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The Resource John F. Kennedy, book editors, Tom Lansford, Robert P. Watson

John F. Kennedy, book editors, Tom Lansford, Robert P. Watson

Label
John F. Kennedy
Title
John F. Kennedy
Statement of responsibility
book editors, Tom Lansford, Robert P. Watson
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
973.922/092
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
E841
LC item number
.J57 2004
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1962-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Watson, Robert P.
  • Lansford, Tom
Series statement
Presidents and their decisions
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Kennedy, John F.
  • United States
  • United States
  • Presidents
Label
John F. Kennedy, book editors, Tom Lansford, Robert P. Watson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Confronting communisim : Kennedy's recklessness led to the Bay of Pigs invasion -- The Berlin crisis set the tone for Kennedy's policy towards the Soviets -- Kennedy handled the Cuban missile crisis effectively -- Kennedy's idealism led to U.S. involvement in Vietnam -- Human rights and peace : Kennedy used humanitarian aid as a means to counter communism -- The alliance for progress failed to help Latin America -- The Peace Corps harnessed the potential of young Americans -- Kennedy revolutionized U.S. food aid policy -- Civil rights : Kennedy balanced practical politics with moral leadership on civil rights -- Kennedy missed opportunites to act forcefully on civil rights -- Kennedy's enforcement of desegregation at the University of Mississippi demonstrated his commitment of civil rights -- The space race : Science, politics, and the origins of the space race -- Kennedy acted boldy in winning the space race -- Many factors shaped Kennedy's space policy -- Managing the press : Kennedy's style was suited to television -- Kennedy's relations with the press were not always smooth
Control code
ocm52930128
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
250 p.
Isbn
9780737711127
Isbn Type
(lib. bdg.)
Lccn
2003061670
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(Sirsi) 356550
Label
John F. Kennedy, book editors, Tom Lansford, Robert P. Watson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Confronting communisim : Kennedy's recklessness led to the Bay of Pigs invasion -- The Berlin crisis set the tone for Kennedy's policy towards the Soviets -- Kennedy handled the Cuban missile crisis effectively -- Kennedy's idealism led to U.S. involvement in Vietnam -- Human rights and peace : Kennedy used humanitarian aid as a means to counter communism -- The alliance for progress failed to help Latin America -- The Peace Corps harnessed the potential of young Americans -- Kennedy revolutionized U.S. food aid policy -- Civil rights : Kennedy balanced practical politics with moral leadership on civil rights -- Kennedy missed opportunites to act forcefully on civil rights -- Kennedy's enforcement of desegregation at the University of Mississippi demonstrated his commitment of civil rights -- The space race : Science, politics, and the origins of the space race -- Kennedy acted boldy in winning the space race -- Many factors shaped Kennedy's space policy -- Managing the press : Kennedy's style was suited to television -- Kennedy's relations with the press were not always smooth
Control code
ocm52930128
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
250 p.
Isbn
9780737711127
Isbn Type
(lib. bdg.)
Lccn
2003061670
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(Sirsi) 356550

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