Not In Your Lifetime

Not In Your Lifetime : The Assassination of JFK

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'It might not be in your lifetime', said the Chief Justice of the United States when asked whether the files on the assassination of President Kennedy would be made public. If the President was killed by a lone gunman, as the first official enquiry claimed, why can we still not see all relevant records?

Fifty years on and the murder of the century remains unsolved. Drawing on thirty years of investigation, Anthony Summers examines the case in compelling, forensic detail. He analyses the evidence for Oswald's guilt, the Mafia connection, and the links to Cuba and reveals, for the first time, a plausible admission of involvement. This updated edition of Not in Your Lifetime is the most definitive account of one of the most intractable mystery mysteries of our time.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 656 pages
  • 132 x 198 x 39mm | 446g
  • Headline Book Publishing
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • 9780755365425
  • 153,981

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By far the most convincing book . . . enthralling Observer
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By far the most convincing book . . . enthralling * Observer * A book that must be read * New York Review of Books * A brilliant work of investigation * Don DeLillo * Reveals a honeycomb of CIA deceit and corruption * Sunday Times * Races along like a John le Carre novel * Norman Mailer *
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About Anthony Summers

Anthony Summers is the award-winning author of eight bestselling non-fiction books. As a BBC journalist, he covered events in the United States and wars in Vietnam and the Middle East for Panorama. His most recent book The Eleventh Day, co-authored with Robbyn Swan, was a Finalist for the 2012 Pulitzer Prize for History. It also won the Crime Writer's Association's Gold Dagger award for best non-fiction - which the first edition of this book also won. Summers is the only author to have won two Gold Dagger awards for non-fiction.
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