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Becoming JFK

a profile in communication

by Vito N. Silvestri

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  • 1 Currently reading

Published by Praeger in Westport, Conn .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • Massachusetts,
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Kennedy, John F. 1917-1963 -- Oratory.,
    • Kennedy, John F. 1917-1963 -- Language.,
    • Communication in politics -- United States.,
    • Political oratory -- United States.,
    • Discourse analysis.,
    • United States -- Politics and government -- 1953-1961.,
    • United States -- Politics and government -- 1961-1963.,
    • Massachusetts -- Politics and government -- 1951-

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [311]-313) and index.

      StatementVito N. Silvestri.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE842.1 .S56 2000
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiv, 323 p. :
      Number of Pages323
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL50941M
      ISBN 10027596762X
      LC Control Number99055881

      John F. Kennedy - John F. Kennedy - Presidential candidate and president: Kennedy had nearly become Stevenson’s vice presidential running mate in The charismatic young New Englander’s near victory and his televised speech of concession (Estes Kefauver won the vice presidential nomination) brought him into some 40 million American homes. thinking there might be a book on Kennedy’s leadership. The project kicked into higher gear when I heard a lecture by Geoffrey Perret, author of Jack: A Life Like No Other, .

        In the science fiction novel "Voyage" (Harper Collins, ), by Stephen Baxter, the United States lands people on Mars in , after Kennedy . John F. Kennedy, the 35th U.S. president, negotiated the Nuclear Test-Ban Treaty and initiated the Alliance for Progress. He was assassinated in Born:

      John F. Kennedy: The Promise Revisited By Paul Harper; Joann P. Krieg Greenwood Press, Read preview Overview Becoming JFK: A Profile in Communication By Vito N. Silvestri Praeger,   Most confounding, however, is the book’s failure (despite its sub-title) to demonstrate that Kennedy was on the verge of greatness when he was assassinated. Otherwise, a stimulating and enjoyable read — 3½ stars (Full review here) * * * Best Biography of John F. Kennedy: “An Unfinished Life: JFK ” by Robert Dallek.


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