Format:
Book
Author:
Perry, Barbara A. (Barbara Ann), 1956-, author.
Title:
Rose Kennedy : the life and times of a political matriarch / Barbara A. Perry.
Edition:
First edition.
Publisher, Date:
New York, NY : W.W. Norton & Company, [2013]
©2013
Description:
404 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 25 cm
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.
Subjects:
Kennedy, Rose Fitzgerald, 1890-1995.
Kennedy family.
Mothers of presidents -- United States -- Biography.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references (pages [343]-376) and index.
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.
LCCN:
2013006529
ISBN:
9780393068955 (hardcover)
0393068951 (hardcover)
Other Number:
783163676
System Availability:
5
Current Holds:
0
# Local items:
5
Control Number:
831145
Call Number:
B K367P 2013
Course Reserves:
0
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5
# System items in:
5