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Sachs, Jeffrey
To move the world : JFK's quest for peace / Jeffrey D. Sachs
Alternate Title JFK's quest for peace
John Fitzgerald Kennedy's quest for peace
First Edition
Production, publication, distribution, manufacture, copyright New York : Random House, [2013]
book jacket
Location Call Number Status
 3rd Floor  E841 .S22 2013    AVAILABLE
Subject Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald), 1917-1963
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald), 1917-1963 -- Oratory
United States -- Politics and government -- 1961-1963
United States -- Foreign relations -- Soviet Union
Soviet Union -- Foreign relations -- United States
Subject(s) World politics -- 1955-1965
Physical Description xvi, 249 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Note Includes bibliographical references (pages 215-217) and index
Contents The quest for peace -- To the brink -- Prelude to peace -- The rhetoric of peace -- The peace speech -- The campaign for peace -- Confirming the treaty -- The historic meaning of Kennedy's peace initiative -- Let us take our stand -- American University commencement address, June 10, 1963 -- Speech to the Irish Dáil, June 28, 1963 -- Address to the nation on the Partial Nuclear Test Ban Treaty, July 26, 1963 -- Speech to the 18th General Assembly of the United Nations, September 20, 1963
Summary "An inspiring look at the historic foreign policy triumph of John F. Kennedy's presidency--the crusade for world peace that consumed his final year in office--by the New York Times bestselling author of The Price of Civilization, Common Wealth, and The End of Poverty"--B & N

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