Harold and Jack : the remarkable friendship of prime minister Macmillan and President Kennedy / Christopher Sandford.

Author
Sandford, Christopher, 1956- [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
Amherst, New York : Prometheus Books, 2014.
Description
332 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm

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Summary note
Documents the unlikely friendship between the British Prime Minister and the thirty-fifth President, tracing their collaborative efforts during the Bay of Pigs, the construction of the Berlin Wall, and the Cuban Missile Crisis.
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references (pages 319-321) and index.
Contents
Mending fences -- Ancient and modern -- Operation rose -- Special relationships -- "The problems which now confront us are really terrifying" -- Avoiding the rogue elephant -- To the brink -- Family feud -- The men who saved the world -- Aftermath.
ISBN
  • 9781616149352 (hbk.)
  • 1616149353 (hbk.)
LCCN
2014009989
OCLC
881386530
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