The Resource A farewell to justice : Jim Garrison, JFK's assassination, and the case that should have changed history, Joan Mellen, (ebook)

A farewell to justice : Jim Garrison, JFK's assassination, and the case that should have changed history, Joan Mellen, (ebook)

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A farewell to justice : Jim Garrison, JFK's assassination, and the case that should have changed history
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A farewell to justice
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Jim Garrison, JFK's assassination, and the case that should have changed history
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Joan Mellen
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eng
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Working with thousands of previously unreleased documents and drawing on more than one thousand interviews, with many witnesses speaking out for the first time, Joan Mellen revisits the investigation of New Orleans district attorney Jim Garrison, the only public official to have indicted, in 1969, a suspect in President John F. Kennedy's murder. Garrison began by exposing the contradictions in the Warren Report, which concluded that Lee Harvey Oswald was an unstable pro-Castro Marxist who acted alone in killing Kennedy. A Farewell to Justice reveals that Oswald, no Marxist, was in fact working with both the FBI and the CIA, as well as with US Customs, and that the attempts to sabotage Garrison's investigation reached the highest levels of the US government. Garrison's suspects included CIA-sponsored soldiers of fortune enlisted in assassination attempts against Fidel Castro, an anti-Castro Cuban asset, and a young runner for the conspirators, interviewed here for the first time by the author. Building upon Garrison's effort, Mellen uncovers decisive new evidence and clearly establishes the intelligence agencies' roles in both a president's assassination and its cover-up. In this revised edition, to be published in time for the fiftieth anniversary of the president's assassination, the author reveals new sources and recently uncovered documents confirming in greater detail just how involved the CIA was in the events of November 22, 1963. More than one hundred new pages add critical evidence and information into one of the most significant events in human history
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Midwest
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Mellen, Joan
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973.922
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non fiction
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dictionaries
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  • Kennedy, John F.
  • Garrison, Jim
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adult
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A farewell to justice : Jim Garrison, JFK's assassination, and the case that should have changed history, Joan Mellen, (ebook)
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1 online resource
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9781628734669
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(electronic bk.)
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MWT12266945
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12266945
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A farewell to justice : Jim Garrison, JFK's assassination, and the case that should have changed history, Joan Mellen, (ebook)
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Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
online resource
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cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
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multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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unknown
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1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781628734669
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Publisher number
MWT12266945
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
12266945
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MWT12266945
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Mode of access: World Wide Web

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