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Means of ascent

Author: Robert A Caro
Publisher: New York : Vintage Books, 1991.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st Vintage Books edView all editions and formats
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The second volume of Robert A. Caro's biography of Lyndon Johnson, which chronicles his service in World War II and examines the controversy surrounding his win in the 1948 Texas Democratic senatorial primary by eighty-seven votes.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Biographies
Named Person: Lyndon B Johnson; Lyndon B Johnson; Lyndon B Johnson
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Robert A Caro
ISBN: 067973371X 9780679733713
OCLC Number: 22911171
Description: xxxiv, 522 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Contents: V. 2. --
Means of ascent. Ends and means --
pt. 1. "Too slow" --
Going back --
All quiet on the Western front --
In the Pacific --
Lady Bird --
Marking time --
Buying and selling --
One of a crowd --
pt. 2. --
The old and the new --
The story of Coke Stevenson --
Head start --
"Will!" --
The flying windmill --
All or nothing --
The stealing --
Lists of names --
Qualities of leadership --
The making of a legend --
A love story --
Three rings.
Responsibility: Robert A. Caro.
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The second volume of Robert A. Caro's biography of Lyndon Johnson, which chronicles his service in World War II and examines the controversy surrounding his win in the 1948 Texas Democratic senatorial primary by eighty-seven votes.

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