A Farewell to Justice: Jim Garrison, JFK's Assassination, and the Case That Should Have Changed History

A Farewell to Justice: Jim Garrison, JFK's Assassination, and the Case That Should Have Changed History

by Joan Mellen
     
 

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ISBN-10: 1574889737

ISBN-13: 9781574889734

Pub. Date: 10/31/2005

Publisher: Potomac Books

Working with thousands of previously unreleased documents and drawing on more than one thousand interviews, with many witnesses speaking out for the first time, Joan Mellen revisits and extends the investigation of late New Orleans district attorney Jim Garrison, the only public official to have indicted a suspect in John F. Kennedy's murder.

Overview

Working with thousands of previously unreleased documents and drawing on more than one thousand interviews, with many witnesses speaking out for the first time, Joan Mellen revisits and extends the investigation of late New Orleans district attorney Jim Garrison, the only public official to have indicted a suspect in John F. Kennedy's murder.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781574889734
Publisher:
Potomac Books
Publication date:
10/31/2005
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
468
Sales rank:
988,124
Product dimensions:
6.40(w) x 9.16(h) x 1.51(d)

Table of Contents


Acknowledgments     xi
Preface     xvii
Cast of Characters     xxi
An Article in Esquire Magazine     1
The Mafia, Sacred Cows, the Cupid Doll and a Spy Left Out in the Cold     17
Clay Shaw Co-Signs A Loan     31
Oswald and Customs     46
The Banister Menagerie     65
More Evidence Denied to Jim Garrison     79
Tiger by the Tail     94
A Witness Comes Forward and Intrigue at the VIP Room     111
An Operative In Action     128
A Skittish Witness     144
John F. Kennedy, Jim Garrison and the CIA     161
"White Paper"     185
Smoking Guns in a Rural Parish     204
An Unsung Hero and the Do-Not-File File     221
A Tale of Two Kings and Some Soldiers of Fortune     238
Witnesses and Roustabouts     254
Jackals for the CIA     270
Upheaval     286
State of Louisiana v. Clay Shaw     301
Just Another Day at Tulane and Broad     317
Potomac Two-Step     333
The Death of Jim Garrison: Vale     350
Rabbi     369
Notes     387
Annotated and SelectedBibliography     519
Index     529
About the Author     547

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