Bobby Kennedy
Score: 4
From 89 Ratings

Bobby Kennedy


  • Author: Chris Matthews
  • Release Date : 2017-10-31
  • Genre: Political Science
  • File Size: 46241811 Bytes


In Chris Matthews’s New York Times bestselling portrait of Robert F. Kennedy, “Readers witness the evolution of Kennedy’s soul. Through tragedy after tragedy we find the man humanized” (Associated Press). With his bestselling biography Jack Kennedy, Chris Matthews profiled of one of America’s most beloved Presidents and the patriotic spirit that defined him. Now, with Bobby Kennedy, Matthews provides “insight into [Bobby’s] spirit and what drove him to greatness” (New York Journal of Books) in his gripping, in-depth, behind-the-scenes look at one of the great figures of the American twentieth century.Overlooked by his father, and overshadowed by his war-hero brother, Bobby Kennedy was a perpetual underdog. When he had the chance to be...

Bobby Kennedy
Score: 4.5
From 39 Ratings

Bobby Kennedy


  • Author: Larry Tye
  • Release Date : 2016-07-05
  • Genre: Biographies & Memoirs
  • File Size: 34594664 Bytes


“A multilayered, inspiring portrait of RFK . . . [the] most in-depth look at an extraordinary figure whose transformational story shaped America.”—Joe Scarborough, The Washington Post NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • Soon to be a Hulu original series starring Chris Pine. Larry Tye appears on CNN’s American Dynasties: The Kennedys. “We are in Larry Tye’s debt for bringing back to life the young presidential candidate who . . . almost half a century ago, instilled hope for the future in angry, fearful Americans.”—David Nasaw, The New York Times Book Review Bare-knuckle operative, cynical White House insider, romantic visionary—Robert F. Kennedy was all of these things at one time or another, and each of these aspects of his personal...

Bobby Kennedy
Score: 4
From 7 Ratings

Bobby Kennedy


  • Author : Chris Matthews
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2017-10-31
  • Genre: Political Science
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781501111884


Bobby Kennedy Book Description :

In Chris Matthews’s New York Times bestselling portrait of Robert F. Kennedy, “Readers witness the evolution of Kennedy’s soul. Through tragedy after tragedy we find the man humanized” (Associated Press). With his bestselling biography Jack Kennedy, Chris Matthews profiled of one of America’s most beloved Presidents and the patriotic spirit that defined him. Now, with Bobby Kennedy, Matthews provides “insight into [Bobby’s] spirit and what drove him to greatness” (New York Journal of Books) in his gripping, in-depth, behind-the-scenes look at one of the great figures of the American twentieth century. Overlooked by his father, and overshadowed by his war-hero brother, Bobby Kennedy was a perpetual underdog. When he had the chance to b...

Bobby Kennedy
Score: 4
From 29 Ratings

Bobby Kennedy


  • Author : Larry Tye
  • Publisher : Random House Trade Paperbacks
  • Release Date : 2017-05-09
  • Genre: Legislators
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780812983500


Bobby Kennedy Book Description :

History remembers Robert F. Kennedy as a racial healer, a tribune for the poor, and the last progressive knight. But Kennedy-nurtured on the rightist orthodoxies of his dynasty-building father-started his public life as counsel to the left-baiting, table-thumping Senator Joseph McCarthy. A bare-knuckled political operative who masterminded his brother's whatever-it-takes bids for senator and president, Kennedy okayed FBI wiretaps of Martin Luther King Jr. and cloak-and-dagger operations against communist Cuba that included blowing up railroad bridges, sabotaging crops, and plotting the elimination of President Fidel Castro. Remembered now as a rare optimist in an age of political cynicism, RFK's profoundly moving journey from cold warrior to hot-bloo...

Robert Kennedy
Score: 4
From 5 Ratings

Robert Kennedy


  • Author : Evan Thomas
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2013-02-05
  • Genre: Biography & Autobiography
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781476734569


Robert Kennedy Book Description :

He was "Good Bobby," who, as his brother Ted eulogized him, "saw wrong and tried to right it . . . saw suffering and tried to heal it." And "Bad Bobby," the ruthless and manipulative bully of countless conspiracy theories. Thomas's unvarnished but sympathetic and fair-minded portrayal is packed with new details about Kennedy's early life and his behind-the-scenes machinations, including new revelations about the 1960 and 1968 presidential campaigns, the Cuban Missile Crisis, and his long struggles with J. Edgar Hoover and Lyndon Johnson....

Robert Kennedy

Robert Kennedy


  • Author : James Hilty
  • Publisher : Temple University Press
  • Release Date : 2000-04-04
  • Genre: Biography & Autobiography
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1566397669


Robert Kennedy Book Description :

A comprehensive biography documents the political partnership between John and his younger brother, tracing Robert's tireless, shrewd management of John's campaigns and his emergence from John's shadow into a forceful public figure in his own right. UP....

Sons   Brothers
Score: 3
From 3 Ratings

Sons Brothers


  • Author : Richard D. Mahoney
  • Publisher : Arcade Publishing
  • Release Date : 1999
  • Genre: Biography & Autobiography
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1559704802


Sons Brothers Book Description :

An intimate and powerful portrait of the Kennedy brothers details their extraordinary bond based on their shared belief of tragic destiny, in a meticulously researched biography. 125,000 first printing....

Summary of Chris Matthews   s Bobby Kennedy by Milkyway Media

Summary of Chris Matthews s Bobby Kennedy by Milkyway Media


  • Author : Milkyway Media
  • Publisher : Milkyway Media
  • Release Date : 2018-08-30
  • Genre: Study Aids
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 :


Summary of Chris Matthews s Bobby Kennedy by Milkyway Media Book Description :

Bobby Kennedy: A Raging Spirit(2017) by Chris Matthews, the host of MSNBC’s Hardball, chronicles the life of Robert F. Kennedy, the younger brother of President John F. Kennedy and a political force in his own right. The Kennedy brothers were third-generation Irish-American Catholics from a wealthy Massachusetts family… Purchase this in-depth summary to learn more....

Make Gentle the Life of this World
Score: 5
From 1 Ratings

Make Gentle the Life of this World


  • Author : Robert F. Kennedy
  • Publisher : Harcourt
  • Release Date : 1998
  • Genre: History
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : STANFORD:36105020150095


Make Gentle the Life of this World Book Description :

A volume compiled by Kennedy's youngest son offers writings recorded in the slain politician's personal journals throughout the 1960s...

Who Killed Bobby

Who Killed Bobby


  • Author : Shane O'Sullivan
  • Publisher : Union Square Press
  • Release Date : 2008
  • Genre: History
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781402754449


Who Killed Bobby Book Description :

An investigation of the assassination of Robert Kennedy details the events of June 5, 1968, and discusses evidence suggesting that convicted assassin Sirhan Sirhan did not act alone and may have been part of a conspiracy....