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Author Whalen, Thomas J., 1964- author.

Title JFK and his enemies : a portrait of power / Thomas J. Whalen.

Publication Info. Lanham, Maryland : Rowman & Littlefield, [2014]


Location Call No. Status
 Avon Free Public Library - Adult Department  973.922 WHALEN    Check Shelf
Description xi, 199 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Prelude to power: growing up Kennedy -- Beating the best: Henry Cabot Lodge Jr. and the 1952 Massachusetts senate race -- A gamblin' man: LBJ and the 1960 Democratic nomination fight -- Looking like a loser: Richard Nixon and the 1960 presidential campaign -- The perfect failure: Fidel Castro and the 1961 Bay of Pigs invasion -- To the brink: Nikita Khrushchev and the 1962 Cuban Missile Crisis -- Taking on Jim Crow: George Wallace and the integration of the University of Alabama -- A lesson to all: J. Edgar Hoover, Lee Harvey Oswalk [Oswald], and the death of a president.
Subject Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald), 1917-1963 -- Adversaries.
Presidents -- United States -- Biography.
United States -- Politics and government -- 1961-1963.
Politicians -- United States.
Added Title John Fitzgerald Kennedy and his enemies
ISBN 1442213744
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