Ted Kennedy : a life / John A. Farrell.
Book | Penguin Press | 2022
12 holds on first copy returned of 19 copies

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Description
738 pages, [32] unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 24 cm
Bibliography
Includes bibliographical references (pages 605-707) and index.
Contents
The last of the Kennedy boys -- High hopes -- If his name was Edward Moore -- The new frontier -- More of us than trouble -- Eddie and Robbie -- Loyalties -- A senator to be reckoned with -- Robert's time -- To sail beyond ... the Western stars -- The wildness -- Chappaquiddick -- Inquest -- Unlikely savior -- Bubble, toil and trouble -- A fortuitous preoccupation -- A dramatic public proceeding of historic proportions -- Health cares -- ROAR -- Deacon -- The cause of the common man -- Reagan -- Vehemence and vitriol -- Robert Bork's America -- Relapse -- A different kind of democrat -- Sweet Jack Falstaff -- Catskinning -- Ireland -- Troubled waters -- Fortunate sons -- The fires of sunset.
Summary
"Ted Kennedy is a biography of one of modern America's most fascinating and consequential political figures, drawing on important new sources, by the biographer who covered Kennedy closely for many years"-- Provided by publisher.
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Online version: Farrell, John A. (John Aloysius). Ted Kennedy New York : Penguin Press, 2022 9780525558088 (DLC) 2021060433
ISBN
9780525558071 (hardcover)
0525558071 (hardcover)
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