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Chappaquiddick : the real story, James E.T. Lange and Katherine Dewitt, Jr

Label
Chappaquiddick : the real story
Title
Chappaquiddick
Title remainder
the real story
Statement of responsibility
James E.T. Lange and Katherine Dewitt, Jr
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • You know what happened at Chappaquiddick ... or do you? The accusations and theories abound: Senator Ted Kennedy killed a woman and covered up the murder; Teddy was the victim of a media smear; a group of licentious married men and lascivious woman attended the party; Mary Jo lingered for hours in the cold dark water; Kennedy was extremely intoxicated; Kennedy was sober, in charge, and deliberately concealed the truth; the medical examiner failed to do his duty; the
  • District attorney was in the pockets of the Kennedy family and the Kennedys bought off the Kopechnes. What you "know" has been influenced by two decades of sloppy reporting, political character assassination, and a profound ignorance of forensic evidence and the law on the part of those attempting to form your opinions. What those biased reporters did not know includes: the physiology of drowning; the laws of Massachusetts regarding traffic, inquests, and autopsies in
  • 1969; the difference between the standard for an autopsy and the standard for an exhumation; the true character of Mary Jo Kopechne; and the construction of a 1967 Oldsmobile. These so-called reporters were also unaware of what the physical evidence at the accident site indicated; what was preoccupying the district attorney; and what exactly Kennedy's friends were trying to hide. In Chappaquiddick: The Real Story, the authors bring a refreshing political neutrality,
  • Legal and forensic knowledge, and thorough research into all the evidence and all the theories on this badly abused subject. Their conclusions will surprise you
Cataloging source
DLC
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Lange, James E. T
Dewey number
973.92/092
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
E840.8.K35
LC item number
L35 1993
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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Dewitt, Katherine
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  • Kennedy, Edward M.
  • Kopechne, Mary Jo
  • Traffic accidents
  • Chappaquiddick Island (Mass.)
  • Kennedy, Edward M.
  • Kopechne, Mary Jo
  • Traffic accidents
  • Massachusetts
Label
Chappaquiddick : the real story, James E.T. Lange and Katherine Dewitt, Jr
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Publication
Note
  • "A Thomas Dunne book."
  • Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 286 pages
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1029284104
Label
Chappaquiddick : the real story, James E.T. Lange and Katherine Dewitt, Jr
Link
Publication
Note
  • "A Thomas Dunne book."
  • Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 286 pages
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1029284104

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