The Kennedy Imprisonment

The Kennedy Imprisonment

A Meditation on Power

Book - 1982
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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 reveals that the the Kennedys' crippling conception of power touched every part 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.
Publisher: Boston : Little, Brown, c1982.
Edition: 1st ed.
ISBN: 9780618134434
9780316943857
0316943851
Branch Call Number: 973.92 KENNEDY FAMILY
Characteristics: 310 p. ; 24 cm.

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