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The years of Lyndon Johnson : The passage of power

Author: Robert A Caro
Publisher: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2012.
Series: Years of Lyndon Johnson.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In volume four of this multi-part biography, the author, follows Lyndon Johnson through both the most frustrating and the most triumphant periods of his career, describing Johnson's volatile relationship with John Kennedy and Robert Kennedy during the fight they waged for the 1960 Democratic nomination for president, through Johnson's unhappy vice presidency, his assumption to the presidency after Kennedy's  Read more...
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Named Person: Lyndon B Johnson; Lyndon B Johnson
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Robert A Caro
ISBN: 9780679405078 0679405070
OCLC Number: 799082594
Description: xix, 712 p., [32] p. of plates : ill ; 25 cm.
Contents: V. 1. The path to power --
v. 2. Means of ascent --
v. 3. Master of the Senate --
v. 4. The passage of power.
Series Title: Years of Lyndon Johnson.
Other Titles: Passage of power
Responsibility: Robert A. Caro.

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In volume four of this multi-part biography, the author, follows Lyndon Johnson through both the most frustrating and the most triumphant periods of his career, describing Johnson's volatile relationship with John Kennedy and Robert Kennedy during the fight they waged for the 1960 Democratic nomination for president, through Johnson's unhappy vice presidency, his assumption to the presidency after Kennedy's assassination, his victories over the budget and civil rights, and the eroding trap of Vietnam. Previous volumes include: v. 1. The Path to Power (c1982), v. 2. Means of Ascent (c1990), v. 3. Master of the Senate (c2002).

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