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The years of Lyndon Johnson. / Volume I, The path to power

Author: Robert A Caro
Publisher: Princeton, N.J. : Recording for the Blind & Dyslexic, 2006.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on CD : CD audio : Biography : English
Database:WorldCat
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[This text] reveals ... the genesis of the ... drive, energy, and ambition that set LBJ apart. It follows him from the Hill Country to New Deal Washington, from his boyhood through the years of the Depression to his debut as Congressman, his ... defeat in his first race for Senate, and his attainment ... [of] national power. -Back cover.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Lyndon B Johnson; Lyndon B Johnson
Material Type: Biography, Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Robert A Caro
OCLC Number: 70663210
Notes: Originally published: New York : Vintage Books, 1990, c1982. Vintage Books ed.
Description: Sound disc : digital mono. ; 4 3/4 in.
Contents: Trap: Bunton strain; People's party; Johnson strut; Father and mother; Son; "The best man I ever knew"; "Bottom of the heap" --
Escape: "Bull" Johnson; Rich man's daughter; Cotulla; White stars and black stars; "A very unusual ability" --
Sowing: On his way; New Deal; Boss of the little Congress; In tune; Lady Bird; Rayburn; "Put them to work!"; Dam --
Reaping: First campaign; From the forks of the creeks; Galveston; Balancing the books; Longlea; Tenth District; Sad irons ; "I'll get it for you" --
New fields: Mr. Johnson goes to Washington; Contract and three telegrams; Campaign committee; Munsey building; Through the back door --
Defeat: "Pass the biscuits, pappy"; "I want to see Lyndon"; "Mister speaker"; "Perfect Roosevelt man."
Responsibility: Robert A. Caro.

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[This text] reveals ... the genesis of the ... drive, energy, and ambition that set LBJ apart. It follows him from the Hill Country to New Deal Washington, from his boyhood through the years of the Depression to his debut as Congressman, his ... defeat in his first race for Senate, and his attainment ... [of] national power. -Back cover.

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