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Earning My Degree

Memoirs of an American University President

by David P. Gardner

  • 255 Want to read
  • 32 Currently reading

Published by University of California Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Biography: general,
  • Universities / polytechnics,
  • Public Affairs & Administration,
  • Higher,
  • College presidents,
  • United States - State & Local - General,
  • Political Science,
  • Biography / Autobiography,
  • Presidents,
  • Politics/International Relations,
  • USA,
  • Personal Memoirs,
  • Educators,
  • Biography & Autobiography / General,
  • University of California, Berkeley,
  • United States,
  • 1933-,
  • Biography,
  • Gardner, David Pierpont,

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages452
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7711891M
    ISBN 100520241835
    ISBN 109780520241831

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Earning My Degree is a portrait of uncommon leadership and courage and a chronicle of how these traits shaped a treasured, and sometimes mystifying, American by: 8.

David Pierpont Gardner was president of one of the world's most distinguished centers of higher learning--the nine-campus University of California--from to In this remarkably candid and lively memoir he provides an insider's account of what it was like for a very private, reflective man to live an extremely public life as leader of one of the most complex and controversial.

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