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John F Kennedy & the Historians (2nd Ed)
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John F. Kennedy and the Historians (2nd Edition)
Peter Bastian, HTANSW, 2004
Paperback, 123 pp.


Dr Peter Bastian's John F. Kennedy and the Historians will be particularly welcomed by NSW History Extension students who are doing the Kennedy Case Study. At the same time, this book is a valuable general history which contains detailed chapters on topics relevant to the Cold War, Conflict in Indochina and some of the Depth Studies undertaken in Year 11.


Chapter 1: John F. Kennedy: The Man, they Myth and Historians
Chapter 2: John F. Kennedy: The Public and Private Man
Chapter 3: Kennedy and the New Frontier: Domestic Reform
Chapter 4: Kennedy and Krushchev
Chapter 5: Kennedy and Cuba
Chapter 6: Kennedy and Indochina
Chapter 7: The Assasination


Peter Bastian is Associate Professor of History at the Australian Catholic University, Mount St Mary, Sydney. He has also been a Senior Marker of the NSW Modern History Higher School Certificate Exam, Chair of the Modern History HSC Examination Committee and a member of the History Extension HSC Examination Committee. Peter is a regular contributor to Teaching History, the journal of the History Teachers' Association of NSW. HTA NSW has also published his concise history of the Cold War, Bearing Any Burden: The Cold War Years 1945-1991.


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