The Death of a President

The Death of a President : November 20-November 25, 1963

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The #1 New York Times bestselling author of American Caesar and The Last Lion offers a compelling account of one of American history's most dramatic and tragic events: the assassination of President John F. Kennedy. This vivid, powerful account of JFK's last six days -- the only record authorized by the Kennedy family -- is written with remarkable detail and immediacy, with an intimacy that is unparalleled. Though it is now fifty years in the past, the effects of that terrible day in 1963 are still felt more

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  • Paperback | 736 pages
  • 155 x 233 x 31mm | 776g
  • New York, United States
  • English
  • Reprint
  • maps
  • 0316370711
  • 9780316370714
  • 103,870

About William Manchester

William Manchester (1922-2004) was a hugely successful popular historian and biographer whose books include `The Last Lion, `a three-volume biography of Winston Churchill; `Goodbye, Darkness`; `A World Lit Only by Fire`; `The Glory and the Dream;``The Arms of Krupp;` and `American Caesar.` He received the National Humanities Medal and the Abraham Lincoln Literary more

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