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Why England Slept

By Kennedy, John F

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Why England Slept is the published version of a thesis written by John F. Kennedy while in his senior year at Harvard College. Its title was an allusion to Winston Churchill's 1938 book While England Slept, which also examined the buildup of German power.

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  • 9780313228742: Hardcover. Greenwood Press Reprint Troy, Missouri, U.s.a. 1981

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BOSTON, MA: HOUGHTON, MIFFLIN & CO., 1891. FIRST EDITION(TWELFTH THOUSAND). HARDCOVER. VG.

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Why England Slept

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very good, fair to good Wilfred Funk, Inc. New York 1961 Reprint 252, appendix, bibliography, DJ soiled, DJ edges worn and small tears/chips The original edition was published in 1940; this edition contains a new foreword by Henry R. Luce. John F. Kennedy originally wrote this book as his senior thesis at Harvard. He explores the short-term weaknesses of a democratic and capitalistic system, facing a totalitarian power, under the requirements of modern warfare.

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good, fair to good Wilfred Funk, Inc. New York 1961 Reprint 252, appendix, bibliography, foxing to fore-edge, DJ soiled, DJ edges worn and small tears, DJ in plastic sleeve The original edition was published in 1940; this edition contains a new foreword by Henry R. Luce. John F. Kennedy originally wrote this book as his senior thesis at Harvard. He explores the short-term weaknesses of a democratic and capitalistic system, facing a totalitarian power, under the requirements of modern warfare.

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ABC-Clio, Incorporated , 1981. hardcover. New. pp. 252 Written by John F. Kennedy in 1940 when he was still in college and reprinted in 1961 when he was president, this book is an appraisal of the tragic events of the thirties that led to World War II. It is an account of England's unpreparedness for war and a study of the shortcomings of democracy when confronted by the menace of totalitarianism.

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Hardcover. New. Hardcover. Written by John F. Kennedy in 1940 when he was still in college and reprinted in 1961 when he was president, this book is an appraisal of the tragic events of the thirties that led to World War II. It is an account of Englands unpreparedness for war and a study of the shortcomings of democracy when confronted by the menace of totalitarianism. This item ships from multiple locations. Your book may arrive from Roseburg,OR, La Vergne,TN, Momence,IL, Commerce,GA.

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HC, ex-library. First Ed., Stated Sixth Printing, Oct. 1940. G. No dj. Original red cloth binding. Corners & spine ends bumped & frayed. Hinges weak, but intact. Pages tanned, with light soiling. Pages firmly bound. Deckle edges.

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New York: Wilfred Funk, 1949. First Edition, First Printing . Hardcover. Very Good Plus/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. No statement of printing on copyright page, presumed first printing, first edition, book plate of Blance and Bernie Zients front paste down, a Bernard Zients was a former president of Gimblels, text tight, hint of faint, light tonimg text pages, but the pages are otherwise unmarked, fading edges, few clear, light rub marks, barely visible rear cover, small light crese left side upper spine.

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New York: Wilfred Funk, Inc, 1940. First edition. 8vo. xx, 252 pp. Publisher's rose cloth. Spine faded, light wear to spine ends . The first edition of John F. Kennedy's first book, inscribed to Arthur Krock: "To Mr. Krock. Who Baptized, Christened, and was Best Man for this book - with my sincere thanks, Jack Kennedy." Arthur Krock (1886-1974), the "Dean of Washington Newsmen," was Washington correspondent and bureau chief for the New York Times and wrote the "In the Nation" column. He was a close friend and political ally of Joe Kennedy and his children. He advised John F. Kennedy with the revisions of his 1939 senior honors paper, "Appeasement in Munich," in preparation for its publication the following year. It was Krock who suggested the new title, Why England Slept, a response to Churchill's While England Slept. Krock would continue to advise the young Kennedy, who thanked him In the Preface to Profiles in Courage. Ted Kennedy wrote admiringly of Krock in his tribute volume to his father: "Mr. Krock has long been one of the most respected newsmen and columnists in Washington. He was won two Pulitzer Prizes for his work. He met Dad [Joseph Kennedy] during the New Deal years and won his deep admiration. Mr. Krock advised President Kennedy in the writing of his first book, Why England Slept, and has been a source of valued help to my brothers and myself" (Edward Kennedy, The Fruitful Bough: A Tribute to Joseph P. Kennedy, p. 112). [With:] As We Remember Joe. Edited by John F. Kennedy. Privately Printed: Cambridge, Mass, 1945. First edition, second issue. Original burgundy cloth. Fine copy. Inscribed, "For Martha and Arthur Krock, Bob Kennedy. Christmas 1965." Krock contributed a short reminiscence of Joe Kennedy from the 1940 Democratic National Convention, pp. 39-41. KENNEDY, Robert F. The Enemy Within. Harper & Brothers: New York, 1960. First edition. Publisher's cloth. Spine faded. Inscribed, "To Arthur Krock, With the thanks and admiration of his friend, Bob Kennedy." Krock wrote the foreword to The Enemy Within. The Fruitful Bough: A Tribute to Joseph P. Kennedy. Collected by Edward M. Kennedy. Privately Printed, 1965. Original blue cloth. Some scuffing to front cover. Inscribed, "To Arthur Krock, Who helped make The Fruitful Bough possible. With appreciation. Ted Kennedy. Sept 6 1965." With carbon of typescript of Krock's contribution to the volume as submitted for editing

