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By Mitchell B. Lerner

This spouse deals an outline of Lyndon B. Johnson's existence, presidency, and legacy, in addition to an in depth examine the crucial arguments and scholarly debates from his time period in workplace.

  • Explores the legacy of Johnson and the ancient importance of his years as president
  • Covers the complete variety of issues, from the social and civil rights reforms of the good Society to the elevated American involvement in Vietnam
  • Incorporates the dramatic new proof that has come to gentle during the unencumber of round 8,000 cell conversations and conferences that Johnson secretly recorded as President
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