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Author Farris, Scott, author
Title Inga : Kennedy's great love, Hitler's perfect beauty, and J. Edgar Hoover's prime suspect / Scott Farris
Published Guilford, Connecticut : LP ; Lanham, MD : Distributed by National Book Network, [2016]
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 Rodman Branch Adult Biography  A795if  [NEW ITEM]  AVAILABLE
Descript xx, 457 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, photographs ; 24 cm cm
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Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references and index
Summary "Inga Arvad was the great love of President John F. Kennedy’s life. She was also the special guest of an adoring Adolf Hitler's at the 1936 Berlin Olympics. In a life more fascinating than fiction, Inge was an actress, foreign correspondent, Washington columnist, explorer who lived among a tribe of headhunters, one of Hollywood’s most influential gossip columnists, and a suspected Nazi spy. The latter caught the attention of the FBI...which nearly got Kennedy, an ensign in the Office of Naval Intelligence, cashiered out of the Navy. Instead, his romance with Inga set him on a path to becoming a war hero, which set the stage for his political career."--Dust flap
Contents 1941: Inga and Jack meet -- Inga before Jack -- Jack before Inga -- Love during wartime -- Inga and the Nazis -- Headhunters and a billionaire -- Winchell tells all -- The break up -- From Tulagi to Hollywood -- Prime ministers and cowboys -- Epilogue
Subject Arvad, Inga, 1913-1973
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald), 1917-1963 -- Relations with women
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald), 1917-1963 -- Career in the Navy
ISBN 9781493017553
1493017551

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