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A Walking Tour of the Georgetown Set

Richard Massimo é 2 Read & download

Inner companions They came to be known as the Georgetown Set despised by Richard Nixon for their Ivy League patrician clannishness their secret old boy arrogance and their unfettered access to the highest levels of power in the city The inner circle included Phillip and Katharine Graham access to the highest levels of power in the city The inner circle included Phillip and Katharine Graham of the in the city The inner circle Phillip and Katharine Graham owners of the Post; the columnists Joe and Stewart Alsop; The Bundy brothers; powerbroker and ailroad Averrill Harriman; Secretary of State John Foster Dulles; Jack and Jackie Kennedy; and many spooks G men. The tony leafy neighborhood "of georgetown along the potomac iver in washington " Georgetown along the Potomac iver in Washington has been influential *IN AMERICAN HISTORY SINCE THE 18TH *American history since the 18th when it was a thriving seaport But during the Cold War following World War II and up until the end of the 20th century it was home to the Capitol's most influential players in government spycraft journalism and the end of the 20th century it was home to the Capitol's most influential players in government spycraft journalism and the Within less than a suare mile were located the ed brick Federal era homes of the best and the brightest most of them close friends and freuent Senators and Supreme Court Justices #Were Members Of This #members of this club Now for the first time author Richard Massimo takes us on a walking tour of the neighborhood where the Georgetown Set lived including a map ecent photos of each house and sketches of each inhabitant Spend afternoon walking the brick sidewalks of georgetown and walking the brick sidewalks of Georgetown and see these historic figures esided The hand that mixes the Georgetown martini is time and again the hand that guides the destiny of the Western world Henry Kissinger. ,