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Conversations with Kennedy
by Benjamin Bradlee


Overview - Bradlee and his wife Tony participated in the parties at the White House and in more private moments when the president and Jacqueline were relaxing with friends. With Kennedy's knowledge, Bradlee kept notes of their intimate conversations. These records are the basis for this behind-the-scenes record of the human side of the JFK presidency For the first time, all the conflicting elements of Kennedy's personality are seen at the closest possible range.  Read more...

 
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Overview
Bradlee and his wife Tony participated in the parties at the White House and in more private moments when the president and Jacqueline were relaxing with friends. With Kennedy's knowledge, Bradlee kept notes of their intimate conversations. These records are the basis for this behind-the-scenes record of the human side of the JFK presidency For the first time, all the conflicting elements of Kennedy's personality are seen at the closest possible range. Here was a politician of the South Boston stripe who also was at home among the WASP intellectuals he brought into government, who loved the sick old tiger who was his father and yet would not be dominated by him, who understood his brothers' every quirk and strength, admired women, and had few illusions about human nature but nursed dreams all the same.

 
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  • ISBN-13: 9780393301892
  • ISBN-10: 0393301893
  • Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company
  • Publish Date: November 1984
  • Page Count: 256


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