Up Close: Robert F. Kennedy, a Twentieth-century Life

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Viking, 2007 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 204 pages
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Before his short life was ended by assassination, Robert Kennedy was Attorney General of the United States, Senator from New York, and a charismatic Presidential candidate. But even more astonishing was Kennedy’s personal odyssey. Born into immense wealth and privilege, Kennedy came to embrace the cause of the poor and the disenfranchised, and to be seen by them as their champion.

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This biography of Kennedy was actually very interesting to me but at some points in his life it got really boring. I enjoyed seeing how he grew up from a little kid to becoming a president. It was ... Read full review

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I chose to read Up Close: Robert F. Kennedy by Marc Aronson because of my love for politics and my overall admiration of the Kennedy family. I liked the characters in the book, especially Robert ... Read full review


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Marc Aronson is the author of a wide variety of non- fiction titles. He is the recipient of the LMP Award for editing, as well as the 2006 ALAN Award for outstanding contributions to the field of adolescent literature.

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