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The poison patriarch : how the betrayals of Joseph P. Kennedy caused the assassination of JFK / Mark Shaw.

Shaw, Mark, 1945- (Author).
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Batesville Mem. PL - Batesville 973.922 SHAW (Text) 34706001408568 Non-Fiction 900-999 In transit -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781626360600 (hbk.)
  • ISBN: 162636060X (hbk.)
  • Physical Description: viii, 280 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: New York, NY : Skyhorse Publishing, [2013]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 263-270) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
The Dallas assassinations -- Jack Ruby and Melvin Belli -- Jack Ruby on trial -- The doomed assassin -- The government investigations -- Theories abound -- Frank Ragano's story -- Attacking Ragano -- A lighter shade of gray -- Mickey -- Melvin Belli and the mob -- Melvin Belli as Jack Ruby's lawyer -- Belli's strange defense of Ruby -- Belli's curious silence -- Motive, motive, motive -- Enemies galore -- Bobby's remorse -- Ultimate responsibility -- The poison patriarch -- Epilogue.
Summary, etc.:
Presents new a assessment of what happened in Dealey Plaza fifty years ago and asks why President Kennedy was murdered in 1963 instead of his Attorney General brother.
Subject: Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald), 1917-1963 > Assassination.
Kennedy, Joseph P. (Joseph Patrick), 1888-1969
Ruby, Jack > Trials, litigation, etc.

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