Days of Decision: Kennedy and the Cuban Missile Crisis

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Published: September 2013
For Ages: Secondary
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Author: Andrew Langley

Product Category: Politics, Philosophy & Social / PPS: Political & Social Issues

Series: Days of Decision
Published By: Raintree
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Published: 01-Sep-2013
Format: Hardback, 64 pages
RRP: $34.99
ISBN: 9781406261516
Lexile Level: 1130L
Interest Level: 11-16
Reading Level: 12-13
How did John F. Kennedy protect his country from a nuclear threat and avoid the outbreak of a new world war? What choices did he have, what support and advice did he receive, and how did his decisions affect history and his legacy? This book looks at a momentous event from the Cold War, showing how one of the world's most charismatic leaders chose to follow a brave course of action.

Australian Curriculum:
Australian Curriculum Correlation:
  • World history 1918 to present