The Kennedy imprisonment : a meditation on power
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Published
Boston : Houghton Mifflin, 2002.
Status
Cherrydale - Adult Biography
B KENNEDY FAMILY

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Format
Book
Edition
First Mariner Books edition.
Physical Desc
xv, 310 pages ; 21 cm
Language
English
ISBN
0618134433, 9780618134434

Notes

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"A Mariner Book."
General Note
Originally published: Boston : Little, Brown, ©1982. With new introduction.
General Note
Includes index.
Description
"From one of America's Foremost Historians, The Kennedy Imprisonment is the definitive historical and psychological analysis of the Kennedy clan. The winner of a Pulitzer Prize, Garry Wills reveals a family that enjoyed public adulation but provided fluctuating leadership, that experienced both unparalleled fame and odd failures, and whose basic values ensnared its men in their own myths of success and masculinity. In the end, Wills demonstrates, the Kennedys' crippling conception of power touched every aspect of their public and private lives, including their relationships with women and world leaders. Sometimes gossipy, sometimes philosophical, The Kennedy Imprisonment is a book that is as true, insightful, and relevant as ever."--Jacket.

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APA Citation (style guide)

Wills, G. (2002). The Kennedy imprisonment: a meditation on power (First Mariner Books edition.). Houghton Mifflin.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Wills, Garry, 1934-. 2002. The Kennedy Imprisonment: A Meditation On Power. Boston: Houghton Mifflin.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Wills, Garry, 1934-. The Kennedy Imprisonment: A Meditation On Power Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 2002.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Wills, Garry. The Kennedy Imprisonment: A Meditation On Power First Mariner Books edition., Houghton Mifflin, 2002.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of August 2021. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.

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