Presidential historian and author of An Unfinished Life: John F. Kennedy, 1917-1963, Robert Dallek, in conversation with American philanthropist David M. Rubenstein, Co-Founder and Co-CEO of The Carlyle Group, discusses the life and legacy of our 35th President. Presented as part of New-York Historical's fourth annual Weekend with History: Palm Beach.
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