The Dark Side of Camelot

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Little, Brown, Sep 1, 1998 - History - 528 pages
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This monumental work of investigative journalism reveals the Kennedy White House as never before. With its meticulously documented & compulsively readable portrait of John F. Kennedy as a man whose reckless personal behavior imperiled his presidency, The Dark Side of Camelot sparked a firestorm of controversy upon its initial publication - becoming a runaway bestseller & one of the year's most talked-about books. Now in paperback, this watershed work will continue to provoke public discussion as the debate intensifies over what constitutes proper personal & political behavior on the part of our nation's leaders.

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User Review  - wb4ever1 - LibraryThing

Seymour Hersh's THE DARK SIDE OF CAMELOT came out almost 20 years ago now and was quite a sensation with its tabloid tales of lying, manipulating, and infidelity by John F. Kennedy during his rise to ... Read full review

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User Review  - Tara714 - LibraryThing

This book wasn't nearly as interesting as I expected it to be. It seemed really repetitive at times. It doesn't paint President Kennedy in a good light and I have lost a little respect for him. Some things are better left not knowing. Read full review

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