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The Resource The Kennedy wives : triumph and tragedy in America's most public family, Amber Hunt and David Batcher

The Kennedy wives : triumph and tragedy in America's most public family, Amber Hunt and David Batcher

Label
The Kennedy wives : triumph and tragedy in America's most public family
Title
The Kennedy wives
Title remainder
triumph and tragedy in America's most public family
Statement of responsibility
Amber Hunt and David Batcher
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The Kennedys endure as American icons because of the mix between power and vulnerability that so many of them embodied. Our fascination and connection to them comes most strongly through the wives, whose pain, heartbreak, and grief seemed immensely public and lonely and personal at the same time. The Tragic Lives of the Kennedy Wives examines five of the Kennedy matriarchs: Rose, Jackie, Ethel, Joan, and Vicki through the lens of their marriages, their religion, their families, their activism and most of all, their tragedies. An important and fascinating exploration into the side of Camelot t
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hunt, Amber
Dewey number
973.922092/2
Index
index present
LC call number
E843
LC item number
.H86 2014eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Batcher, David
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Kennedy, Rose Fitzgerald
  • Kennedy, Ethel
  • Onassis, Jacqueline Kennedy
  • Kennedy, Joan Bennett
  • Kennedy, Victoria Reggai
  • Kennedy family
  • Kennedy family
  • Kennedy, Ethel, 1928-
  • Kennedy, Joan Bennett
  • Kennedy, Rose Fitzgerald, 1890-1995
  • Kennedy, Victoria Reggai, 1954-
  • Onassis, Jacqueline Kennedy, 1929-1994
Label
The Kennedy wives : triumph and tragedy in America's most public family, Amber Hunt and David Batcher
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Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part I. Rose -- From the cradle -- Between Joe and Honey Fitz -- Nine little helpless infants -- Leaving Boston -- Ambassadress -- Rosemary -- The marchioness and the war heroes -- Accolades, weddings, births, victories -- The First Mother -- "We shall all be happy together" -- On destiny -- Part II. Ethel -- A love story, with detours -- The rise of the Skakels -- The girl with the red convertible -- Manhattanville -- Bobby's wife -- First births, first deaths -- Hickory Hill -- A tidal wave -- Run, Bobby, run -- A tremendous amount of presence -- Still herself -- Part III. Jackie -- Black Jack and Janet -- That damn Vassar -- The career woman and the distinguished gentleman -- A sporadic courtship, a celebrity wedding -- Jack's dark side -- The senator's wife -- The campaigner -- The queen of the restoration -- Life at the White House, and away -- Patrick -- Dallas -- Aftermath -- The many lives of Jackie Kennedy -- Part IV. Joan -- The music -- Marrying the Kennedys -- Campaigning with the Kennedys -- Catching up -- The supportive wife -- The prettiest stand-in -- Nobody, nothing -- Chappaquiddick -- "The beginning of the end" -- Still a Kennedy -- Part V. Vicki -- A different type -- The womanizing ends -- Battling Romney -- New kind of Kennedy -- Time to sail -- To the grave
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781493016716
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
CAE942A1-66A3-4CF5-AD46-4A99DF158F52
System control number
  • 2057961
  • (OCoLC)897814607
  • (OCoLC)ocn897814607
  • 2057961
Label
The Kennedy wives : triumph and tragedy in America's most public family, Amber Hunt and David Batcher
Link
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part I. Rose -- From the cradle -- Between Joe and Honey Fitz -- Nine little helpless infants -- Leaving Boston -- Ambassadress -- Rosemary -- The marchioness and the war heroes -- Accolades, weddings, births, victories -- The First Mother -- "We shall all be happy together" -- On destiny -- Part II. Ethel -- A love story, with detours -- The rise of the Skakels -- The girl with the red convertible -- Manhattanville -- Bobby's wife -- First births, first deaths -- Hickory Hill -- A tidal wave -- Run, Bobby, run -- A tremendous amount of presence -- Still herself -- Part III. Jackie -- Black Jack and Janet -- That damn Vassar -- The career woman and the distinguished gentleman -- A sporadic courtship, a celebrity wedding -- Jack's dark side -- The senator's wife -- The campaigner -- The queen of the restoration -- Life at the White House, and away -- Patrick -- Dallas -- Aftermath -- The many lives of Jackie Kennedy -- Part IV. Joan -- The music -- Marrying the Kennedys -- Campaigning with the Kennedys -- Catching up -- The supportive wife -- The prettiest stand-in -- Nobody, nothing -- Chappaquiddick -- "The beginning of the end" -- Still a Kennedy -- Part V. Vicki -- A different type -- The womanizing ends -- Battling Romney -- New kind of Kennedy -- Time to sail -- To the grave
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781493016716
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
CAE942A1-66A3-4CF5-AD46-4A99DF158F52
System control number
  • 2057961
  • (OCoLC)897814607
  • (OCoLC)ocn897814607
  • 2057961

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