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Lone star rising : Lyndon Johnson and his times, 1908-1960, Robert Dallek

Label
Lone star rising : Lyndon Johnson and his times, 1908-1960
Title
Lone star rising
Title remainder
Lyndon Johnson and his times, 1908-1960
Statement of responsibility
Robert Dallek
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Volume one of a two-volume biography follows Johnson's life from his childhood on the banks of the Pedernales to his election as vice president under Kennedy
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
Index
index present
LC call number
E847
LC item number
.D25 1991
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Lone star rising : Lyndon Johnson and his times, 1908-1960, Robert Dallek
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. [593]-699
Contents
part 1. The making of a politician, 1908-1937. The heritage ; Childhood ; Student and teacher ; Kleberg's secretary ; The making of a congressman -- part 2. The congressman, 1937-1948. The New Dealer ; National politics ; Politics, patriotism, and personal gain ; The liberal as conservative ; Texas elects a senator -- part 3. The senator, 1949-1954. "The best possible senator for- Texas" ; For country, party, and self ; Bipartisan politics -- part 4. The majority leader, 1955-1960. The making of a majority leader ; The liberal nationalist ; The making of a vice president
Control code
21876120
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xiv, 721 p., [16] p. of plates
Immediate source of acquisition
Gift of Andrew Ivins.
Isbn
9780195054354
Lccn
90039830
Note
  • Library's copy 2 (SW Writers): With dust jacket.
  • Core title in Resources for College Libraries
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Lone star rising : Lyndon Johnson and his times, 1908-1960, Robert Dallek
Publication
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. [593]-699
Contents
part 1. The making of a politician, 1908-1937. The heritage ; Childhood ; Student and teacher ; Kleberg's secretary ; The making of a congressman -- part 2. The congressman, 1937-1948. The New Dealer ; National politics ; Politics, patriotism, and personal gain ; The liberal as conservative ; Texas elects a senator -- part 3. The senator, 1949-1954. "The best possible senator for- Texas" ; For country, party, and self ; Bipartisan politics -- part 4. The majority leader, 1955-1960. The making of a majority leader ; The liberal nationalist ; The making of a vice president
Control code
21876120
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xiv, 721 p., [16] p. of plates
Immediate source of acquisition
Gift of Andrew Ivins.
Isbn
9780195054354
Lccn
90039830
Note
  • Library's copy 2 (SW Writers): With dust jacket.
  • Core title in Resources for College Libraries
Other physical details
ill.

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