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By Mitchell B. Lerner

This significant other deals an summary of Lyndon B. Johnson's existence, presidency, and legacy, in addition to a close examine the valuable arguments and scholarly debates from his time period in office.

  • Explores the legacy of Johnson and the historic value of his years as president
  • Covers the whole diversity of issues, from the social and civil rights reforms of the nice Society to the elevated American involvement in Vietnam
  • Incorporates the dramatic new facts that has come to gentle during the free up of round 8,000 cellphone conversations and conferences that Johnson secretly recorded as President

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