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The Resource Legacy of secrecy : the long shadow of the JFK assassination, Lamar Waldron, Thom Hartmann

Legacy of secrecy : the long shadow of the JFK assassination, Lamar Waldron, Thom Hartmann

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Legacy of secrecy : the long shadow of the JFK assassination
Title
Legacy of secrecy
Title remainder
the long shadow of the JFK assassination
Statement of responsibility
Lamar Waldron, Thom Hartmann
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Subject
Language
eng
Summary
John F. Kennedy's assassination launched a frantic search to find his killers. It also launched a flurry of covert actions by Lyndon Johnson, Robert F. Kennedy, and other top officials to hide the fact that in November 1963 the United States was on the brink of invading Cuba, as part of a JFK-authorized coup. The coup plan's exposure could have led to a nuclear confrontation with Russia, but the cover-up prevented a full investigation into Kennedy's assassination--a legacy of secrecy that would impact American politics and foreign policy for the next 45 years. It also allowed two men who confessed their roles in JFK's murder to be involved in the assassination of Dr. Martin Luther King, in 1968. Exclusive interviews and newly declassified files from the National Archives document in chilling detail how three mob bosses were able to prevent the truth from coming to light--until now.--Publisher description
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
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1954-
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Waldron, Lamar
Dewey number
973.922092
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
E842.9
LC item number
.W275 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1951-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Hartmann, Thom
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Kennedy, John F.
  • Official secrets
  • Conspiracies
  • Political corruption
Label
Legacy of secrecy : the long shadow of the JFK assassination, Lamar Waldron, Thom Hartmann
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [789]-830) and index
Control code
ocn182737859
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xv, 848 p.
Isbn
9781582434223
Lccn
2008039740
Other physical details
ill., ports.
Label
Legacy of secrecy : the long shadow of the JFK assassination, Lamar Waldron, Thom Hartmann
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [789]-830) and index
Control code
ocn182737859
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xv, 848 p.
Isbn
9781582434223
Lccn
2008039740
Other physical details
ill., ports.

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