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The Resource The politician : the life and times of Lyndon Johnson : the drive for power, from the frontier to master of the Senate, by Ronnie Dugger

The politician : the life and times of Lyndon Johnson : the drive for power, from the frontier to master of the Senate, by Ronnie Dugger

Label
The politician : the life and times of Lyndon Johnson : the drive for power, from the frontier to master of the Senate
Title
The politician
Title remainder
the life and times of Lyndon Johnson : the drive for power, from the frontier to master of the Senate
Statement of responsibility
by Ronnie Dugger
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Traces the life of Johnson and examines such contradictory actions as his use of politics to attain wealth for himself as well as social reforms for the poor
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 973.923/092/4
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
E847
LC item number
.D78 1982
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
The politician : the life and times of Lyndon Johnson : the drive for power, from the frontier to master of the Senate, by Ronnie Dugger
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. [474]-499
Contents
Origins of American bellicosity in Johnson's southwest -- Populism and compromise in Johnson's family -- Hell-Raising and wandering -- The politician emerges -- The heritage in action -- Moving into position -- Fast shadow in a power plant -- Defeat, and then the war -- Turning the golden key -- Oscillations idealism reaction -- Victory by theft -- Darting to the top -- In the wider view
Control code
8109445
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
514 p., [46] p. of plates
Immediate source of acquisition
Gift of Andrew Ivins.
Isbn
9780393015980
Lccn
81022507
Note
  • Library's copy 3 (SW Writers): Purchased. Former owner's inscription on front free endpaper. With covered dust jacket.
  • Library's copy 5 (SW Writers): Purchased. Signed by author and others present at Rosengren{u2019}s Bookstore signing party, May 13, 1982. Book signing and reception announcement (1 card) mounted on front paste-down endpaper. With dust jacket.
  • Core title in Resources for College Libraries
Other physical details
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Label
The politician : the life and times of Lyndon Johnson : the drive for power, from the frontier to master of the Senate, by Ronnie Dugger
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. [474]-499
Contents
Origins of American bellicosity in Johnson's southwest -- Populism and compromise in Johnson's family -- Hell-Raising and wandering -- The politician emerges -- The heritage in action -- Moving into position -- Fast shadow in a power plant -- Defeat, and then the war -- Turning the golden key -- Oscillations idealism reaction -- Victory by theft -- Darting to the top -- In the wider view
Control code
8109445
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
514 p., [46] p. of plates
Immediate source of acquisition
Gift of Andrew Ivins.
Isbn
9780393015980
Lccn
81022507
Note
  • Library's copy 3 (SW Writers): Purchased. Former owner's inscription on front free endpaper. With covered dust jacket.
  • Library's copy 5 (SW Writers): Purchased. Signed by author and others present at Rosengren{u2019}s Bookstore signing party, May 13, 1982. Book signing and reception announcement (1 card) mounted on front paste-down endpaper. With dust jacket.
  • Core title in Resources for College Libraries
Other physical details
ill.

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