JFK in Memory: Revisiting the 35th President in Time for the Centennial of His Birth

A useful compendium and reference tool for anyone interested in learning more about Kennedy’s presidency; Levingston’s bracing dual biography adds an upbeat, humanistic flavor to the intersecting lives of his subjects; a lively, well-researched book for fans of the film Jackie and TV’s The Crown

Nonfiction on Study Skills, Healthy Baking, JFK & Masculinity | Xpress Reviews

An unsuccessful attempt to organize study skills; Hertzberg revises his advice on bread-making; those looking for period studies related to American culture during the 1950s and 1960s should find Watts’s title intriguing

Xpress Reviews: Nonfiction | First Look at New Books, November 8, 2013

Drinking in the French Quarter, speaking, again, with Susan Sontag, The Paris Gourmet, Polish author Hłasko, an important African American figure, 1001 movies to see, a passionate work about community activism, End of Days on Kennedy, only for Rihanna fans

John F. Kennedy (1917-63)

A roundup of 14 recent titles (including two novels) commemorates the 50th anniversary of the assassination of President John F. Kennedy.

Cuban Missile Crisis Reviews, Sept. 1, 2012

Reviews of David G. Coleman’s The Fourteenth Day and Sheldon M. Stern’s The Cuban Missile Crisis in American Memory.