Monday, June 16, 2008

Camelot Advisors in Vanity Fair -- Ted Sorensen and Arthur M. Schlesinger



Theodore Sorensen, whose comments can be found in my book "The Kennedys: America's Emerald Kings", is now enjoying a best-selling memoir about his Kennedy years and his career. Here's a video from Vanity Fair of JFK's top advisers who gathered in 2006 for this photo-shoot, shortly before Arthur M. Schlesinger died. Below is an interview of Schlesinger by TV Host Charlie Rose. Schelsinger's biography, along with the later one published by Evan Thomas, are the two best books devoted exclusively to Bobby's life and times.

Winston Churchill in Cuba, A Master of Spying

Among those who once visited the Hotel Nacional in Havana was Winston Churchill, a subject of my last book WHEN LIONS ROAR. Today the hotel ...