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Not in Your Lifetime: The Defining Book on the J.F.K. Assassination

by Anthony Summers

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This is an exhaustive look at the JFK assassination. Summers covers the events on that fateful day in Dallas in great detail. He also gives a thorough account of who Lee Oswald was and who he may have involved himself with. This book is long. It is detailed. It is well written, but it is as exhausting as it is exhaustive. Maybe it is the subject matter that wore me out so, but I could not bring myself to finish the last few chapters.

If you have any interest in the JFK assassination, especially conspiracy aspects of it, you will benefit from this book. Be aware, it is a mountain of information about a tragic and creepy event in U.S. history. ( )
  joshrskinner | Jul 30, 2014 |
A very good book but not as comprehensive as Jim Marrs "Crossfire". Very invloved, complex detailing means one has to concentrate. Good explanations of some recent developments & discoveries about the case. Good but not a work of completeness. No overall summary lets it down, I feel, as well as a lack of a descriptive "what if" scenario. Worth a look for those with an interest in the case though. ( )
  aadyer | Dec 5, 2013 |
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'It might not be in your lifetime', said the Chief Justice of the United States when asked whether the files on the assassination of President Kennedy would be made public. If the President was killed by a lone gunman, as the first official enquiry claimed, why can we still not see all relevant records? Fifty years on and the murder of the century remains unsolved. Drawing on thirty years of investigation, Anthony Summers examines the case in compelling, forensic detail. He analyses the evidence for Oswald's guilt, the Mafia connection, and the links to Cuba and reveals, for the first time, a plausible admission of involvement. This updated edition of Not in Your Lifetime is the most definitive account of one of the most intractable mystery mysteries of our time.… (more)

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