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The Resource Bobby Kennedy : a raging spirit, Chris Matthews

Bobby Kennedy : a raging spirit, Chris Matthews

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Bobby Kennedy : a raging spirit
Title
Bobby Kennedy
Title remainder
a raging spirit
Statement of responsibility
Chris Matthews
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Overlooked by his father, and overshadowed by his war-hero brother, Bobby Kennedy was the perpetual underdog. When he had the chance to become a naval officer like Jack, Bobby turned it down, choosing instead to join the Navy as a common sailor. It was a life changing experience that led him to connect with voters from all walks of life: young or old, black or white, rich or poor. They were the people who turned out for him in his 1968 campaign. RFK would prove himself to be the rarest of politicians—both a pragmatist who knew how to get the job done and an unwavering idealist who could inspire millions. Drawing on extensive research and interviews, Matthews pulls back the curtain on the public and private worlds of Robert Francis Kennedy. He shines a light on all the important moments of his life, from his early years and his start in politics to his crucial role as attorney general in his brother’s administration and his tragic run for president
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
NjBwBT
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1945-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Matthews, Christopher
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Kennedy, Robert F
  • Legislators
  • Cabinet officers
  • United States
  • United States
Label
Bobby Kennedy : a raging spirit, Chris Matthews
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.
Extent
396 pages
Isbn
9781501111860
Lccn
bl2017036574
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Bobby Kennedy : a raging spirit, Chris Matthews
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.
Extent
396 pages
Isbn
9781501111860
Lccn
bl2017036574
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations

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