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The Resource Lyndon B. Johnson : portrait of a president, Robert Dallek

Lyndon B. Johnson : portrait of a president, Robert Dallek

Label
Lyndon B. Johnson : portrait of a president
Title
Lyndon B. Johnson
Title remainder
portrait of a president
Statement of responsibility
Robert Dallek
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A single-volume, abridged edition of the two-volume portrait offers insight into the president's ambitious and demanding personality, his achievements in the White House, and his personal reflections on the challenges of the Vietnam War
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 973.923/092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
E847
LC item number
.D26 2004
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Lyndon B. Johnson : portrait of a president, Robert Dallek
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip044/2003011360.html
Instantiates
Publication
Note
This work is a one volume abridgment of Dallek's 2-volume biography of Lyndon B. Johnson v. 1. Lone star rising (1991); v. 2, Flawed giant (1998)
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [379]-381) and index
Contents
The making of a politician -- The Congressman -- The senator -- The vice president -- From JFK to LBJ -- "Landslide Lyndon" -- King of the hill -- Foreign policy dilemmas -- Retreat from the great society -- "Lyndon Johnson's war" -- A sea of troubles -- Stalemate -- Last hurrahs -- Unfinished business -- After the fall
Control code
52377425
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
x, 396 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9780195159202
Lccn
2003011360
Note
Library's copy 2 (SW Writers): Purchased, 2004. With dust jacket.
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Lyndon B. Johnson : portrait of a president, Robert Dallek
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip044/2003011360.html
Publication
Note
This work is a one volume abridgment of Dallek's 2-volume biography of Lyndon B. Johnson v. 1. Lone star rising (1991); v. 2, Flawed giant (1998)
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [379]-381) and index
Contents
The making of a politician -- The Congressman -- The senator -- The vice president -- From JFK to LBJ -- "Landslide Lyndon" -- King of the hill -- Foreign policy dilemmas -- Retreat from the great society -- "Lyndon Johnson's war" -- A sea of troubles -- Stalemate -- Last hurrahs -- Unfinished business -- After the fall
Control code
52377425
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
x, 396 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9780195159202
Lccn
2003011360
Note
Library's copy 2 (SW Writers): Purchased, 2004. With dust jacket.
Other physical details
ill.

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