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New York: Wilfred Funk, Inc.,, 1940. Octavo. Original red boards, titles to spine and lion design to upper board in white and blue, top edge dyed blue. With the dust jacket. Only minor loss of size to edges, endpapers partially tanned. A bright, fresh copy in the jacket that is only lightly rubbed with a few minor nicks. First edition, first printing. From the library of Senator Ted Kennedy, with his ownership signature to the front pastedown. A beautiful copy, certainly the nicest we have handled. Ted Kennedy (1932–2009) was the younger brother of John F. and Robert Kennedy, a senior member of the Democratic party, and one of the longest-serving senators in US history. A fantastic association.

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WHY ENGLAND SLEPT

Kennedy, John F

New York:: Wilfred Funk, Inc.,. 1940. First edition. The regularly published version of a thesis written by Kennedy while in his senior year at Harvard College. Its title is an allusion to Winston Churchill's 1938 book WHILE ENGLAND SLEPT which, like this work, examines the buildup of German power. Kennedy's work is notable for its uncommon stance of not castigating the appeasement policy of the British government at the time, instead suggesting that an earlier confrontation between the United Kingdom and Nazi Germany could well have been more disastrous in the long run. Top front corner a little bumped, otherwise very good or better in a very good, price-clipped dust jacket with general light edge wear and small chips to corners and spine ends. Altogether an attractive copy in the scarce dust jacket. Housed in a specially made clamshell box with leather spine, raised spine bands, and British-flag, front board design of red-and-blue matching that of the book's jacket.

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New York: Wilfred Funk Inc. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Fine. FIRST EDITION, beautifully bound, of Kennedy's first book, originally written as his senior thesis at Harvard and conceived as a follow-up to Churchill's 1938 book, While England Slept. New York: Wilfred Funk, Inc., 1940. Octavo, recent full morocco gilt. A fine copy.

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Norwalk, CT: Easton Press, 1992. Hardcover. Very Good. Size=6.5"x9. (full book description) Easton Press, Norwalk, CT, 1992. VG+, Hard Cover, DJ Not Issued. Size=6.5"x9", 252pgs. Black leather binding with 4 raised spine ribs, 2 red leather spine labels, gold stamped lettering & designs on spine & front cover, light blue moire silk endpapers, all around page end gold gilt & attached cloth page marker, owner name embossment on Half Title Page, Easton Press bookplate with owner name across from Title Page, small ink date stamp (2) inside rear endpaper, o.w. clean, bright & tight. Rest of book Like New. 99% OF OUR BOOKS ARE SHIPPED IN CUSTOM BOXES, WE ALWAYS PACK WITH GREAT CARE!

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Norwalk, Connecticut: Easton Press. 1992. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. Fine, Leather Bound, Accented in 22kt gold. Printed on archival paper with gilded edges. The endsheets are of moire fabric with a silk ribbon page marker. Smyth sewing and concealed muslin joints. This book is in full leather with hubbed spines. A pristine volume.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .

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Wilford Funk, New York. Hardcover. the book is in red cloth with blue and white stamping and a dark blue top page color. The spine is almost imperceptably darkened. It is worn very little with no places worn through the main wear points being at the top and bottom of the spine which are rounded and beginning to show signs of wear. The book has been handled and read. The book is clean throughout with no marks of any kind though, if you hold the book in the light just right, areas might appear slightly different, perhaps finger prints. There are no bumped corners. . Very Good. 1940. First Edition, First Printing.

  • Published: 1940
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New York: Wilfred Funk. 1940. First. First edition. Contemporary gift inscription, and a couple of very modest smudges on the boards, about fine lacking the dustwrapper. Future president's first book. .

