Robert F. Kennedy by Kerry Kennedy

Robert F. Kennedy

Kerry Kennedy, daughter of Robert F. Kennedy, shares personal remembrances of her father and through interviews with politicians, media personalities, celebrities and leaders, explores the influence that he continues to have on the issues at the heart of America's identity. Robert Kennedy championed the disenfranchised from Watts to the Mississippi Delta. He battled corrupt union bosses and protected Alabama Freedom Riders. He embraced Cesar Cha...


Details Robert F. Kennedy

TitleRobert F. Kennedy
ISBN9781478918240
Author
Release DateJun 5th, 2018
PublisherCenter Street
LanguageEnglish
GenreNonfiction, Politics, History, Biography, Autobiography, Memoir
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Reviews Robert F. Kennedy

  • Donna Hines
    2018-07-21
    "He knew that no lie can live forever."Superb! Inviting! Riveting! Such a wonderful reflection of love and a tribute to a legacy that will live on for eternity.What will you make of your dash? How will you be the change? Will you sit idle or will you become involved for the betterment of society?A wonderful read by Kerry Kennedy in Robert F Kennedy Ripples of Hope.The individual stories truly lended a more intimate and deeply moving tribute to su...
  • Nicole
    2018-08-11
    How I wish that today's world had more of the optimism that Bobby Kennedy possessed...This book should be required reading in all high schools. Young people need to know who Robert F. Kennedy was as an individual, a politician, and a "changer". This book made me hopeful that there are citizens around the world who possess the qualities that Bobby strove to enlightened his community with. I highly recommend this book! It is one of the best books o...
  • Vanessa Holloway
    2018-08-01
    A great read. It’s amazing how many people RFK inspired through his work with civil rights, education, justice and peace. This is not a biography. It’s a collection of interviews with actors, actresses, politicians ( past presidents, senators), journalists, musicians, civil right activists and even an 18 year old woman, who never met RFK, but was so inspired by his humanitarianism, she is following in his footsteps. Would things be different ...
  • WM D.
    2018-07-12
    Robert Kennedy. Ripples of hope by Kerry Kennedy is a great read. This book should be on everyone"s summer reading list.
  • Barbara White
    2018-06-07
    This book is truly amazing. I learned much about a man whose life was so short. Students of history would enjoy this read. I couldn't put it down.Thanks to Goodreads First Reads for a copy of this book.
  • Vnunez-Ms_luv2read
    2018-06-22
    What a great book!!! Such a tribute to Robert Kennedy by his daughter. I really enjoyed this book and highly recoomend it to anyone interested in this great man. Very inspriing. Thanks to NetGalley, the author and the publisher for the ARC of this book in return for my honest review.