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JFK -Presidential Library
C-Span
DVD

A Special television series : "Presidential Libraries - History uncovered" on C-Span TV.
A first person view of the modern presidency from the men who held the office and those who served around them. With never- or rarely-seen film, video, recordings, and artifacts from inside the Presidential Libraries' vaults.
This is the complete episode dedicated to "JFK Presidential Library" in Boston.
John F.Kennedy : secretely recorded White House conversations on civil rights, the space race, and the Cuban Missile Crisis; rare films of JFK's early political career.

JFK wants to know
[Memos fron the President's Office, 1961-1963]
Kennedy John Fitzgerald
[edited by Claflin Edward B.]
1991

Reflecting rare autobiographical moments in John Kennedy's administration and the political events of the early sixties, this book outlines the education of a young president. From January 1961 to November 1963, John F. Kennedy offered a hope that postwar America could be both strong and considerate, pragmatic and visionary - the the United States could provide leadership for the world and the highest quality of life for its people. The official Kennedy writings presented here are those to key members of his administration.

John F. Kennedy [Quotes/Trivia]

AA.VV
2007

A mini-book, with short biography and quotes from JFK.

John F. Kennedy American

Dollen Charles
1965

In this biography of President Kennedy, Charles Dollen shows the forces that shaped the mind and heart of John Kennedy and his family and friends. The "real man" is presented top the reader along with an analysis of the important event of his life. 

John F. Kennedy and PT109

Abraham Philip
2002

Before he was President of the United States, John F.Kennedy was a lieutenant in the U.S.Navy during World War II. As young captain of PT109 he had to deal with the dramatic night when his boat was sunk.  Kennedy's actions during this crisis changed him from a PT-boat skipper into a war hero. This book explores one of the most dramatic events of WWII : how John F.Kennedy saved his crew.

John F. Kennedy and PT-109

Tregaskis Richard
1962

Before he was President of the United States, John F.Kennedy was a lieutenant in the U.S.Navy during World War II. As young captain of PT109 he had to deal with the dramatic night when his boat was sunk.  Kennedy's actions during this crisis changed him from a PT-boat skipper into a war hero. This was the book about that experience, published in 1962, when JFK was President.

John F. Kennedy and the politics of arms sales to Israel

Ben.Zvi Abraham
2002

This book draws upon the collections of documents available in the Kennedy Presidential Library and the Israeli State Archives, many of which have only recently been declassified. It is a well-researched analysis that expertly fills an historical gap, provides rich theoretical insights beyond the case and has important implications for ongoing debates about US-Israeli relations.

John F. Kennedy on Leadership

Barnes John A.
200
5

Perhaps no figure in recent memory more fully personifies leadership than President John F.Kennedy. Leading the nation in a time of unprecedented turbulence, challenge and opportunity, Kennedy led his administration (and the country) with a courage and determination that even his harshest critics respected.
This book identifies eleven core principles that made Kennedy, both before and during his presidency, a unique and dominant force who would serve as the standard by which future leaders would measure themselves - and by which they would be judged.

John F. Kennedy - A Life in Pictures

Dhebier Yann-Brice & Verlhac Pierre-Henri
2003

A celebration, in photographs, of the life of John F.Kennedy (1917-63), the thirty-fifth president of the United States. This is the first book to extensively illustrate the man as well as the icon, and to cover the glamour and success of his life from childhood and student days to congress, fatherhood,  presidency and the tragedy of his untimely death.

John F. Kennedy - America's Youngest President

Frosbee Lucy Post
illustrated by Al Fiorentino

1986

Book of the series "Childhood of Famous Americans".
One of the most popular series ever published for young Americans, these classics have been praised alike by parents, teachers and librarians. With these lively, inspiring, fictionalized biographies - easily read by children of eight and up - today's youngster is swept right into history.

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