The presidency of John F. Kennedy / James N. Giglio.
By: Giglio, James N.Material type: TextSeries: American presidency series: Publisher: Lawrence, Kan. : University Press of Kansas, c2006Edition: 2nd ed., rev.Description: xvi, 360 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.ISBN: 0700614362 (cloth : alk. paper); 9780700614363 (cloth : alk. paper); 0700614575 (pbb. : alk. paper); 9780700614578 (pbb. : alk. paper).Subject(s): United States -- Politics and government -- 1961-1963 | Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald), 1917-1963Additional physical formats: Online version:: Presidency of John F. Kennedy.DDC classification: 973.922/092 Other classification: 15.85
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Includes bibliographical references and index.
Road to the White House -- Assuming command -- Year of crises and conflict -- More conflict and crises -- Launching the New Frontier -- Old ideas and new approaches -- The travail of civil rights -- The missiles of October -- The third world -- Image and reality -- Aftermath and assessment.
"Like the first edition, this new edition provides a sharp and thoughtful analysis of both domestic and foreign affairs and underscores that, despite his undeniably brief tenure in office, the state of the nation actually did improve on Kennedy's watch. Featuring an expanded bibliographical essay and twenty-two photos from the JFK library, The Presidency of John F. Kennedy remains the definitive appraisal of Camelot's kingdom."--BOOK JACKET.