The fourth k: A Novel
|Grouped Work ID||155dc59d-2eb2-0fe7-1a59-93e707089050|
|Grouping Title||fourth k|
|Grouping Author||puzo mario|
|Last Grouping Update||2018-11-18 02:27:40AM|
|Last Indexed||2018-11-18 03:05:27AM|
|author||Puzo, Mario, 1920-1999.|
|detailed_location_catalog||Main Library - Adult Fiction|
A PRESIDENTIAL DYNASTY. AN ARAB TERRORIST ATTACK. DEMOCRACY UNDER SIEGE. Mario Puzo envisioned it all in his eerily prescient 1991 novel, The Fourth K.
President Francis Xavier Kennedy is elected to office, in large part, thanks to the legacy of his forebears– good looks, privilege, wealth–and is the very embodiment of youthful optimism. Too soon, however, he is beaten down by the political process and, disabused of his ideals, he becomes a leader totally unlike what he has been before.
When his daughter becomes a pawn in a brutal terrorist plot, Kennedy, who has obsessively kept alive the memory of his uncles' assassinations, activates all his power to retaliate in a series of violent measures. As the explosive events unfold, the world and those closest to him look on with both awe and horror.
From the Paperback edition.
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|owning_library_catalog||Nashville Public Library|
|owning_location_catalog||Main Kids, Main Library|
|record_details||ils:CARL0000046563|Book|Books||English|Random House,|1990.|479 p. ; 25 cm., overdrive:c643609d-916d-4dda-85e6-b21322cf7448|eBook|eBook||English|Random House Publishing Group|2012||
|title_display||The fourth k|
|title_full||The Fourth K A Novel, The fourth k / Mario Puzo|
|title_short||The fourth k|