These Few Precious Days The final year of Jack with Jackie
Glamour, power, sex, money. The makings of an iconic love story – or a doomed passion?
Bestselling biographer Christopher Andersen casts aside the rumours, the speculation and the conspiracy theories, and takes us on an intimate journey into the heart of the Kennedys’ marriage.
With consummate skill, Andersen uncovers startling new facts about their affairs – hers as well as his – with the famous, the notorious and the anonymous; he reveals alarming information about the First Couple’s shared dependence on amphetamines and the White House’s battle to keep their secret; and he unearths fresh details about the assassination and its aftermath, including Jackie’s bout with suicidal depression.
Extraordinary in its scope, powerful in its insights, These Few Precious Days paints an unsparing yet sympathetic and touching portrait of Mr and Mrs JFK in their final year together. This is the ultimate presidential love story in all its frustrating, complicated, bittersweet glory.
An elegantly written biography.The Good Book Guide
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- ISBN: 9781849546744
- 4 November 2013