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horseshoecrab Donating Member (613 posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Nov-22-08 11:37 PM
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138. David Talbot is the author
Brothers: The Hidden History of the Kennedy Years

Here's a link:

http://books.google.com/books?id=lBVDOQxEgVsC&dq=brothe...

Here's a bit from the summary:
"For decades, books about John or Robert Kennedy have woven either a shimmering tale of Camelot gallantry or a tawdry story of runaway ambition and reckless personal behavior. But the real story of the Kennedys in the 1960s has long been submerged -- until now. InBrothers: The Hidden History of the Kennedy Years, David Talbot sheds a dramatic new light on the tumultuous inner life of the Kennedy presidency and its stunning aftermath. Talbot, the founder of Salon.com, has written a gripping political history that is sure to be one of the most talked-about books of the year. Brothersbegins on the shattering afternoon of November 22, 1963, as a grief-stricken Robert Kennedy urgently demands answers about the assassination of his brother. Bobby's suspicions immediately focus on the nest of CIA spies, gangsters, and Cuban exiles that had long been plotting a violent regime change in Cuba."


Thanks to sfexpat for the tip. I haven't read this but now I surely will.


horseshoecrab

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