The Essential JFK Books

Not only is Norman Mailer’s Oswald’s Tale the first mentioned, but Mike is quoted: “Mailer disappointed numerous conspiracy theorists by coming to the conclusion that, as Mailer’s biographer J. Michael Lennon put it, Mailer chose ‘no conspiracy, and a complex Oswald; a man dealt a bad hand, in no way heroic, but bold, idealistic in a twisted way, and sympathetic.’”


The Presidential Papers

Mike discusses “The Presidential Papers” in this clip from Norman Mailer: The American.