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Author Hunt, Amber, author.

Title The Kennedy wives [electronic resource] : triumph and tragedy in America's most public family / Amber Hunt and David Batcher.

Publication Info. Guilford, Connecticut : Lyons Press, 2014.


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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.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] Lyons Press 2014 Available via World Wide Web.
Subject Kennedy, Rose Fitzgerald, 1890-1995.
Kennedy, Ethel, 1928-
Onassis, Jacqueline Kennedy, 1929-1994.
Kennedy, Joan Bennett.
Kennedy, Victoria Reggai, 1954-
Kennedy family.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author Batcher, David, author.
ISBN 9781493016716 (electronic bk.)

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