Fitzgeralds and the Kennedys by Doris Kearns Goodwin

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Published by Simon and Schuster in New York .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Fitzgerald family.,
  • Kennedy family.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliography (p. (891)-903) and index.

Book details

StatementDoris Kearns Goodwin.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsCT274.F58
The Physical Object
Paginationxvii, 932p., [32]p. of plates :
Number of Pages932
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21591803M
ISBN 100671231081

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The Kennedy family is an American political family that has long been prominent in American politics, public service, entertainment and first Kennedy elected to public office was Patrick Joseph "P.

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