Brothers in Arms

Brothers in Arms

The Kennedys, the Castros, and the Politics of Murder

Audiobook CD - 2008 | Library ed
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Using breakthrough reporting and interviews with long-silent sources, investigative journalist Russo and coauthor Molton have crafted a dramatic retelling of the time before, during, and after the JFK assassination. The book centers on the two opposed sets of brothers--the Kennedys and the Castros--who collectively authored one of modern history's most dangerous, and tragically ironic, chapters. Bobby Kennedy pushed for the murder of Fidel Castro and instead got the death of his beloved brother, a psychic blow from which he himself never recovered. Lee Harvey Oswald killed an admired president and traumatized a nation, but in so doing may have prevented a third world war. Built on thirty years of intense research--including discoveries so significant that they have rekindled CIA and State Department interest in the Kennedy assassination--this book provides extraordinary new facts that will force a reconsideration of how and why the Kennedy murder came to pass.--From publisher description.
Contents: Living through another Cuba
Revolution
The patriot game
On the beach
Meet the boys on the battlefront
Both sides now
Talking Cuba crisis
Irresistible targets
Spies like us
A pawn in their game
Runaway train
Desolation row
Cannons in the rain
The games people play
Sympathy for the devil
Ain't no man righteous, no not one
Appendix: The Marty Underwood story
Publisher: [United States] : Tantor Audio, p2008
Edition: Library ed
Branch Call Number: 973.922092 R
Characteristics: 19 sound discs (24 hrs.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in
Additional Contributors: Molton, Stephen
Boehmer, Paul - Narrator
ISBN: 9781400139965
1400139961

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