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A question of character : a life of John F. Kennedy

Author: Thomas C Reeves
Publisher: New York : Free Press ; Toronto : Collier Macmillan Canada ; New York : Maxwell Macmillan International, [1991] ©1991
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Biography of President John F. Kennedy focusing on the discrepancies between his public life and private behavior.
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Genre/Form: Biography
History
Biographies
Named Person: John F Kennedy; John F Kennedy; John F Kennedy; John F Kennedy; John F Kennedy; John F Kennedy
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Thomas C Reeves
ISBN: 0029259657 9780029259658 0747510296 9780747510291
OCLC Number: 22664449
Description: xv, 510 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: The vital framework --
The founding family --
Getting into shape --
Some kind of hero --
In his brother's shoes --
His new career --
Full of ideas --
The upstart --
The center of moral leadership --
Moving ahead --
Looking more like a president --
The first major decision --
A militant approach --
Seemingly invulnerable --
Cold and deliberate --
Blinking first --
A new prince of peace and freedom --
The man, the President.
Other Titles: Life of John F. Kennedy
Responsibility: Thomas C. Reeves.
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