How did John F. Kennedy protect the United States from a nuclear threat and another world war? This title in the Days of Decision /em/series follows the path of the man who would become the 35th President of the United States, and summarizes one of the most highly charged events of the Cold War. Packed with everything your students need to know, including:background informationsummaries of important eventsprimary source materialcritical-thinking promptsconcise timelineglossary of termsLexile Measure:/ 1130LCopyright 2014. Middle school, high school. 6 x 9 inches. Softcover, 64 pages.