vernon Can Read!

Vernon Can Read!

A Memoir

Book - 2001
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From the civil rights revolution to the halls of power, the life story of an American leader. As a student in Atlanta, Vernon Jordan had a summer job driving a white banker around town. During the man's afternoon naps, Jordan passed the time reading books, a fact that astounded his boss. Vernon can read the man exclaimed to his relatives. Nearly 50 years later, Vernon Jordan, long-time civil rights leader, adviser and close friend to presidents and business leaders, and one of the most charismatic figures in America, has written this book about his life and times. It is a story that encompasses the sweeping struggles, changes, and dangers of black life during the civil rights revolution.
Publisher: New York : Public Affairs, [2001]
Copyright Date: ©2001
ISBN: 9781891620690
189162069X
Branch Call Number: 323.092 JOR
Characteristics: viii, 344 pages :,illustrations ;,24 cm
Additional Contributors: Gordon-Reed, Annette

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