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A Very Private Woman: The Life and Unsolved Murder of Presidential Mistress Mary Meyer

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Publisher Comments:

In 1964, Mary Pinchot Meyer, the beautiful, rebellious, and intelligent ex-wife of a top CIA official, was killed on a quiet Georgetown towpath near her home. Mary Meyer was a secret mistress of President John F. Kennedy, whom she had known since private school days, and after her death, reports that she had kept a diary set off a tense search by her brother-in-law, newsman Ben Bradlee, and CIA spymaster James Jesus Angleton. But the only suspect in her murder was acquitted, and today her life and death are still a source of intense speculation, as Nina Burleigh reveals in her widely praised book, the first to examine this haunting story.

Synopsis:

The fascinating account of the life and times of JFK mistress Mary Meyer, whose life and death have been, for years, a source of intense speculation. of photos.

About the Author

Nina Burleigh's articles have appeared in Time, The Washington Post,The Chicago Tribune, and New York Magazine. She lives in New York.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780553380514
Author:
Burleigh, Nina
Publisher:
Bantam
Author:
Nina Burleigh
Location:
New York
Subject:
Murder
Subject:
Biography
Subject:
Political
Subject:
Women
Subject:
Historical - U.S.
Subject:
Presidents
Subject:
Mistresses
Subject:
Meyer, Mary
Subject:
Mistresses -- United States.
Subject:
Murder - Investigation - Washington (D.C.)
Subject:
Biography & Autobiography - Women
Subject:
Biography-Women
Subject:
Biography-Historical
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Series Volume:
105-200
Publication Date:
19991031
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
380
Dimensions:
9 x 6 x 0.5 in 1.1563 lb

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History and Social Science » US History » Presidents » Kennedy, John F. » General

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