Reeves, Thomas C., 1936-

A question of character : a life of John F. Kennedy / Thomas C. Reeves. - New York : Toronto : New York : Free Press ; Collier Macmillan Canada ; Maxwell Macmillan International, c1991. - xv, 510 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.

Includes bibliographical references (p. 423-491) and index.

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.

Biography of President John F. Kennedy focusing on the discrepancies between his public life and private behavior.

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Kennedy, John F. 1917-1963.


Presidents--United States--Biography.
Political leadership--History--United States--20th century.


United States--Politics and government--1961-1963.

Kennedy, John F (John Fitzgerald) 1917-1963 Political leadership United States History 20th century Presidents United States Biography United States Politics and government 1961-1963

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