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Not as good as Rubin's "Forty Ways to Look at Winston Churchill", but worth the read. There are better, more in-depth books out there on JFK, but if you're keeping in... Read morePublished 8 months ago by GuinnessGal
I pretty much knew everything I wanted to know about this book, as I had been on Gretchen Rubin's web page and read about the book there.Published on March 12, 2009 by Red Skeleton
I was not familiar with the small details life of JFK, and this book presenting a lot that maybe didn't explain his public actions as much as gave me a new way to look at the man. Read morePublished on March 12, 2007 by H. Bowman
Forty Ways to look at JFK provides the reader with an easy to use format. In addition, the book can be kept for future reference. Ms. Read morePublished on February 4, 2007 by Michael J. Lowe
The "40 ways" format allows you to skip around and read the chapters in any order as opposed to reading them chronologically. Read morePublished on August 29, 2006 by mjm
I read Ms. Rubin's Churchill book and loved the fresh way to examine an oft-examined leader. She does the same with Kennedy, and it's as entertaining and insightful as the first... Read morePublished on July 11, 2006 by M. Cole
In my view, Gretchen Rubin is the single most insightful and thoughtful writers about important historical figures, and how people interact in society, who has come along in many... Read morePublished on May 25, 2006 by William R. Parkes
Gretchen Rubin has found a brilliant way to make history come alive: to show it through a prism. I loved both this book and her prior book on Churchill. Read morePublished on March 13, 2006 by thekittens
Sometime during the 1960's, William F. Buckley sardonically observed that it was disgraceful the way that this country makes the Kennedys fight for the throne. Read morePublished on March 11, 2006 by Jack Maybrick