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The best and the brightest / David Halberstam.

By: Halberstam, David.
Material type: TextTextPublisher: New York : Random House, [1972]Copyright date: ©1972Edition: [1st ed.].Description: 688 pages ; 25 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 0394461630; 9780394461632.Subject(s): United States -- Politics and government -- 1961-1963 | United States -- Politics and government -- 1963-1969 | Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- United States | United States Politics and government 1961-1963 | United States Politics and government 1963-1969 | Vietnam War, 1961-1975 United StatesAdditional physical formats: Online version:: Best and the brightest.; Online version:: Best and the brightest.DDC classification: 973.922 LOC classification: E841 | .H25Other classification: HD 570 | 3,6 Summary: A study of the men who came to power during the Kennedy and Johnson administrations, and of their leadership of America during the sixties.
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E841 .G54 1991 The presidency of John F. Kennedy / E841 .G54 2006 The presidency of John F. Kennedy / E841 .G57 1993 The sixties : E841 .H25 The best and the brightest / E841 .I87 2000 America divided : E841 .K37 Kennedy and the press; E841 .K374 1978 The Kennedy presidential press conferences /

Includes bibliographical references (pages 673-678) and index.

A study of the men who came to power during the Kennedy and Johnson administrations, and of their leadership of America during the sixties.

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David Halberstam was born on April 10, 1934 in New York City and later attended Harvard University. After graduating in 1955, Halberstam worked at a small daily newspaper until he attained a position at the Nashville Tennessean. <p> Halberstam has written over 20 books including The Children, a written account of his coverage of the Civil Rights Movement; The Best and Brightest, which was a bestseller; and The Game and October, 1964, both detailing his fascination of sports. Halberstam also won a Pulitzer Prize for his reports on the Vietnam War while working for the New York Times. He was killed in a car crash on April 23, 2007 at the age of 73. <p> (Bowker Author Biography)

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