skip to content
Rose Kennedy : the life and times of a political matriarch Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Rose Kennedy : the life and times of a political matriarch

Author: Barbara A Perry
Publisher: New York : W. W. Norton & Company, [2013]
Edition/Format:   Book : Biography : English : First editionView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
Describes the life of the Kennedy family matriarch using information culled from her newly-made-public diaries and letters from defying her father's wishes and marrying Joseph Kennedy through the crushing tragedies that seem to plague her extensive family.
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Rose Fitzgerald Kennedy; Kennedy family.; Kennedy family.; Rose Fitzgerald Kennedy
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Barbara A Perry
ISBN: 9780393068955 0393068951
OCLC Number: 783163676
Description: 404 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: Honey Fitz's daughter --
"Your obedient child" --
Joe's wife --
Mother of nine --
Mater admirabilis --
Ambassadress extraordinaire --
Pluperfect Rose --
Gold Star Mother --
Matriarch of a political dynasty --
Mother of the President --
Mater Dolorosa --
Stabat Mater --
Times remembered.
Responsibility: Barbara A. Perry.

Abstract:

The definitive biography of Rose Kennedy peels away layers of public imagery, revealing the matriarch who became a political legend.  Read more...

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

"Perry's engrossing biography allows us at last to understand Rose, thorns and all." Mail on Sunday "...a superb biography..." www.thebookbag.co.uk

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/783163676>
library:oclcnum"783163676"
library:placeOfPublication
owl:sameAs<info:oclcnum/783163676>
rdf:typeschema:Book
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:bookEdition"First edition."
schema:creator
schema:datePublished"2013"
schema:description"Honey Fitz's daughter -- "Your obedient child" -- Joe's wife -- Mother of nine -- Mater admirabilis -- Ambassadress extraordinaire -- Pluperfect Rose -- Gold Star Mother -- Matriarch of a political dynasty -- Mother of the President -- Mater Dolorosa -- Stabat Mater -- Times remembered."@en
schema:description"Describes the life of the Kennedy family matriarch using information culled from her newly-made-public diaries and letters from defying her father's wishes and marrying Joseph Kennedy through the crushing tragedies that seem to plague her extensive family."@en
schema:exampleOfWork<http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/1404758320>
schema:genre"Biography"@en
schema:genre"Biography."@en
schema:inLanguage"en"
schema:name"Rose Kennedy : the life and times of a political matriarch"@en
schema:url
schema:workExample

Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.