Killing Kennedy : the end of Camelot
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New York : Henry Holt and Company, 2012.
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325 pages : facsimiles, illustrations, maps, portraits ; 25 cm.
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A riveting historical narrative of the shocking events surrounding the assassination of John F. Kennedy, and the follow-up to mega-bestselling author Bill O'Reilly's Killing Lincoln

More than a million readers have thrilled to Bill O'Reilly's Killing Lincoln , the page-turning work of nonfiction about the shocking assassination that changed the course of American history. Now the anchor of The O'Reilly Factor recounts in gripping detail the brutal murder of John Fitzgerald KennedyĆ¢e"and how a sequence of gunshots on a Dallas afternoon not only killed a beloved president but also sent the nation into the cataclysmic division of the Vietnam War and its culture-changing aftermath.

In January 1961, as the Cold War escalates, John F. Kennedy struggles to contain the growth of Communism while he learns the hardships, solitude, and temptations of what it means to be president of the United States. Along the way he acquires a number of formidable enemies, among them Soviet leader Nikita Khrushchev, Cuban dictator Fidel Castro, and Alan Dulles, director of the Central Intelligence Agency. In addition, powerful elements of organized crime have begun to talk about targeting the president and his brother, Attorney General Robert Kennedy.

In the midst of a 1963 campaign trip to Texas, Kennedy is gunned down by an erratic young drifter named Lee Harvey Oswald. The former Marine Corps sharpshooter escapes the scene, only to be caught and shot dead while in police custody.

The events leading up to the most notorious crime of the twentieth century are almost as shocking as the assassination itself. Killing Kennedy chronicles both the heroism and deceit of Camelot, bringing history to life in ways that will profoundly move the reader. This may well be the most talked about book of the year.

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9780805096668, 0805096663
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Includes bibliographical references (pages 305-311) and index.
Formatted Contents
Cheating death -- The curtain descends -- Evil wins.
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This book recounts the brutal murder of John Fitzgerald Kennedy and how a sequence of gunshots on a Dallas afternoon not only killed a beloved president but also sent the nation into the cataclysmic division of the Vietnam War and its culture changing aftermath. In January 1961, as the Cold War escalated, John F. Kennedy struggled to contain the growth of Communism while he learned the hardships, solitude, and temptations of what it means to be president of the United States. Along the way he acquired a number of formidable enemies, among them Soviet leader Nikita Khrushchev, Cuban dictator Fidel Castro, and Alan Dulles, director of the Central Intelligence Agency. In addition, powerful elements of organized crime had begun to talk about targeting the president and his brother, Attorney General Robert Kennedy. In the midst of a 1963 campaign trip to Texas, Kennedy was gunned down by an erratic young drifter named Lee Harvey Oswald. The former Marine Corps sharpshooter escaped the scene, only to be caught and shot dead while in police custody. The events leading up to the most notorious crime of the twentieth century are almost as shocking as the assassination itself. This work brings the history to life as it chronicles both the heroism and deceit of Camelot.
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APA Citation (style guide)

O'Reilly, B., & Dugard, M. (2012). Killing Kennedy: the end of Camelot. First edition. New York: Henry Holt and Company.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

O'Reilly, Bill and Martin, Dugard. 2012. Killing Kennedy: The End of Camelot. New York: Henry Holt and Company.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

O'Reilly, Bill and Martin, Dugard, Killing Kennedy: The End of Camelot. New York: Henry Holt and Company, 2012.

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O'Reilly, Bill,, and Martin Dugard. Killing Kennedy: The End of Camelot. First edition. New York: Henry Holt and Company, 2012. Print.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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989 |a 973.922 |r ORE |d sufnf |b 1200001933738 |e 11-03-2015 18:03 |f  - - |g - |h 18 |i 3 |j 7 |k 121024 |l $28.00 |m  |n 11-09-2015 15:40 |o - |p 841 |q 841 |t 0 |x 2 |1 .i73987220
989 |a 973.922 |r ORE |d susnf |b 1200001933747 |e 11-30-2015 11:36 |f  - - |g - |h 23 |i 8 |j 7 |k 121024 |l $28.00 |m  |n 01-21-2016 16:54 |o - |p 861 |q 861 |t 0 |x 3 |1 .i73987232
989 |a 973.922 |r ORE |d vlnf |b 1160002574293 |e 11-29-2014 12:05 |f 04-21-2016 15:58 |g - |h 11 |i 1 |j 70 |k 121203 |l $28.00 |m 160512 |n 12-17-2014 10:56 |o - |p 911 |q 911 |t 1 |x 0 |1 .i75106024
989 |a 973.922 |r ORE |d vlnf |b 1160002570974 |e 11-10-2015 12:20 |f  - - |g - |h 19 |i 2 |j 70 |k 121105 |l $28.00 |m  |n 12-07-2015 14:46 |o - |p 10 |q 911 |t 0 |x 6 |1 .i74062426