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WHY ENGLAND SLEPT

by Kennedy, John F

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Wilfred Funk, New York, 1961, 1961. Octavo, hardcover, fine in near fine white dj. Clean, unmarked. 252 pp. Introduction by Henry R. Luce. JFK's Harvard thesis as it was adroitly first published in 1940 through connections of his father, Joseph P. Kennedy who was serving as Ambassador to Great Britain at the time. This is a fne copy of the 1961 edition. . Hardcover. Collectible, Fine/Near Fine.

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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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Bookseller Inventory #
66193
Title
WHY ENGLAND SLEPT
Author
Kennedy, John F
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Collectible, Fine
Jacket condition
Near Fine
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Wilfred Funk, New York, 1961
Date published
1961

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