Robert Kennedy

Robert Kennedy

His Life

Book - 2000
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Baker & Taylor
A wide-ranging, well-researched biography of Robert Kennedy delves deeply into the life of this shy, crusading, and sometimes ruthless politician, uncovering his use of "back channels" in politics, his involvement with Marilyn Monroe, and the campaign that ended with his assassination. Reprint. 50,000 first printing.

Simon and Schuster
He was "Good Bobby," who, as his brother Ted eulogized him, "saw wrong and tried to right it . . . saw suffering and tried to heal it." And "Bad Bobby," the ruthless and manipulative bully of countless conspiracy theories. Thomas's unvarnished but sympathetic and fair-minded portrayal is packed with new details about Kennedy's early life and his behind-the-scenes machinations, including new revelations about the 1960 and 1968 presidential campaigns, the Cuban Missile Crisis, and his long struggles with J. Edgar Hoover and Lyndon Johnson.

Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster, [2000]
Copyright Date: ©2000
ISBN: 9780743203296
Branch Call Number: 973.922 KENNE THOMA
Characteristics: 509 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 25 cm


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