  • Published: 1940
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The Easton Press. As New with no dust jacket. 1992. Full-Leather. As New full leather edition, still in the original shrinkwrap. No names or bookplates. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 252 pages .

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Norwalk CT:: Easton Press,, 1992. Fine. A Fine hardback Collector's Edition in full blue leather binding with raised bands spine, gilt lettering on red leather title label, gilt lettering front cover, gilt decoration spine and covers, all edges gilt, silk moire endpapers, silk ribbon bookmark. 8vo. xxviii, 252 pp.

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The Easton Press. New with no dust jacket. 1992. Full Leather. New full leather hardcover edition, still in the original shrinkwrap. No names or bookplates. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .

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The Easton Press. Fine+ with no dust jacket. 1992. Full Leather. Fine+ full leather edition, no names or bookplates. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 252 pages .

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New York: Wilfred Funk, 1949. First Edition, First Printing . Hardcover. Very Good Plus/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. No statement of printing on copyright page, presumed first printing, first edition, book plate of Blance and Bernie Zients front paste down, a Bernard Zients was a former president of Gimblels, text tight, hint of faint, light tonimg text pages, but the pages are otherwise unmarked, fading edges, few clear, light rub marks, barely visible rear cover, small light crese left side upper spine.

  • Published: 1949
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The Easton Press. New with no dust jacket. 1992. Full Leather. New full leather edition, still in the original shrinkwrap. No names or bookplates. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 252 pages .

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HC, ex-library. First Ed., Stated Sixth Printing, Oct. 1940. G. No dj. Original red cloth binding. Corners & spine ends bumped & frayed. Hinges weak, but intact. Pages tanned, with light soiling. Pages firmly bound. Deckle edges.

  • Published: 1940
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Hardcover. New. Hardcover. Written by John F. Kennedy in 1940 when he was still in college and reprinted in 1961 when he was president, this book is an appraisal of the tragic events of the thirties that led to World War II. It is an account of Englands unpreparedness for war and a study of the shortcomings of democracy when confronted by the menace of totalitarianism. This item ships from multiple locations. Your book may arrive from Roseburg,OR, La Vergne,TN, Momence,IL, Commerce,GA.

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Kennedy, John F

New York: Wilfred Funk, Inc, 1940. First edition. 8vo. xx, 252 pp. Publisher's rose cloth. Spine faded, light wear to spine ends . The first edition of John F. Kennedy's first book, inscribed to Arthur Krock: "To Mr. Krock. Who Baptized, Christened, and was Best Man for this book - with my sincere thanks, Jack Kennedy." Arthur Krock (1886-1974), the "Dean of Washington Newsmen," was Washington correspondent and bureau chief for the New York Times and wrote the "In the Nation" column. He was a close friend and political ally of Joe Kennedy and his children. He advised John F. Kennedy with the revisions of his 1939 senior honors paper, "Appeasement in Munich," in preparation for its publication the following year. It was Krock who suggested the new title, Why England Slept, a response to Churchill's While England Slept. Krock would continue to advise the young Kennedy, who thanked him In the Preface to Profiles in Courage. Ted Kennedy wrote admiringly of Krock in his tribute volume to his father: "Mr. Krock has long been one of the most respected newsmen and columnists in Washington. He was won two Pulitzer Prizes for his work. He met Dad [Joseph Kennedy] during the New Deal years and won his deep admiration. Mr. Krock advised President Kennedy in the writing of his first book, Why England Slept, and has been a source of valued help to my brothers and myself" (Edward Kennedy, The Fruitful Bough: A Tribute to Joseph P. Kennedy, p. 112). [With:] As We Remember Joe. Edited by John F. Kennedy. Privately Printed: Cambridge, Mass, 1945. First edition, second issue. Original burgundy cloth. Fine copy. Inscribed, "For Martha and Arthur Krock, Bob Kennedy. Christmas 1965." Krock contributed a short reminiscence of Joe Kennedy from the 1940 Democratic National Convention, pp. 39-41. KENNEDY, Robert F. The Enemy Within. Harper & Brothers: New York, 1960. First edition. Publisher's cloth. Spine faded. Inscribed, "To Arthur Krock, With the thanks and admiration of his friend, Bob Kennedy." Krock wrote the foreword to The Enemy Within. The Fruitful Bough: A Tribute to Joseph P. Kennedy. Collected by Edward M. Kennedy. Privately Printed, 1965. Original blue cloth. Some scuffing to front cover. Inscribed, "To Arthur Krock, Who helped make The Fruitful Bough possible. With appreciation. Ted Kennedy. Sept 6 1965." With carbon of typescript of Krock's contribution to the volume as submitted for editing

