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The Resource John F. Kennedy, Alan Brinkley ; Arthur m. Schlesinger, Jr., and Sean Wilentz general editors

John F. Kennedy, Alan Brinkley ; Arthur m. Schlesinger, Jr., and Sean Wilentz general editors

Label
John F. Kennedy
Title
John F. Kennedy
Statement of responsibility
Alan Brinkley ; Arthur m. Schlesinger, Jr., and Sean Wilentz general editors
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Analyzes the contrast between Kennedy's achievements and his legend, tracing the successes and failures of such events as the Bay of Pigs and the Cuban Missile Crisis while exploring the ways in which he reshaped views of the presidency
Member of
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Brinkley, Alan
Dewey number
973.922092
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
E841
LC item number
.B734 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1917-2007
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Schlesinger, Arthur M.
  • Wilentz, Sean
Series statement
The American presidents
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Kennedy, John F.
  • Presidents
  • United States
Label
John F. Kennedy, Alan Brinkley ; Arthur m. Schlesinger, Jr., and Sean Wilentz general editors
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
The Irish prince -- The uncertain politician -- The great ambition -- The perils of the new frontier -- "Flexible response" -- Freedom -- The evolving Cold War -- Quagmire -- The afterlife of John F. Kennedy
Dimensions
20 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xviii, 202 p. : ill.
Isbn
9780805083491
Isbn Type
: HRD
Lccn
2011043747
Other control number
9780805083491
System control number
  • sky244649814
  • (OCoLC)759491808
  • 824141
Label
John F. Kennedy, Alan Brinkley ; Arthur m. Schlesinger, Jr., and Sean Wilentz general editors
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
The Irish prince -- The uncertain politician -- The great ambition -- The perils of the new frontier -- "Flexible response" -- Freedom -- The evolving Cold War -- Quagmire -- The afterlife of John F. Kennedy
Dimensions
20 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xviii, 202 p. : ill.
Isbn
9780805083491
Isbn Type
: HRD
Lccn
2011043747
Other control number
9780805083491
System control number
  • sky244649814
  • (OCoLC)759491808
  • 824141

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