The enthralling third novel in the chronicle of the O'Malleys in the twentieth century.The fourth of the O'Malley chronicles is narrated by the ravishing Rosemarie, dedicated wife of our intrepid and trouble-prone hero, Chucky Cronin O'Malley. Destined to be compared to the Lanny Budd novels of Upton Sinclair and the Chicago novels of James T. Farrell, September Song follows the crazy O'Malley saga from Chucky's appointment as Ambassador to Germany by President Kennedy (the youngest Ambassador in history), to his resignation over his violent disagreement with President Johnson, to his in-your-face involvement in Selma, Alabama, the Chicago Democratic Convention, and the Vietnam War.Chucky can't stay out of trouble, and his loving and devoted wife Rosemarie is often, if not always, by his side. Raising a family and showing up at the hot trouble spots of the world seems to be Chucky's destiny. Greeley recalls the turbulent and history changing events of the 1960s with fondness and clarity.
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|author||greeley andrew m|
|author||Greeley, Andrew M., 1928-2013.|
|author_display||Greeley, Andrew M|
|available_at_englewood||Englewood Public Library|
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|owning_library_englewood||Englewood Public Library|
|owning_location_englewood||Englewood Public Library|
|record_details||ils:.b19536495|Book|Books|1st ed.|English|Forge,|2001.|317 pages ; 25 cm.|
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|subject_facet||Ambassadors -- Fiction, Domestic fiction, Fiction, Historical fiction, Irish American families -- Fiction, Irish Americans -- Fiction, O'Malley, Chucky (Fictitious character) -- Fiction, Political fiction|
|title_full||September song / Andrew M. Greeley|
|topic_facet||Ambassadors, Irish American families, Irish Americans, O'Malley, Chucky (Fictitious character)|