Robert Kennedy and His Times Author:Arthur M. Schlesinger Jr. Arthur Schlesinger Jr.'s notable biography of Robert Kennedy focusing on both the outer and inner forces which shaped Kennedy, drawing from private letters and documents. Presented in the panorama of the social and political events of the 40s, 50s and 60s from WWWII to RFK's tragic death in 1968.
Robert Kennedy is one of the great leaders of the 20th century. If only we had a leader with the passion, conviction, humanitarianism, and commitment that RFK had from his crisis after JFK's death to his untimely death. Although not as good as the brilliant film, RFK, this book by Arthur M. Schlesinger Jr, draws from private letters and documents to paint an inspirational book at RFK and the times in which he lived.