Book Discussion on High Hopes: A Photobiography of John F. Kennedy

Ms. Heiligman talked about her book, High Hopes: A Photobiography of John F. Kennedy, published by National Geographic. The book… read more

Ms. Heiligman talked about her book, High Hopes: A Photobiography of John F. Kennedy, published by National Geographic. The book profiles the thirty-fifth president of the United States using photographs, text, and President Kennedy’s own words. The book traces President Kennedy’s life from his boyhood through his Harvard education, his service in the Navy, and his years in the White House. Significant events that occurred during the Kennedy administration are also documented, including the Bay of Pigs invasion and the Cuban missile crisis. Ms. Heiligman also discussed being an author with the audience of children and answered their questions. close

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Book Discussion on High Hopes: A Photobiography of John F. Kennedy

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Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Nov 22, 2003
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Jan 3, 2004

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  • Nov 22, 2003 | 8:00am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Nov 23, 2003 | 1:02am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Jan 03, 2004 | 12:16pm EST | C-SPAN 2
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