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Bobby Kennedy

Larry Tye

Bobby Kennedy

the making of a liberal icon

by Larry Tye

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Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Politics and government,
  • United States,
  • United States. Congress. Senate,
  • Legislators,
  • Biography

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (pages 449-552) and index.

    StatementLarry Tye
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE840.8.K4 T94 2016
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxi, 580 pages
    Number of Pages580
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27210833M
    ISBN 100812993349
    ISBN 109780812993349
    LC Control Number2016004991
    OCLC/WorldCa935987185


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