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The Kennedys at war, 1937-1945

Author: Edward Renehan
Publisher: New York : Doubleday, ©2002.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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A fascinating portrait of the Kennedy family during World War II follows the family from London in the 1930s through the end of the war, offering fresh perspectives on JFK, his older brother Joe, Jr., his father Joseph, and his socialite sister Kathleen.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Renehan, Edward, 1956-
Kennedys at war, 1937-1945.
New York : Doubleday, ©2002
(OCoLC)606733789
Online version:
Renehan, Edward, 1956-
Kennedys at war, 1937-1945.
New York : Doubleday, ©2002
(OCoLC)608999377
Named Person: Kennedy family.; Joseph P Kennedy; Joseph P Kennedy; John F Kennedy; Kathleen Kennedy; Kennedy family.; John F Kennedy; Joseph P Kennedy; Joseph P Kennedy; Kathleen Kennedy; Kennedy (Familie)
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Edward Renehan
ISBN: 038550165X 9780385501651
OCLC Number: 47927692
Description: 353 p., [16] p. of plates : ill. ; 25 cm.
Contents: Kennedy confidence --
Ambassador --
Rotten row --
Wonderful time --
Worthy successor --
Peace with honor --
Unrelenting antagonism --
Era ending --
Upstart ignoramus --
Fortune subsiding --
Combination of the Holy Ghost and Jack Dempsey --
Charades --
Jackals and betrayers --
Dummy --
"Democracy is all finished in England" --
Neither one thing nor another --
Most dangerous thing there is --
Backwater --
Rather like Choate --
"Shafty" Kennedy --
Tulagi --
Life in addition to fortune knows God --
Survival time --
Great deal in the way of death --
Just like Lazarus --
Squaring the circle --
Anvil --
Nothing will ever be the same --
Acknowledgments --
Source notes --
Index.
Responsibility: Edward J. Renehan, Jr.
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A fascinating portrait of the Kennedy family during World War II follows the family from London in the 1930s through the end of the war, offering fresh perspectives on JFK, his older brother Joe, Jr., his father Joseph, and his socialite sister Kathleen.

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