Kennedy assassinated!: the world mourns : a reporter's story

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Publisher:
Candlewick Press,
Pub. Date:
1997.
Language:
English
Reading Level:
IL: MG - BL: 6.6 - AR Pts: 2
Lexile measure:
1040L
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The astonishing story of a cub reporter who was there on the day that the President died. On November 22, 1963, the phone rang in the Dallas U.P.I. office. Wilborn Hampton, a cub reporter, answered and heard these words: "Three shots fired!" It was the voice of the U.P.I. White House reporter. The gunshots had been fired at President Kennedy--and young Hampton was the first to receive the news. This is his story, a riveting account of a young man swept into the white-hot core of a tragedy that would shake the world. It is also a minute-by-minute chronicle of how reporters collected the facts of the major news story of the twentieth century. KENNEDY ASSASSINATED! will leave readers with an unforgettable sense of the shock, grief, and enduring loss that every American experienced that day.
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ISBN:
9781564028112
9780763615642
Reading Level:
MG
Level 6.6, 2 Points
Lexile measure:
1040L
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subject_facet Kennedy, John F. -- (John Fitzgerald), -- 1917-1963 -- Assassination -- Juvenile literature
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