A woman named Jackie

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Penguin Group USA, Inc, May 9, 1990 - Biography & Autobiography - 739 pages
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In this intimate portrait of the world's most famous and elusive woman, we learn really went on in the Kennedy White House, aboard the Onassis yacht, in the raising of the two Kennedy children, and so much more. A Woman Named Jackie is a startling account of the complexities and contradictions of Jacqueline Bouvier Kennedy's fascinating life and character.

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Review: A Woman Named Jackie: An Intimate Biography of Jacqueline Bouvier Kennedy Onassis

User Review  - Alison - Goodreads

I read Sarah Bradford's detailed bio on Jacqueline Bouvier Kennedy Onassis which covered her from birth to her death in 1994. I really enjoyed it, but this one by Heymann was more fun to read. The ... Read full review

Review: A Woman Named Jackie: An Intimate Biography of Jacqueline Bouvier Kennedy Onassis

User Review  - Thomas Strömquist - Goodreads

"Massive work, very detailed and thorough. Probably the only book you need to read if interested in the life of JKO." Read full review

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C. David Heymann is the internationally known author of such bestselling books a" Bobby and Jackie", " Liz: An Intimate Biography of Elizabeth Taylor, "and "A Woman Named Jackie: An Intimate Biography of Jacqueline Bouvier Kennedy Onassis". Three of his works have been made into award-winning NBC-TV miniseries. He lives and works in Manhattan.

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