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The Echo from Dealey Plaza

The True Story of the First African American on the White House Secret Service Detail and His Quest for Justice After the Assassination of JFK

by Abraham Bolden

Hardcover, 306 pages, Random House Inc, List Price: $25.95 |

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The Echo from Dealey Plaza
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The True Story of the First African American on the White House Secret Service Detail and His Quest for Justice After the Assassination of JFK
Author
Abraham Bolden

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The first African-American agent to serve on the White House Secret Service detail describes the racism he confronted, his efforts to expose the Secret Service's negligence in JFK's assassination, and the destruction of his career due to a false bribery charge.