Title Profile & Character Information

The Patriarch

Annotation
Celebrated for his biographies of Andrew Carnegie and William Randolph Hearst, Nasaw takes on Joseph P. Kennedy, businessman, Hollywood mogul, founding chair of the Securities and Exchange Commission, U.S. ambassador to Britain, and, of course, father to our 35th President. He had exclusive access to Kennedys papers and addresses some longstanding questions.

GenreNonFiction
Historical
Political
Biography
TopicsKennedy family
Patriarchy
Kennedy, John F.
U.S. presidents
American politics
Hollywood
Shipping industry
Stock market
American history
SettingMassachusetts
Great Britain