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Camelot and the cultural revolution

how the assassination of John F. Kennedy shattered American liberalism

by James Piereson

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Published by Encounter Books in New York, NY .
Written in English


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StatementJames Piereson.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsE
The Physical Object
Paginationxvi, 253 p. ;
Number of Pages253
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22767536M
ISBN 109781594031885

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In his book Camelot and the Cultural Revolution, Mr. Piereson has brilliantly added a new dimension to the bitter controversy that still rages over the JFK assassination: political perspective.

It is much needed, if only to make some sense of the disputation over evidence that has gone on for over forty years/5(39). This complete summary of James Pierson's book "Camelot and the Cultural Revolution" presents his argument that Kennedy's death had a devastating impact on national life.

In his book, the author states that the event was a turning point after which things began to move towards destructive decisions, all while Kennedy inexplicably became a liberal icon for civil : BusinessNews Publishing.

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Most books on the assassination take up the question as to who was really responsible for killing the President. Mr/5(29). Surname 1 Student name Professor Subject Date Camelot and the Cultural Revolution Book Review As a result of the murder of Kennedy, it is clear that there was a significant turning point that occurred in the history of the United States.

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In “Camelot and the Cultural Revolution,” Piereson, formerly the executive director of the John M. Olin Foundation and currently a senior fellow at Author: Jacob Heilbrunn. Camelot and the Cultural Revolution by James Piereson - SIGNED Our Libraries How the Assassination of John F.

Kennedy Shattered American Liberalism. In Camelot and the Cultural Revolution, James Piereson examines this seminal event from an entirely new and provocative point of view. Most books on the assassination take up the question as to who was really responsible for killing the President.

Mr. Piereson takes it as established fact that Kennedy was killed by Lee Harvey Oswald.James Pierson talked about his book, Camelot and the Cultural Revolution: How the Assassination of John F.

Kennedy Shattered American Liberalism, published by Encounter Books. In his book James.In his book Camelot and the Cultural Revolution, Mr. Piereson has brilliantly added a new dimension to the bitter controversy that still rages over the JFK assassination: political perspective.

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