"To mark the life, political career, and enduring cultural legacy of John F. Kennedy, the Atlantic's commemorative edition, "JFK: In His Time and Ours," reveals the many sources--the glamour, the shock of his death, the revelations over the years of his private pains and doubts-- of President Kennedy's continuing hold on the national imagination. The collection features original essays by leading historians and writers, as well as articles and reportage culled from the magazine's rich archive.
With an introduction by President Bill Clinton, who considers his predecessor's contributions to Civil Rights, the issue also includes:
Plus: Atlantic articles on the Kennedy era by Eleanor Roosevelt, Garry Wills, Walter Lippmann, Samuel Eliot Morison, Caitlin Flanagan, Robert F. Kennedy, and JFK himself, among many others.
Also featuring: hundreds of photos, including rarely seen images, presidential doodles, and original documents.