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The Resource Master of the Senate : the years of Lyndon Johnson, Robert A. Caro

Master of the Senate : the years of Lyndon Johnson, Robert A. Caro

Label
Master of the Senate : the years of Lyndon Johnson
Title
Master of the Senate
Title remainder
the years of Lyndon Johnson
Statement of responsibility
Robert A. Caro
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Describes the future president's career in the U.S. Senate, from breaking the southern control of Capitol Hill to passing the first civil rights legislation since Reconstruction
Related
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
IHG
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
E847
LC item number
.C34 1982 vol. 3
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
The Years of Lyndon Johnson
Series volume
[3]
Label
Master of the Senate : the years of Lyndon Johnson, Robert A. Caro
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • At head of title: The years of Lyndon Johnson
  • "Portions of this work were previously published in 'The New Yorker'"--T.p. verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction: The Presence of Fire -- The Dam -- The Desks of the Senate -- "Great Things Are Underway!" -- Seniority and the South -- Learning -- A Hard Path -- The Path Ahead -- "The Right Size" -- A Russell of the Russells of Georgia -- "We of the South" -- Thirtieth Place -- Lyndon Johnson and the Liberal -- The Hearing -- The Debate -- "No Time for a Siesta" -- Out of the Crowd -- Looking for it -- No Choice -- The General and the Senator -- The "Nothing Job" -- The Johnson Ranch -- The Orator of the Dawn -- Gettysburg -- The Whole Stack -- Using it -- Masterstrokes -- Tail-Gunner Joe -- The "Johnson Rule" -- The Leader -- "Zip, Zip" -- "Go Ahead with the Blue" -- Memories -- The Program with a Heart -- The Great Cause -- The Rising Tide -- The Compassion of Lyndon Johnson -- "Proud to Be of Assistance" -- Footsteps -- Finesses -- Convention -- Choices -- The "Working Up" -- Hells Canyon -- "You Do It" -- Yeas and Nays -- Omens -- After the Battle -- Three More Years -- The Last Caucus --
Control code
sky226790246
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xxiv, 1167 p., [32] p. of plates
Isbn
9780394528366
Isbn Type
:
Lccn
2002282796
Other control number
9780394528366
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Master of the Senate : the years of Lyndon Johnson, Robert A. Caro
Publication
Note
  • At head of title: The years of Lyndon Johnson
  • "Portions of this work were previously published in 'The New Yorker'"--T.p. verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction: The Presence of Fire -- The Dam -- The Desks of the Senate -- "Great Things Are Underway!" -- Seniority and the South -- Learning -- A Hard Path -- The Path Ahead -- "The Right Size" -- A Russell of the Russells of Georgia -- "We of the South" -- Thirtieth Place -- Lyndon Johnson and the Liberal -- The Hearing -- The Debate -- "No Time for a Siesta" -- Out of the Crowd -- Looking for it -- No Choice -- The General and the Senator -- The "Nothing Job" -- The Johnson Ranch -- The Orator of the Dawn -- Gettysburg -- The Whole Stack -- Using it -- Masterstrokes -- Tail-Gunner Joe -- The "Johnson Rule" -- The Leader -- "Zip, Zip" -- "Go Ahead with the Blue" -- Memories -- The Program with a Heart -- The Great Cause -- The Rising Tide -- The Compassion of Lyndon Johnson -- "Proud to Be of Assistance" -- Footsteps -- Finesses -- Convention -- Choices -- The "Working Up" -- Hells Canyon -- "You Do It" -- Yeas and Nays -- Omens -- After the Battle -- Three More Years -- The Last Caucus --
Control code
sky226790246
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xxiv, 1167 p., [32] p. of plates
Isbn
9780394528366
Isbn Type
:
Lccn
2002282796
Other control number
9780394528366
Other physical details
ill.

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