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Lyndon Johnson remembered an intimate portrait of a presidency

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Published by Rowman & Littlefield in Lanham, Md .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • United States

Subjects:

  • Johnson, Lyndon B. 1908-1973.,
  • Johnson, Lyndon B. 1908-1973 -- Political and social views.,
  • Johnson, Lyndon B. 1908-1973 -- Friends and associates.,
  • Presidents -- United States -- Biography.,
  • United States -- Politics and government -- 1963-1969.,
  • United States -- Social policy.,
  • United States -- Economic policy -- 1961-1971.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 15-18).

Statementedited by Thomas W. Cowger and Sherwin J. Markman.
GenreBiography.
ContributionsCowger, Thomas W., 1955-, Markman, Sherwin, 1929-
Classifications
LC ClassificationsE846 .J54 2003
The Physical Object
Paginationxxi, 188 p. ;
Number of Pages188
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3672052M
ISBN 100742527980
LC Control Number2003001963

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In Lyndon Johnson Remembered: An Intimate Portrait of a Presidency Thomas W. Cowger and Sherwin J. Markman bring together essays by Johnson administration insiders reflecting on his personality, domestic agenda, and : Thomas W. Cowger.   N o man wanted more ferociously to be remembered than Lyndon B. Johnson. A metamorphosis had taken place when, in , as majority leader of the Senate, he suffered a serious heart attack. In the. The Years of Lyndon Johnson is a biography of Lyndon B. Johnson by the American writer Robert Caro. Four volumes have been published, running to more than 3, pages in total, detailing Johnson's early life, education, and political career. A fifth volume will deal with the bulk of Johnson's presidency. The series is published by Alfred A. Knopf. ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xxi, pages ; 24 cm: Contents: They will never remember me: Johnson in historical literature / Thomas W. Cowger --An uncommon, common man: LBJ's pilot remembers him / James Cross --Lyndon Johnson: an awesome engine of a man / Jack Valenti --Some aspects of Lyndon Johnson's personality / Sherwin J. Markman .

From Book 1: The Years of Lyndon Johnson is the political biography of our president—no era of American politics—has been so intensively and sharply examined at a time when so many prime witnesses to hitherto untold or misinterpreted facets of a life, a career, and a period of history could still be persuaded to speak. Genre/Form: Biographies Biography: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Sinise, Jerry. Lyndon Baines Johnson remembered. Austin, Tex.: Eakin Press, © Lyndon B. Johnson was elected vice president of the United States in and became the 36th president in , following the assassination of John F. : Lyndon Johnson Remembered: An Intimate Portrait of a Presidency Sherwin J. Markman, Editor, Thomas W. Cowger, Editor Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc. $ (p) ISBN .

  Lyndon B. Johnson was the 36th president of the United States; he was sworn into office following the November assassination of President John F. . More than thirty years ago, John Roche, former special assistant to President Johnson, wrote that no "historically valid" treatment of the Johnson years would emerge for decades. The problem, he insisted, was the scarcity of primary-source evidence. Objective analysis of the Johnson presidency Price: $ Lyndon Baines Johnson, –73, 36th President of the United States (–69), b. near Stonewall, Tex. Early Life Born into a farm family, he graduated () from Southwest Texas State Teachers College (now Southwest Texas State Univ.), in San Marcos. Participants reflected on their interactions with President Lyndon B. Johnson. Former reporters focused on how they covered the Johnson administration and how he included the press in most events..