''A work of love, even passion . . . Mr. Manchester's final telling of the death of Kennedy is most moving.'' --Gore Vidal
''[An] articulately organized and utterly compelling compilation.'' --New York Times
''Mr. Manchester matches the dislocation and identification which almost everyone experienced during the tragic events of that long weekend. Inescapably.'' --Kirkus Reviews
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About the Author
William Manchester (1922-2004) was a hugely successful popular historian and biographer whose books include The Last Lion,
a three-volume biography of Winston Churchill; Goodbye, Darkness
; A World Lit Only by Fire
; The Glory and the Dream; The Arms of Krupp;
and American Caesar
. He received the National Humanities Medal and the Abraham Lincoln Literary Award.
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