跳至内容
Killing Kennedy : the end of Camelot 線上預覽
關閉線上預覽
正在查...

Killing Kennedy : the end of Camelot

作者: Bill O'Reilly; Martin Dugard
出版商: New York : Henry Holt and Company, 2012.
版本/格式:   圖書 : 英語 : First edition所有版本和格式的總覽
資料庫:WorldCat
提要:
This book recounts the brutal murder of John Fitzgerald Kennedy and how a sequence of gunshots on a Dallas afternoon not only killed a beloved president but also sent the nation into the cataclysmic division of the Vietnam War and its culture changing aftermath. In January 1961, as the Cold War escalated, John F. Kennedy struggled to contain the growth of Communism while he learned the hardships, solitude, and  再讀一些...
評定級別:

(尚未評分) 0 附有評論 - 成爲第一個。

主題
更多類似這樣的

 

在圖書館查詢

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; 正在查詢有此資料的圖書館...

詳細書目

提及的人: John F Kennedy; John F Kennedy
文件類型: 圖書
所有的作者/貢獻者: Bill O'Reilly; Martin Dugard
ISBN: 9780805096668 0805096663
OCLC系統控制編碼: 778421821
描述: 325 pages : facsimiles, illustrations, maps, portraits ; 25 cm
内容: Cheating death --
The curtain descends --
Evil wins.
責任: Bill O'Reilly and Martin Dugard.

摘要:

This book recounts the brutal murder of John Fitzgerald Kennedy and how a sequence of gunshots on a Dallas afternoon not only killed a beloved president but also sent the nation into the cataclysmic division of the Vietnam War and its culture changing aftermath. In January 1961, as the Cold War escalated, John F. Kennedy struggled to contain the growth of Communism while he learned the hardships, solitude, and temptations of what it means to be president of the United States. Along the way he acquired a number of formidable enemies, among them Soviet leader Nikita Khrushchev, Cuban dictator Fidel Castro, and Alan Dulles, director of the Central Intelligence Agency. In addition, powerful elements of organized crime had begun to talk about targeting the president and his brother, Attorney General Robert Kennedy. In the midst of a 1963 campaign trip to Texas, Kennedy was gunned down by an erratic young drifter named Lee Harvey Oswald. The former Marine Corps sharpshooter escaped the scene, only to be caught and shot dead while in police custody. The events leading up to the most notorious crime of the twentieth century are almost as shocking as the assassination itself. This work brings the history to life as it chronicles both the heroism and deceit of Camelot.

評論

讀者提供的評論
正在擷取GoodReads評論...
正在擷取DOGObooks的評論

標籤

所有的讀者標籤 (1)

檢視最熱門的標籤,呈現的形式是: 標籤我的最愛清單 | 標籤雲(tag cloud)

確認申請

你可能已經申請過這份資料。若還是想申請,請選確認。

連結資料


<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/778421821>
library:oclcnum"778421821"
library:placeOfPublication
owl:sameAs<info:oclcnum/778421821>
rdf:typeschema:Book
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
<http://viaf.org/viaf/68910251>
rdf:typeschema:Person
schema:birthDate"1917"
schema:deathDate"1963"
schema:familyName"Kennedy"
schema:givenName"John F."
schema:name"Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald), 1917-1963."
schema:name"Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald), 1917-1963"
schema:about
<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85106469>
rdf:typeschema:Intangible
schema:name"Presidents--Assassination--United States--20th century."@en
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1075728>
rdf:typeschema:Intangible
schema:name"Presidents--Assassination"@en
schema:name"Presidents--Assassination."@en
schema:about
schema:bookEdition"First edition."
schema:contributor
schema:creator
schema:datePublished"2012"
schema:description"This book recounts the brutal murder of John Fitzgerald Kennedy and how a sequence of gunshots on a Dallas afternoon not only killed a beloved president but also sent the nation into the cataclysmic division of the Vietnam War and its culture changing aftermath. In January 1961, as the Cold War escalated, John F. Kennedy struggled to contain the growth of Communism while he learned the hardships, solitude, and temptations of what it means to be president of the United States. Along the way he acquired a number of formidable enemies, among them Soviet leader Nikita Khrushchev, Cuban dictator Fidel Castro, and Alan Dulles, director of the Central Intelligence Agency. In addition, powerful elements of organized crime had begun to talk about targeting the president and his brother, Attorney General Robert Kennedy. In the midst of a 1963 campaign trip to Texas, Kennedy was gunned down by an erratic young drifter named Lee Harvey Oswald. The former Marine Corps sharpshooter escaped the scene, only to be caught and shot dead while in police custody. The events leading up to the most notorious crime of the twentieth century are almost as shocking as the assassination itself. This work brings the history to life as it chronicles both the heroism and deceit of Camelot."@en
schema:description"Cheating death -- The curtain descends -- Evil wins."@en
schema:exampleOfWork<http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/1148195965>
schema:inLanguage"en"
schema:name"Killing Kennedy : the end of Camelot"@en
schema:url
schema:workExample

Content-negotiable representations

關閉視窗

請登入WorldCat 

没有帳號嗎?你可很容易的 建立免費的帳號.