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The Resource The politics of deception : JFK's secret decisions on Vietnam, civil rights, and Cuba, Patrick J. Sloyan

The politics of deception : JFK's secret decisions on Vietnam, civil rights, and Cuba, Patrick J. Sloyan

Label
The politics of deception : JFK's secret decisions on Vietnam, civil rights, and Cuba
Title
The politics of deception
Title remainder
JFK's secret decisions on Vietnam, civil rights, and Cuba
Statement of responsibility
Patrick J. Sloyan
Title variation
  • JFK's secret decisions on Vietnam, civil rights, and Cuba
  • John F. Kennedy's secret decisions on Vietnam, civil rights, and Cuba
Title variation remainder
JFKs secret decisions on Vietnam, civil rights, and Cuba
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Revisits the last year of JFK's presidency to reveal a ruthless politician
Summary
Draws on classified White House tapes to reveal the 35th President's secret political activities at the end of his life, including covert deals to resolve the Cuban Missile Crisis and an assassination plot against Vietnamese President Ngo Dinh Diem
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10401315
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Sloyan, Patrick J
Dewey number
973.922092
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Kennedy, John F.
  • United States
  • United States
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
JFK's secret decisions on Vietnam, civil rights, and Cuba
Label
The politics of deception : JFK's secret decisions on Vietnam, civil rights, and Cuba, Patrick J. Sloyan
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Thomas Dunne book"
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [289]-292) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue: JFK -- General LeMay's threat -- ZR/RIFLE -- The crocodile -- Miracles -- Head butts -- Due course -- Whoppers -- A nail in the coffin -- Ratholes -- Hard condition -- The proconsul -- The guy next to the guy -- End run -- Perfidy -- Laurel and Hardy -- Financial inducements -- Debacle -- Luigi -- Second thoughts -- Feast of the dead -- The hit -- Epilogue: Washington
Control code
1077169
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
viii, 308 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781250030597
Isbn Type
(Hardcover)
Lccn
2014033458
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781250030597
  • (OCoLC)900158231
Label
The politics of deception : JFK's secret decisions on Vietnam, civil rights, and Cuba, Patrick J. Sloyan
Publication
Note
"Thomas Dunne book"
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [289]-292) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue: JFK -- General LeMay's threat -- ZR/RIFLE -- The crocodile -- Miracles -- Head butts -- Due course -- Whoppers -- A nail in the coffin -- Ratholes -- Hard condition -- The proconsul -- The guy next to the guy -- End run -- Perfidy -- Laurel and Hardy -- Financial inducements -- Debacle -- Luigi -- Second thoughts -- Feast of the dead -- The hit -- Epilogue: Washington
Control code
1077169
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
viii, 308 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781250030597
Isbn Type
(Hardcover)
Lccn
2014033458
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781250030597
  • (OCoLC)900158231

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