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Kennedy Tapes Inside the White House During the Cuban Missile Crisis

ISBN-10: 0393322599

ISBN-13: 9780393322590

Edition: 2002

Authors: Philip D. Zelikow, Ernest R. May, Ernest May

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This text presents the events of the Cuban Missile Crisis as they unfold in the actual words of President John F. Kennedy and his top advisors.
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List price: $21.95
Copyright year: 2002
Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company, Incorporated
Publication date: 3/17/2002
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 320
Size: 6.00" wide x 9.50" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 1.782
Language: English

Philip D. Zelikow is former Director of the Miller Center of Public Affairs and White Burkett Miller Professor of History at the University of Virginia and is currently serving as counselor of the State Department. Zelikow recently served as the Executive Director of the National Commission on Terrorist Attacks Upon the United States, better known as the "9/11 Commission." Zelikow is co-author, with Ernest R. May, of The Kennedy Tapes: Inside the White House During the Cuban Missile Crisis.

Ernest R. May is Charles Warren Professor of American History at Harvard University. He is co-author, with Philip D. Zelikow, of The Kennedy Tapes: Inside the White House During the Cuban Missile Crisis.

Preface to the Concise Edition
A Note on Sources
Introduction
Tuesday, September 4, 1962
12:35 P.M. - Meeting on Soviet Arms Shipments to Cuba
4:00 P.M. - Drafting Meeting on the Press Statement
5:00 P.M. - Meeting with Congressional Leadership
5:55 P.M. - Meeting on the Congressional Resolution
Saturday, September 29, 1962
11:00 A.M. - Meeting on the Soviet Union
Tuesday, October 16, 1962
11:50 A.M. - Meeting on the Cuban Missile Crisis
6:30 P.M. - Meeting on the Cuban Missile Crisis
Thursday, October 18, 1962
11:10 A.M. - Meeting on the Cuban Missile Crisis
Near Midnight. Kennedy Summarizes a Late-Night Meeting
Friday, October 19, 1962
9:45 A.M. - Meeting with the Joint Chiefs of Staff
Saturday, October 20, 1962
2:30 P.M. - National Security Council Meeting
Monday, October 22, 1962
10:40 A.M. - Conversation with Dwight Eisenhower
11:00 A.M. - Meeting on Diplomatic Plans
11:47 A.M. - Meeting of Berlin Group
3:00 P.M. - National Security Council Meeting
5:30 P.M. - Meeting with the Congressional Leadership
Tuesday, October 23, 1962
10:00 A.M. - Executive Committee Meeting of the National Security Council
12:25 P.M. - Conversation with Lucius Clay
3:52 P.M. - Conversation with Roswell Gilpatric
6:00 P.M. - Executive Committee Meeting of the National Security Council
7:10 P.M. - Discussion between President Kennedy and Robert Kennedy
Wednesday, October 24, 1962
10:00 A.M. - Executive Committee Meeting of the National Security Council
5:05 P.M. - Meetings with Staff and Congressional Leadership
Thursday, October 25, 1962
10:00 A.M. - Executive Committee Meeting of the National Security Council
5:25 P.M. - Executive Committee Meeting of the National Security Council
Friday, October 26, 1962
10:10 A.M. - Executive Committee Meeting of the National Security Council
12:00 P.M. - Meeting with Intelligence Officials
4:30 P.M. - Conversation with Dean Rusk
7:31 P.M. - Conversation with Lincoln White
Saturday, October 27, 1962
10:05 A.M. - Executive Committee Meeting of the National Security Council
4:00 P.M. - Executive Committee Meeting of the National Security Council
9:00 P.M. - Executive Committee Meeting of the National Security Council
Sunday, October 28, 1962
11:05 A.M. - Executive Committee Meeting of the National Security Council
12:08 P.M. - Conversations with Dwight Eisenhower, Harry Truman, and Herbert Hoover
Conclusion
Notes
Index