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Chappaquiddick : power, privilege, and the Ted Kennedy cover-up / Leo Damore ; foreword by Howie Carr, author of Kennedy Babylon.

Damore, Leo, (author.). Carr, Howie, (author of foreword.).
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  • 1 of 3 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Brazil PL - Brazil 973.92 D (Text) 38160000337756 Second Floor, Non-Fiction Available -
Morgan Co PL - Martinsville Main Library 973.92 DAM (Text) 78551000536440 Non-Fiction Checked out 11/04/2018
Zionsville PL - Hussey-Mayfield Memorial 973.92 DAMORE (Text) 33946003368995 New Books . 2nd Floor Checked out 10/22/2018

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  • ISBN: 9781621578185
  • ISBN: 1621578186
  • Physical Description: xxxiv, 619 pages, 7 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, maps ; 23 cm
  • Publisher: Washington, DC : Regnery Publishing, a division of Salem Media Group, [2018]

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A young woman leaves a party with a wealthy U.S. senator. The next morning her body is discovered in his car at the bottom of a pond. This is the damning true story of the death of campaign strategist Mary Jo Kopechne at Chappaquiddick and of the senator--37-year-old Senator Ted Kennedy--who left her trapped underwater while he returned to his hotel, slept, and made phone calls to associates. It is the story of a powerful, privileged American man who was able to treat a woman's life as disposable without facing real consequences. And it is the story of a shameful political coverup involving one of the nation's most well-connected families and its network of lawyers, public relations people, and friends who ensured Ted Kennedy remained a respected member of the Senate for forty more years. This new edition, Chappaquiddick, is being released 30 years after the original Senatorial Privilege to coincide with the nationwide theatrical release of the movie Chappaquiddick starring Jason Clarke, Kate Mara, Ed Helms, Bruce Dern, and Jim Gaffigan.
Subject: Kennedy, Edward M. (Edward Moore), 1932-2009.
Kopechne, Mary Jo, 1941-1969.
Traffic accidents > Massachusetts > Chappaquiddick Island.
Chappaquiddick Island (Mass.) > History > 20th century.
Genre: True crime stories.

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