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Robert Smalls: The Boat Thief (American Heroes)

By: Kennedy Jr., Robert F.

Price: $5.00

Publisher: 8/11/2015

Seller ID: 9781423108023

ISBN: 1423108027

Condition: USED


On a moonlit night in the spring of 1862, six slaves stole one of the Confederacy's most crucial gunships from its wharf in the South Carolina port of Charleston, and delivered it to the Federal Navy. This audacious and intricately coordinated escape, masterminded by a 24-year-old sailor named Robert Smalls, astonished the world and exploded the Confederate claim that Southern slaves did not crave freedom or have the ability to take decisive action. Robert Smalls's heroic career had only begun. A brilliant sailor and strategist, he was quickly promoted to the rank of captain in the Federal... View more info

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Enemy Within The Mcclellan Committee's Crisade Against Jimmy Hoffa and Corrupt L

By: Kennedy, Robert F

Price: $10.00

Publisher: DA CAPO PR: 8/7/2015

Seller ID: 9780306805905

ISBN: 0306805901

Condition: USED


This is the authoritative, compelling account of one of the most famous, consummate, and effective Senate investigations in modern Congressional history. From 1956 to 1959 the Senate Select Committee on Improper Activities in the Labor or Management Field (chaired by Sen. McClellan and guided by chief counsel Robert Kennedy) heard more than 1500 witnesses and uncovered a shocking story, proving that labor leaders, management, the underworld, and public officials, sometimes in combination, sometimes separately, had worked to cheat and intimidate the rank-and-file union members. These revelation... View more info

Enemy Within The Mcclellan Committee's Crisade Against Jimmy Hoffa and Corrupt L

By: Kennedy, Robert F

Price: $4.00

Publisher: 8/7/2015

Seller ID: 11113471

ISBN: 11113471

Condition: USED


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