'Each of these .... pages of soberly reported fact is more thrilling than any fiction. No one can read this - so simple yet so dramatic - without realizing at once again what the world has lost by the death of these two brothers."
"The world was faced with . ... the greatest danger of a catastrophic war ... The Performance of the U. S. Government during that critical period was more effective than sat any other time during my seven years as Secretary of Defense. The agencies of the Government .... worked together smoothly and harmoniously . That they did so was in large part a result of the efforts of Robert Kennedy."
Robert S. McNamara