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Title Everybody matters : my life giving voice / Mary Robinson with Tessa Robinson.
Author Robinson, Mary, 1944-
Publication New York : Walker & Co., 2013.
Edition First U.S. edition.
Description viii, 322 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 25 cm
Call # B ROBINSON E
Note Originally published: London : Hodder & Stoughton, 2012.
Summary The first female president of Ireland and former U.N. High Commissioner for Human Rights examines her life and career.
Note Includes index.
Contents Beginnings -- In transition -- Finding my voice -- Broadening my horizon -- Ploughing my own furrow -- Looking beyond our borders -- Balancing family and work -- Windows of change -- A president with a purpose -- The smell of fresh paint -- Hope and history -- Neither fish nor fowl -- Boldly and duly -- Bearing witness -- Into the crucible -- When the dust settled -- Realizing rights in practice -- Being an elder -- Connecting the global and the local.
Subject Robinson, Mary, 1944-
Presidents -- Ireland -- Biography.
Women presidents -- Ireland -- Biography.
Ireland -- Politics and government -- 1949-
Addl. Author Robinson, Tessa, 1972-
ISBN 9780802779649 (hbk.) :
0802779646 (hbk.)

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