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Robert Kennedy&his Times

Arthur M. Schlesinger, Jr.

Robert Kennedy&his Times

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Published by Ballantine Books .
Written in English

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    FormatMass Market Paperback
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9495410M
    ISBN 100345283449
    ISBN 109780345283443

    “For Robert the experience was another step in education. He was learning in particular that patriotic declarations did not make due process of law superfluous and that he owed a debt to his own inner standards.” ― Arthur M. Schlesinger Jr., quote from Robert Kennedy and His Times. What is the best book on Robert Kennedy's life and assassination? Ask 10 people, and you’ll get 10 different answers. To my mind, the best and most comprehensive biography of Robert F. Kennedy is “Robert Kennedy: His Life,” by Evan Thomas. “Robert.


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Robert Kennedy was not only less liberal but less intellectual than nostalgic mythology would have it. Thomas dismisses Michael Knox Beran's claim, in his recent book, ''The Last Patrician,'' that Kennedy's speeches on poverty in January were ''as momentous an event in.

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SCHLESINGER, JR., the author of sixteen books, was a renowned historian and social critic. He twice won the Pulitzer Prize, in for The Age of Jackson and in for A Thousand Days. He was also the winner of the National Book Award for both A Thousand Days and Robert Kennedy and His Times ().

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Schlesinger, Jr., chronicles the short life of the Kennedy family’s second presidential hopeful in “a story that leaves the reader aching for what cannot be recaptured” (Miami Herald). Schlesinger’s account vividly recalls the forces that shaped.

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Robert Kennedy is one of history's great what-ifs. He was a Zelig of power — at the vortex, it seemed, of every crisis of the s, a decade that sometimes felt like one long crisis. He was centrally engaged in most of the great epics of the postwar era — McCarthyism, the civil rights movement, the superpower confrontation, Vietnam.

“An absorbing and vividly written study of a gallant and tragic man.”—Boston Globe. Arthur M. Schlesinger, Jr., chronicles the short life of the Kennedy family’s second presidential hopeful in “a story that leaves the reader aching for what cannot be recaptured” (Miami Herald).Schlesinger’s account vividly recalls the forces that shaped Robert Kennedy, from his position as the Brand: HMH Books.

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