John F. Kennedy

The Spirit of Cold War Liberalism
Author(s): 
Duncan, Jason K.
ISBN: 
9780415895637
Date published: 
November 2013
Paperback
Price: 
£17.99

In John F. Kennedy: The Spirit of Cold War Liberalism, Jason K. Duncan explains Kennedy’s significance as a political figure of the 20 th century in U.S. and world history. Duncan contextualizes Kennedy’s political career through his personal life and addresses the legacy the president left behind. In a concise narrative supplemented by primary documents, including presidential speeches and critical reviews from the left and right, Duncan builds a biography that elucidates the impact of this iconic president and the history of the 1960s.