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Why England Slept

Kennedy, John F

New York: Wilfred Funk, Inc, 1940. First edition. 8vo. xx, 252 pp. Publisher's rose cloth. Spine faded, light wear to spine ends . The first edition of John F. Kennedy's first book, inscribed to Arthur Krock: "To Mr. Krock. Who Baptized, Christened, and was Best Man for this book - with my sincere thanks, Jack Kennedy." Arthur Krock (1886-1974), the "Dean of Washington Newsmen," was Washington correspondent and bureau chief for the New York Times and wrote the "In the Nation" column. He was a close friend and political ally of Joe Kennedy and his children. He advised John F. Kennedy with the revisions of his 1939 senior honors paper, "Appeasement in Munich," in preparation for its publication the following year. It was Krock who suggested the new title, Why England Slept, a response to Churchill's While England Slept. Krock would continue to advise the young Kennedy, who thanked him In the Preface to Profiles in Courage. Ted Kennedy wrote admiringly of Krock in his tribute volume to his father: "Mr. Krock has long been one of the most respected newsmen and columnists in Washington. He was won two Pulitzer Prizes for his work. He met Dad [Joseph Kennedy] during the New Deal years and won his deep admiration. Mr. Krock advised President Kennedy in the writing of his first book, Why England Slept, and has been a source of valued help to my brothers and myself" (Edward Kennedy, The Fruitful Bough: A Tribute to Joseph P. Kennedy, p. 112). [With:] As We Remember Joe. Edited by John F. Kennedy. Privately Printed: Cambridge, Mass, 1945. First edition, second issue. Original burgundy cloth. Fine copy. Inscribed, "For Martha and Arthur Krock, Bob Kennedy. Christmas 1965." Krock contributed a short reminiscence of Joe Kennedy from the 1940 Democratic National Convention, pp. 39-41. KENNEDY, Robert F. The Enemy Within. Harper & Brothers: New York, 1960. First edition. Publisher's cloth. Spine faded. Inscribed, "To Arthur Krock, With the thanks and admiration of his friend, Bob Kennedy." Krock wrote the foreword to The Enemy Within. The Fruitful Bough: A Tribute to Joseph P. Kennedy. Collected by Edward M. Kennedy. Privately Printed, 1965. Original blue cloth. Some scuffing to front cover. Inscribed, "To Arthur Krock, Who helped make The Fruitful Bough possible. With appreciation. Ted Kennedy. Sept 6 1965." With carbon of typescript of Krock's contribution to the volume as submitted for editing

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New York: Wilfred Funk, Inc.,, 1940. Octavo. Original red boards, titles to spine and lion design to upper board in white and blue, top edge dyed blue. With the dust jacket. Only minor loss of size to edges, endpapers partially tanned. A bright, fresh copy in the jacket that is only lightly rubbed with a few minor nicks. First edition, first printing. From the library of Senator Ted Kennedy, with his ownership signature to the front pastedown. A beautiful copy, certainly the nicest we have handled. Ted Kennedy (1932–2009) was the younger brother of John F. and Robert Kennedy, a senior member of the Democratic party, and one of the longest-serving senators in US history. A fantastic association.

  • Published: 1940
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WHY ENGLAND SLEPT

Kennedy, John F

New York:: Wilfred Funk, Inc.,. 1940. First edition. The regularly published version of a thesis written by Kennedy while in his senior year at Harvard College. Its title is an allusion to Winston Churchill's 1938 book WHILE ENGLAND SLEPT which, like this work, examines the buildup of German power. Kennedy's work is notable for its uncommon stance of not castigating the appeasement policy of the British government at the time, instead suggesting that an earlier confrontation between the United Kingdom and Nazi Germany could well have been more disastrous in the long run. Top front corner a little bumped, otherwise very good or better in a very good, price-clipped dust jacket with general light edge wear and small chips to corners and spine ends. Altogether an attractive copy in the scarce dust jacket. Housed in a specially made clamshell box with leather spine, raised spine bands, and British-flag, front board design of red-and-blue matching that of the book's jacket.

  • Published: 1940.
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Why England Slept

Kennedy, John F

New York: Wilfred Funk Inc. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Fine. FIRST EDITION, beautifully bound, of Kennedy's first book, originally written as his senior thesis at Harvard and conceived as a follow-up to Churchill's 1938 book, While England Slept. New York: Wilfred Funk, Inc., 1940. Octavo, recent full morocco gilt. A fine copy.

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