Arthur Schlesinger Jr.
Arthur Schlesinger Jr.

Arthur Schlesinger Jr. is a historian, writer, and former special assistant to President Kennedy. A new edition of his book, The Vital Center, will be published by Transaction at Rutgers University later this year.

Jan. 10 1997 3:30 AMIt's My 'Vital Center'The historian who coined what has become President Clinton's favorite new buzz phrase gives him an earful.
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