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The Kennedys / by Alexis Burling ; content consultant, Nancy Beck Young, department chair and professor, Department of History, University of Houston.

Burling, Alexis, (author.). Young, Nancy Beck, (consultant.).

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  • 4 of 4 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 4 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Adams PL Sys. - Decatur Branch J 973.922 BUR (Text) 34207002054444 JN Available -
Adams PL Sys. - Geneva Branch J 973.922 BUR (Text) 34207002096593 GJN Available -
Barton Rees Pogue Mem. PL - Upland J973.922 BUR HB (Text) 76277000036211 Juvenile NonFiction Available -
Peabody PL - Columbia City J 973.922 BURLING (Text) 30403002186583 Childrens - Non-Fiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781624039096
  • Physical Description: 112 pages : illustrations ; 22 x 25 cm
  • Publisher: Minneapolis, Minnesota : Essential Library, an imprint of Abdo Publishing, [2016]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (page 104) and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Election night 1960 -- Kennedy family tree -- The patriarch -- The Kennedys at war -- A bid for presidency -- A Kennedy in the White House -- John F. Kennedy assassinated -- Bobby takes the reins -- Ted's career in the Senate -- The Kennedy legacy -- Timeline -- Fun facts.
Summary, etc.: The Kennedy family has had a tremendous impact on US government and politics in the twentieth and early twenty-first centuries. "The Kennedy" explores how the Kennedy family got their start in politics, their impact from the White House and other government positions, and how the Kennedy legacy continues to impact politics. Compelling narrative text and well-chosen historical photographs and primary sources make this book perfect for report writing. Features include a glossary, a selected bibliography, websites, source notes, and an index, plus a timeline, family tree, and essential facts.
Target Audience Note: 1230 Lexile.
Subject: Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald), 1917-1963 > Family > Juvenile literature.
Kennedy, Joseph P. (Joseph Patrick), 1915-1944 > Family > Juvenile literature.
Presidents > United States > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Politicians > United States > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Kennedy family > Juvenile literature.

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