Sachs does a good job of carefully examining Kennedy's rhetoric.
Kennedy's speech was so positive that Khrushchev allowed it to be rebroadcast in the Soviet Union and the transcript reprinted in the press; a rare event indeed!
All in all the book is highly relevant, interesting and also as far as far as I can assess linguistically elegant and precise.
President Kennedy went into himself and found the insight of the brooding of destruction that was brewing in the hearts of warriors that love the battle. Read morePublished 6 months ago by nick crill
great read - great insight - very relevant for today. Peace lovers need to read it. War mongers will always want to shoot first and never learn later.Published 8 months ago by Harriet L Zunno
"To Move The World" is a well written book that demonstrates just what we all lost on November 22, 1963, when President Kennedy was killed. Read morePublished 10 months ago by Vince Palamara
In this book well-known economist and public intellectual Jeffrey Sachs moves from the world of economic development and environmental concerns to an examination of how John F. Read morePublished 11 months ago by Stephen N. Greenleaf
An excellent analysis of Kennedy's peace initiative and speeches in what proved to be the last year of his life. Some would also say this effort was the reason he was assassinated. Read morePublished 12 months ago by Jpsem
For students of history and diplomacy its cant miss book for students and professionals alike who will benefit from book.Published 14 months ago by JOE
I was a young adult during the period which the book describes, and I still remember hearing the Peace Speech by live telecast. Read morePublished 14 months ago by Bruce Williams
Jeffrey Sachs has written the best book yet on JFK's quest for peace. Kennedy actually sought global nuclear disarmament. Read morePublished 14 months ago by Terrence Paupp