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Author Waldron, Lamar, 1954-
Title The hidden history of the JFK assassination : the definitive account of the most controversial crime of the twentieth century / Lamar Waldron.
Published Berkeley, CA : Counterpoint Press, [2013]
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 Floor2  E842.9 .W274 2013    IN LIBRARY
Description 519 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm
Content Type text
Format volume
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 499-506) and index.
Contents Evidence of conspiracy -- "Single bullet theory" demolished and a new look at Oswald -- A Mafia godfather confesses -- Carlos Marcello's rise to power -- Marcello, Cuba, and Jack Ruby -- CIA vs. Castro, and the Kennedys vs. Carlos Marcello -- Marcello and Trafficante: planning JFK's murder -- Marcello meets with Ruby and Oswald -- Marcello and Trafficante infiltrate JFK's secret Cuba plan -- Plans to assassinate Fidel Castro and President Kennedy -- Oswald in New Orleans, Dallas, and Mexico City -- Carlos Marcello and the hit men for JFK's murder -- Targeting JFK in Chicago and Tampa in November 1963 -- JFK is assassinated in Dallas -- Officer Trippet is killed and problems arise for Marcello -- Another Mafia murder in Dallis -- Secret investigations and getting away with murder -- Mafia murders, confessions, and a million files still secret.
Summary Waldron uses long-buried files and exclusive information not available to congressional investigators to explain how godfathers Santo Trafficante and Carlos Marcello committed-- and got away with-- the crime of the 20th century.
Subject Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald), 1917-1963 -- Assassination.
Mafia -- United States.
Conspiracies -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
ISBN 1619022265 hardback alkaline paper
9781619022263 hardback alkaline paper
OCLC number 857717806