October 15, 2013
October 15, 2013
On the 50th anniversary of JFK's assassination, the influential news magazine chronicles the tragic events of that day, including all 486 frames of the Zapruder film and a full reprint of the original issue from 1963. 80,000 first printing.
All of that is revisited in this commemorative book, including:· All 486 frames of the Zapruder film in print for the first time· An essay by Richard B. Stolley on how he exclusively obtained the iconic film for LIFE· An essay by Abraham Zapruder's granddaughter, Alexandra, who writes for the first time about how the film affected her family over the generations· Personal stories about where they were when they heard the news from Barbra Streisand, Maya Angelou, Jimmy Carter, Tony Bennett, Willie Mays, Sergei Khrushchev, James Earl Jones, John Boehner, Tom Brokaw, Mikhail Baryshnikov, Alec Baldwin, Bill O'Reilly, Dan Rather and many more· Rarely seen photos from the TIME/LIFE archive of Allan Grant's photo essay of the Oswald family on the night of the assassination· A foreword featuring a conversation with historian David McCullough· A full reprint of LIFE's 1963 issue covering the tragic events in Dallas· LIFE's Theodore H. White's famous "Camelot" interview with Jackie (which she gave shortly after the assassination), as well as the story behind the interview and the words that never ran· A new essay on 50 years of conspiracy theories by J.I. Baker, author of The Empty GlassThe Kennedys: A LIFE story for more than 50 years, and still today.
Genre: Biography + Autobiography
Sub-Genre: Presidents + Heads of State, Political
- Genre: Biography + Autobiography
- Subgenre: Political, Presidents + Heads of State
- Language: English
- Author: Life Magazine
- Online Item #: 14795864
- Store Item Number (DPCI): 247-08-3464
- ISBN: 9781618930743
- Made in the USA or Imported