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Lyndon B. Johnson And American Liberalism: A Brief Biography With Documents Bruce J. Schulman

Lyndon B. Johnson And American Liberalism: A Brief Biography With Documents

Bruce J. Schulman

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ISBN : 9780312102821
Hardcover
269 pages
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Lyndon B. Johnson and American Liberalism provides a brief yet comprehensive treatment of the major events of Johnsons career but with a central focus on his role as the emblematic figure in the rise and fall of postwar American liberalism. TheMoreLyndon B. Johnson and American Liberalism provides a brief yet comprehensive treatment of the major events of Johnsons career but with a central focus on his role as the emblematic figure in the rise and fall of postwar American liberalism. The author includes 15 documents - Johnsons own speeches as well as assessments of the president and his programs by contemporaries and later scholars - that give readers the opportunity to examine LBJs career firsthand and to evaluate its impact. The book also contains photographs and cartoons from the period, an LBJ chronology, a bibliography, and an index.