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The passage of power

Author: Robert A Caro
Publisher: London : Bodley Head, 2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English
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* The fourth volume of Robert Caro's monumental work on American President Lyndon Johnson spans the years 1958 to 1964, arguably the most crucial years in the life of Johnson and pivotal years for American history. This era saw some of the most frustrating moments of Johnson's career, but also some of his most triumphant. His battle with the Kennedy brothers over the 1960 Democratic nomination for president was a  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biographies
Biography
Named Person: Lyndon B Johnson; Lyndon B Johnson
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Robert A Caro
ISBN: 9781847922175 1847922171
OCLC Number: 792748124
Awards: Winner of New York Historical Society Book Prize 2013 (United States)
Short-listed for National Book Critics Circle Biography Award 2013 (United States)
Description: xix, 712 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Responsibility: by Robert A. Caro.

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The fourth volume of Robert Caro's monumental work on American President Lyndon Johnson spans the years 1958 to 1964, arguably the most crucial years in the life of Johnson and pivotal years for  Read more...

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Monumental... For many politicians it is the finest book on politics... Magnificent...the tension between the fraud and ruthlessness that repulsed political liberals and the reaction of voters to Read more...

 
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