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Rosemary : the hidden Kennedy daughter / Kate Clifford Larson.

By: Larson, Kate Clifford [author.].
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: Boston : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2015Description: 1 online resource.Content type: text Media type: computer Carrier type: online resourceISBN: 9780547617954; 054761795X.Subject(s): Kennedy, Rosemary, 1918-2005 | Kennedy family | Mental retardation -- United States -- Biography | Families -- United States -- Biography | History, 20th Century -- United States -- Biography | Inmates of institutions -- United States -- Biography | People with mental disabilities -- United States -- Biography | Psychosurgery -- United States -- BiographyGenre/Form: Electronic books.DDC classification: 362.196890092 | B Online resources: Click here to access MontanaLibrary2Go title or place hold | Excerpt Click here to listen to an excerpt of this title | Image
Contents:
A home birth -- The making of a mother -- Slipping behind -- Five schools -- Brief haven in England -- War on the Kennedy home front -- November 1941 -- Rosemary gone -- Rosemary made the difference.
Summary: -- Rosemary delivers a profoundly moving coda: JFK visited Rosemary for the first time while campaigning in the Midwest; she had been living isolated in a Wisconsin institution for nearly twenty years. Only then did the siblings understand what had happened to Rosemary and bring her home for loving family visits. It was a reckoning that inspired them to direct attention to the plight of the disabled, transforming the lives of millions.
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A home birth -- The making of a mother -- Slipping behind -- Five schools -- Brief haven in England -- War on the Kennedy home front -- November 1941 -- Rosemary gone -- Rosemary made the difference.

-- Rosemary delivers a profoundly moving coda: JFK visited Rosemary for the first time while campaigning in the Midwest; she had been living isolated in a Wisconsin institution for nearly twenty years. Only then did the siblings understand what had happened to Rosemary and bring her home for loving family visits. It was a reckoning that inspired them to direct attention to the plight of the disabled, transforming the lives of millions.

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