Counselor A Life at the Edge of History

ISBN-10: 0060798718
ISBN-13: 9780060798710
Authors: Ted Sorensen
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In this gripping memoir, John F. Kennedy's closest advisor recounts in full for the first time his experience counseling Kennedy through the most dramatic moments in American history. Sorensen returns to January 1953, when he and the freshman senator from Massachusetts began their extraordinary professional and personal relationship. Rising from legislative assistant to speechwriter and advisor, the young lawyer from Nebraska worked closely with JFK on his most important speeches, as well as his book Profiles in Courage. Sorensen encouraged the junior senator's political ambitions-from a failed bid for the vice presidential nomination in 1956 to the successful presidential campaign in 1960,…    

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Binding: Hardcover Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers Number of pages: 576 Dimensions: 6.00" wide x 9.00" long x 2.94" tall Weight: 1.980 lbs. Language: English