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By Mitchell B. Lerner

This significant other bargains an outline of Lyndon B. Johnson's existence, presidency, and legacy, in addition to a close examine the important arguments and scholarly debates from his time period in workplace.

  • Explores the legacy of Johnson and the historic importance of his years as president
  • Covers the whole diversity of subject matters, from the social and civil rights reforms of the nice Society to the elevated American involvement in Vietnam
  • Incorporates the dramatic new proof that has come to gentle throughout the unencumber of round 8,000 cell conversations and conferences that Johnson secretly recorded as President
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    Johnson School of Public Affairs, Lyndon Baines Johnson Library, 253–64. Hulsey, Byron C. (2001). Everett Dirksen and His Presidents: How a Senate Giant Shaped American Politics. University Press of Kansas. Johnson, Lyndon B. (1971). The Vantage Point: Perspectives on the Presidency, 1963–1969. Holt, Rinehart and Winston. Kaufman, Robert G. (2000). Henry M. Jackson: A Life in Politics. University of Washington Press. Kearns, Doris [Goodwin] (1976). Lyndon Johnson and the American Dream. Harper and Row.

    Hardeman and Donald C. Bacon’s Rayburn: A Biography (1987). Studies of Democratic liberals in Johnson’s time include LeRoy Ashby and Rod Gramer, Fighting the Odds: The Life of Senator Frank Church (1994); Roger Biles, Crusading Liberal: Paul H. Douglas of Illinois (2002); Carl Solberg, Hubert Humphrey: A Biography (1984); Robert G. Kaufman, Henry M. Jackson: A Life in Politics (2000); Charles Fontenay, Estes Kefauver, 30 DONALD A. RITCHIE A Biography (1980); Herbert S. Parmet, Jack: The Struggles of John F.

    My Brother, Lyndon. Cowles. Mann, Robert (1996). The Walls of Jericho: Lyndon Johnson, Hubert Humphrey, Richard Russell, and the Struggle for Civil Rights. Harcourt Brace. Reedy, George E. (1970). Lyndon B. Johnson: A Memoir. Andrews McMeel. Remini, Robert V. (2006) The House: The History of the House of Representatives. HarperCollins. Rulon, Philip R. (1981). The Compassionate Samaritan: The Life of Lyndon Baines Johnson. Nelson-Hall. Steinberg, Alfred (1968). Sam Johnson’ s Boy: A Close-Up of the President from Texas.

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