We are open! For operations and delivery updates due to COVID-19. (click here)
0

Call Boomerang Books 1300 36 33 32

Description - John F. Kennedy by Robert Dallek

Updated edition of the authoritative single-volume biography of John F. Kennedy. Drawing upon first-hand sources and never-before-opened archives, prize-winning historian Robert Dallek reveals more than we ever knew about Jack Kennedy, forever changing the way we think about his life, his presidency and his legacy.
Dallek also discloses that, while labouring to present an image of robust good health, Kennedy was secretly in and out of hospitals throughout his life, soill that he was administered last rites on several occasions.
He never shies away from Kennedy's weaknesses, but also brilliantly explores his strengths. The result is a full portrait of a bold, brave and truly human John F. Kennedy.

Buy John F. Kennedy by Robert Dallek from Australia's Online Independent Bookstore, Boomerang Books.

Book Details

ISBN: 9780141976587
ISBN-10: 0141976586
Format: Paperback / softback
(198mm x 129mm x 38mm)
Pages: 864
Imprint: Penguin Books Ltd
Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd
Publish Date: 7-Nov-2013
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

Other Editions - John F. Kennedy by Robert Dallek

Book Reviews - John F. Kennedy by Robert Dallek

» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about John F. Kennedy book by Robert Dallek and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a Boomerang Books Account Holder - it's free to sign up and there are great benefits!)


Author Biography - Robert Dallek

Robert Dallek is the author of John F. Kennedy: An Unfinished Life, 1917-1963, Lyndon B. Johnson: Portrait of a President and Nixon and Kissinger: Partners in Power. He won the Bancroft Prize in 1980 for his classic Franklin D. Roosevelt and American Foreign Policy, 1932-1945, and is a Fellow of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences and of the Society of American Historians, for which he served as president from 2004 to 2005. He lives in Washington, DC.

A Preview for this title is currently not available.