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Kennedy assassination books fed an appetite for conspiracy
As a teenager in the 1970s, I learned about the paranoid style of American politics from the Kennedy assassination. Between seventh grade, when I discovered the Warren Commission report, and my junior year in high school, when I wrote a term paper "proving" that there had been three gunmen in Dealey Plaza, I was a kid obsessed.
By David L. Ulin, Los Angeles Times Book Critic
October 24, 2013