As the new world triumphed over the old, and youthful vigour replaced privilege and prejudice, Jack Kennedy was the hero who led the way. Yet he was a hero with a tragic flaw - a compulsion to promiscuity. This biography shows how the young Jack's psyche became warped by his parents' personalities.
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"Nigel Hamilton's story, told with great intelligence and sympathy, is of how Jack came to terms with his inheritance and frightful upbringing." - "Daily Telegraph""The definitive life of JFK...shows us, better than ever before, how the ambitious playboy began his transformation into the charismatic President." - "Mail on Sunday"About the Author:
Nigel Hamilton is the author of "Monty," a three-volume official life of Field Marshal Montgomery which won the Whitbread Award and the Templer medal. He is currently working on the second and final volume of "JFK: Life and Death of an American President."
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