A Cruel and Shocking Act

A Cruel and Shocking Act

The Secret History of the Kennedy Assassination

Audiobook CD - 2013
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A groundbreaking, explosive account of the Kennedy assassination that will rewrite the history of the twentieth century's most controversial murder investigation. Based on hundreds of interviews and unprecedented access to the surviving commission staffers and many other key players, Philip Shenon's authoritative, scrupulously researched book will forever change the way people think about the Kennedy assassination and about the deeply flawed investigation that followed.
Publisher: [New York] : Macmillan Audio, [2013]
Edition: Unabridged
ISBN: 9781427229168
1427229163
Branch Call Number: 364.1524 Sh459c 2013 CD
Characteristics: 19 sound discs (23 hr.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in
Additional Contributors: Petkoff, Robert

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Aug 11, 2017

// A groundbreaking, explosive account of the Kennedy assassination . . . \\
Who writes this drivel?????
Publishers Weekly says: // The result is likely to frustrate both those who are adamant that a conspiracy was behind the killing, and those convinced that the Warren Commission got everything right. \\
Gee whiz, could it conceivably aggravate any and all - - sane people that is with an IQ in the three-digit range - - who ACTUALLY READ the report?!?!?!?!
Shenon appeared the other day on NPR's Fresh Air - - and to suggest it was an utter travesty, a picture-perfect display of pure disinformation, is a grand understatement! Never any mention of CIA Document #632-796, dated 4/01/64 titled: Jean Souetre's Expulsion from the US - - which explained that hours after President Kennedy was murdered in Dallas, INS agent Virgil Bailey was dispatched to pick up Jean Souetre at a Dallas jail for deportation - - that was Jean Rene Souetre, international assassin and escaped convict, wanted by France for treason, sedition and an assassination attempt on the life of President Charles deGaulle. So old Virgil, the exemplar of the government worker, puts Souetre on a requisitioned military plane for a flight back to Spain or Portugal. Why would anyone possibly be suspicious of an international assassin in Dallas, TX a few hours after the president of the United States of America has just been murdered???????
No mention of the extraordinary connections between then members of the CIA/FBI/Secret Service [the FBI's Dallas Special-Agent-in-Charge, Shanklin and the CIA's J. Walton Moore, based in Dallas, and the soon-to-be FBI assistant director, Cartha Deloach, and the CIA's Italy station chief - - William Harvey - - who would travel to Dallas three weeks before the assassination and meet with fired CIA director Allen Dulles, and Guy Banister, the CIA's paymaster in New Orleans, all worked in the same FBI/SIS [Special Intelligence Service] unit during WWII in Central and South America ||||| while the Deputy Chief of the Secret Service, Paul Paterni, served in the OSS during WWII with future CIA Counterintelligence chief, James Jesus Angleton and his assistant, James Rocca.
And that FBI/SIS bunch reported to the Coordinator of Inter-American Affairs, Nelson Rockefeller, whose administrator was George deMohrenschildt.
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