Bolden, Abraham.

The echo from Dealey Plaza : the true story of the first African American on the White House Secret Service detail and his quest for justice after the assassination of JFK / Abraham Bolden. - 1st ed. - New York : Harmony Books, c2008. - 306 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.

Includes bibliographical references (p. 287-298) and index.

The first African-American agent to serve on the White House Secret Service detail describes the racism he confronted, his efforts to expose the Secret Service's negligence in JFK's assassination, and the destruction of his career due to a false bribery charge.

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Kennedy, John F. 1917-1963 --Assassination.
Kennedy, John F. 1917-1963 --Friends and associates.
Bolden, Abraham.

United States. Secret Service --Officials and employees--Biography.
United States. Secret Service --History--20th century.

African American police--Biography.
Psychotherapy patients--United States--Biography.
Whistle blowing--United States--Case studies.
Racism--History--United States--20th century.
Conspiracies--History--United States--20th century.

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