The Other Barack

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The Other Barack: The Bold and Reckless Life of President Obama's Father
Author Sally H. Jacobs
Country United States
Language English
Genre Biography
Publisher PublicAffairs
Published in English
2011
Pages 304 pp
ISBN 978 1 58648 793 5

The Other Barack: The Bold and Reckless Life of President Obama's Father is a biography written by Sally H. Jacobs a Boston Globe journalist. She had access to Obama's Father's immigration file.[1] The book also states that Barack Obama, Sr and Ann Dunham considered giving Barack Obama up for adoption to the Salvation Army.[2][3][4][5]

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  1. ^ Boston Globe reporter withholds Obama file
  2. ^ Barack Obama 'was almost put up for adoption:The Telegraph
  3. ^ [articles.chicagotribune.com/2011-07-08/news/ct-talk-barack-obama-adoption-0708-20110708_1_barack-obama-ann-dunham-adoption Book: Obama's parents may have considered putting him up for adoption:Chicago Tribune]
  4. ^ If Barack wasn't an Obama: book says President's parents considered adoption:The Independent
  5. ^ Revealed: Barack Obama's 'playboy' father planned to have future president ADOPTED:Daily Mail

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