By Richard M., Jr. Filipink
This booklet lines the interactions among Eisenhower and his successors from the pre-inaugural conferences with John F. Kennedy, their direct contacts on Cuba, using intermediaries comparable to John McCone and common Andrew Goodpaster, and the consistent touch initiated via Lyndon B. Johnson. via those direct and oblique contacts, Eisenhower restricted the alternatives on hand to Kennedy and Johnson and formed the politics and rules of the USA until eventually the ultimate months of his life.
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