The Other Mrs. Kennedy by Jerry Oppenheimer
Ethel Skakel Kennedy : An American Drama of Power, Privilege, and Politics

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Based on hundreds of interviews and years of research, an intimate and revealing portrait of the Ethel Skakel Kennedy, the widow of Robert Kennedy, reveals a driven woman with a tragic family history and with great political influence. 100,000 first printing. $150,000 ad/promo.

About Jerry Oppenheimer

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Jerry Oppenheimer is an investigative reporter and TV news and documentary producer. He has been writing definitive, bestselling biographies of American icons since the mid-80s, including Rock Hudson, Barbara Walters, Ethel Kennedy, Martha Stewart, the Clintons and Jerry Seinfeld.
Published September 1, 1994 by St Martins Pr. 542 pages
Genres: Biographies & Memoirs, History, Political & Social Sciences. Non-fiction

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Her brothers terrorized Greenwich, Conn., with their antics, as some of Ethel's 11 children would later terrorize Hyannis Port, Mass., and Hickory Hill, Va.

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Oppenheimer relentlessly chips away at the veneer of the Kennedy mystique in this gossipy, sometimes shocking biography of Ethel Skakel Kennedy (born in 1928), widow of Attorney General Robert Kennedy.

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This unauthorized biography of Ethel Kennedy is sold as a drama of power, privilege and politics, but the story it sketches is one of high jinks and high living followed by devastating loss.

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