|Dimensions||6.5 x 9.25|
|Features||full-color photos, chronology, glossary, further reading, works consulted, index|
|Interest Level||Intermediate, Primary|
|Series||A Blue Banner Biography - Popular Titles|
|Subject||Biography & Autobiography , Political, Juvenile Nonfiction|
During the 2000 presidential race, both candidates, Al Gore and George W. Bush, had fathers who had been in politics. At the same time, the mayor of the largest city in the United States had a very different family history. His father wasn t a senator or a president. He was a convicted felon.
Yet in spite of his family s background, Rudy Giuliani not only became the mayor of New York City, but he also helped convict both crooked cops and corrupt politicians as a young lawyer. Here is the story of one man s strive for excellence despite the odds against him. This is the story of Rudy Giuliani.