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Jack & Lem : John F. Kennedy and Lem Billings : the untold story of an extraordinary friendship

Author: David Pitts
Publisher: New York : Carroll & Graf, 2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st Carroll & Grad edView all editions and formats
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Documents the life-long friendship between John F. Kennedy and former classmate Kirk LeMoyne Billings, a homosexual who was a prominent fixture in the Kennedy family, in an account based on interviews, letters, and telegrams.
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Pitts, David, 1947-
Jack & Lem.
New York : Carroll & Graf, 2007
(OCoLC)654171116
Named Person: John F Kennedy; John F Kennedy; K Lemoyne Billings; K Lemoyne Billings; John F Kennedy
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: David Pitts
ISBN: 0786719893 9780786719891
OCLC Number: 123539117
Description: xxi, 356 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: The ties that bind (Choate, 1933-35) --
Rebels with a cause (Choate, 1935-37) --
Trip of a lifetime (1937) --
The restless years (1938-41) --
Courage under fire (war, 1941-45) --
Turning point (1945) --
Seeking the torch (1946-59) --
Room at the top (the 1960 election) --
One fine day (the inauguration, 1961) --
First friend (1961-63) --
A touch of class (1961-63) --
Blood and tears (November 22-25, 1963) --
The sea change (1933 v. 1973) --
His final years (1963-81).
Other Titles: Jack and Lem
Responsibility: David Pitts.
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Documents the life-long friendship between John F. Kennedy and former classmate Kirk LeMoyne Billings, a homosexual who was a prominent fixture in the Kennedy family, in an account based on interviews, letters, and telegrams.

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