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Flawed giant : Lyndon Johnson and his times, 1961-1973

Autor: Robert Dallek
Editora: New York : Oxford University Press, 1998.
Edição/Formato   Livro : Biografia : InglêsVer todas as edições e formatos
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Dallek takes us through Johnson's tumultuous years in the White House, his unprecedented accomplishments there, and the tragic war that would be his downfall. Drawing on hundreds of newly released tapes and extensive interviews with those closest to LBJ - including fresh insights from Lady Bird and his press secretary Bill Moyers - Dallek takes us behind the scenes to give us a portrait of Johnson that is at once  Ler mais...
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Gênero/Forma: Biography
Pessoa Denominada: Lyndon B Johnson; Lyndon B Johnson; Lyndon B Johnson; Lyndon Baines Johnson; Lyndon B Johnson
Tipo de Material: Biografia
Tipo de Documento: Livro
Todos os Autores / Contribuintes: Robert Dallek
ISBN: 0195054652 9780195054651
Número OCLC: 37870628
Descrição: xiv, 754 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Conteúdos: "The most insignificant office" --
From JFK to LBJ --
"Landslide Lyndon" --
King of the hill --
Foreign policy dilemmas --
Retreat from the Great Society --
"Lyndon Johnson's War" --
A sea of troubles --
Stalemate --
Last hurrahs --
Unfinished business --
After the fall.
Responsabilidade: Robert Dallek.
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In this final volume of his biography of Lyndon Johnson, Dallek takes us through Johnson's tumultuous years in the White House, his accomplishments there, and the tragic war that would be his  Ler mais...

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