Arthur Schlesinger's "A Thousand Days: Kennedy in the White House"
This paper discusses Arthur Schlesinger's "A Thousand Days: Kennedy in the White House", an overview of the Kennedy administration's accomplishments and crisis from the point of view of a member of the Kennedy circle as well as a historian.
# 17196 | 3,375 words | 1 source | 1972 |
Published on Feb 04, 2003 in History (Leaders) , Literature (American) , History (U.S. Post-Modern 1965-Present)
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From the Paper:"Arthur Meier Schlesinger, Jr., author, historian, political scientist, son of an author and historian, professor of history at Harvard University, special presidential assistant from 1961-1963, eminent man of American letters, would seem to be overly well-qualified to write what he calls a personal memoir of the days when John Fitzgerald Kennedy occupied 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue, Washington, D.C..
Schlesinger, born in Columbus, Ohio, October 15, 1917, was a contemporary of the assassinated president. An alumnus of Harvard, he was an associate professor of history from 1946 to ... "
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