Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis by Mark Black
A Very Brief History

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Want to learn more about history, but don’t think you have the time? Think again.

First Lady and fashion icon, Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis, known to all as Jackie, was married to John F. Kennedy, the thirty-fifth United States president. During his short presidential term Jackie served at his side as the country’s First Lady from 1961 up until her husband’s assassination in 1963. Intelligent and politically astute, she functioned as an unofficial advisor during her husband’s presidency; following his assassination, she married a Greek shipping magnate, and worked successfully as an editor for many years.

The Very Brief History series is intended to give the reader a short, concise account of the most important events in world history. Each book provides the reader with the essential facts concerning a particular event or person; no distractions, just the essential facts, allowing the reader to master the subject in the shortest time possible.

About Mark Black

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Published March 6, 2013 35 pages
Genres: History. Non-fiction

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Here he focuses on Jacqueline's (he never calls her Jackie) childhood and adolescence and concludes with her marriage to John F.

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