By Bill O'Reilly, Martin Dugard

A riveting ancient narrative of the stunning occasions surrounding the assassination of John F. Kennedy, and the follow-up to mega-bestselling writer invoice O'Reilly's Killing Lincoln.

More than 1000000 readers have overjoyed to invoice O'Reilly's Killing Lincoln, the page-turning paintings of nonfiction concerning the stunning assassination that modified the process American background. Now the anchor of The O'Reilly Factor; recounts in gripping element the brutal homicide of John Fitzgerald Kennedy--and how a series of gunshots on a Dallas afternoon not just killed a loved president but in addition despatched the country into the cataclysmic department of the Vietnam conflict and its culture-changing aftermath.

In January 1961, because the chilly warfare escalates, John F. Kennedy struggles to comprise the expansion of Communism whereas he learns the hardships, solitude, and temptations of what it potential to be president of the U.S.. alongside the best way he acquires a few bold enemies, between them Soviet chief Nikita Khrushchev, Cuban dictator Fidel Castro, and Alan Dulles, director of the significant Intelligence organization. additionally, strong parts of geared up crime have began to speak about focusing on the president and his brother, lawyer normal Robert Kennedy.

In the midst of a 1963 crusade journey to Texas, Kennedy is gunned down by way of an erratic younger drifter named Lee Harvey Oswald. the previous Marine Corps sharpshooter escapes the scene, in simple terms to be stuck and shot lifeless whereas in police custody.

The occasions major as much as the main infamous crime of the 20th century are virtually as surprising because the assassination itself. Killing Kennedy chronicles either the heroism and deceit of Camelot, bringing historical past to lifestyles in ways in which will profoundly stream the reader. this can good be the main pointed out booklet of the year.

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