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American journey: the times of Robert Kennedy.

Stein, Jean.

American journey: the times of Robert Kennedy.

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Published by A. Deutsch in [London] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Kennedy, Robert F., 1925-1968.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementInterviews by Jean Stein. Edited by George Plimpton.
    ContributionsPlimpton, George, ed.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE840.8.K4 S77 1971
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 372 p.
    Number of Pages372
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5691314M
    ISBN 100233463278
    LC Control Number70020884


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