By Kenneth Lipartito,Orville R Butler
Kennedy v. Nixon is a publication for everybody who thinks they be aware of what occurred within the pivotal election 12 months of 1960. for 50 years we have now authorised Theodore White's premise (from The Making of the President, 1960) that Kennedy ran an excellent crusade whereas Nixon devoted blunder after blunder.
But White the journalist used to be a Kennedy partisan and helped identify the parable of Camelot. Now, 5 a long time later, Edmund Kallina bargains a clean evaluate of the election's most crucial and debatable events.
Based upon examine performed at 4 presidential libraries--those of Eisenhower, Kennedy, Johnson, and Nixon--Kallina is ready to make observations and percentage insights unavailable within the rapid aftermath of 1 of the nearest races in American presidential heritage. He describes the strengths and blunders of both camps, and examines the influence of civil rights, chilly struggle tensions, and the televised presidential debates on an election that also looms huge in either the political heritage and the preferred mind's eye of the United States.
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