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Edward Kennedy

Burton Hersh

Edward Kennedy

an intimate biography

by Burton Hersh

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  • 15 Currently reading

Published by Counterpoint in Berkeley, CA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States,
  • United States. Congress. Senate,
  • Legislators,
  • Biography

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementBurton Hersh
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE840.8.K35 H424 2011
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25186150M
    ISBN 101582437610
    ISBN 109781582437613
    LC Control Number2011026083

    Get this from a library! Edward M. Kennedy: a biography. [Adam Clymer] -- "The life of Edward M. Kennedy is a chronicle of our country's past forty years - and this biography offers unprecedented insight into the many events of our times. Adam Clymer of The New York Times. There are 45 phone book listings for people that are named Edward Kennedy in Florida. These people are located in 35 cities. The cities are Apopka FL, Bonita Spgs FL, Cape Coral FL, Clearwater FL, Dade City FL, Daytona Beach FL, Debary FL, Delray Beach FL, Eustis FL, Fort Myers FL, Jacksonville FL, Jupiter FL, Lakeland FL, Leesburg FL, Longboat Key FL, Margate FL, Melbourne FL, Miami FL.

    Get this from a library! Edward Kennedy: an intimate biography. [Burton Hersh] -- A historian and journalist combines extensive research with observations from his long-time acquaintance with Kennedy to recount the influential senator's life, including the Chappaquiddick accident. In this groundbreaking biography of Edward Kennedy, historian and journalist Burton Hersh combines a lifetime of research and reporting with a lively mixture of never-before-told anecdotes (including the definitive version of the incident at Chappaquiddick, the details of which Kennedy himself filled in for Hersh shortly after it occurred) to create a broad yet unfailingly intimate portrait of Author: Burton Hersh.

    Mr. Clymer talked about his book, [Edward M. Kennedy: A Biography], published by William Morrow & Company. He focused on Senator Kennedy's political career, his presidential campaign, and his.   Edward Kennedy (right) with brother John on the campaign trail, Photograph: Corbis E dward Kennedy's career comes as a stunning riposte to .


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