[Kennedy, Edward Moore "Ted." (1932 - 2009)] Christianson, Scott. (1947–2017)

"With Liberty for Some. 500 Years of Imprisonment in America" - Inscribed to Senator Ted Kennedy

Boston: Northeastern University Press. 1998. First. 8vo, 420 pp., hardcover, inscribed on title page by the author "For Senator Edward Kennedy & Vicki Reggi Kennedy./ With deep respect & best wishes,/ Scott Christianson/ 5/18/99."  Some light markings and wear to original dust jacket, else fine.

With Liberty for Some was a 1999 Robert F. Kennedy Distinguished Honors recipient, a distinction granted to books that "faithfully and forcefully [reflect] Robert Kennedy’s purposes – his concern for the poor and the powerless, his struggle for honest and even-handed justice, his conviction that a decent society must assure all young people a fair chance, and his faith that a free democracy can act to remedy disparities of power and opportunity." (rfkhumanrights.org)

From the collection of the youngest brother of John F. Kennedy and Robert F. Kennedy, United States Senator from Massachusetts who served almost 47 years, and was the second most senior member of the Senate when he died and is the fourth-longest-serving senator in United States history. (18929)


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