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Last lion : the fall and rise of Ted Kennedy

Author: Bella English; Peter S Canellos; Globe Newspaper Co.
Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster Paperbacks, 2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st Simon & Schuster trade pbk. edView all editions and formats
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Dismissed as a spent force in politics by the time he reached middle age, Ted Kennedy became the most powerful senator of the last half century and the nation's keeper of traditional liberalism. Perceptive and carefully reported, drawing heavily from candid interviews with the Kennedy family and inner circle, "Last Lion" captures magnificently his life and historic achievements, as well as the personal redemption  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Edward M Kennedy; Edward M Kennedy
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Bella English; Peter S Canellos; Globe Newspaper Co.
ISBN: 9781439141335 1439141339 9781439148730 1439148732
OCLC Number: 650854130
Notes: Originally published: 2009.
"With new chapters on his death and legacy"--Cover.
Description: x, 499 pages, [16] pages of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 22 cm
Contents: The rise --
The trials and tribulations --
The redemption.
Responsibility: by the team at the Boston Globe, Bella English [and others] ; edited by Peter S. Canellos.
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The complete, authoritative biography of Senator Ted Kennedy by an all-star team of reporters from The Boston Globe, with new material in paperback.  Read more...

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