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The Vanderbilt University professor offers a new take on Lyndon Johnson, reassessing his often overlooked foreign affairs record as a stabilizing force during the height of the Cold War.sob encomenda
Describes the values and misconceptions that shaped American foreign policy in Vietnamsob encomenda
Lyndon B. Johnson and the Politics of Arms Sales to Israel seeks to reconstruct and elucidate the processes behind the decisions made by the Johnson Administration during the years 1965-68 to sell Israel M-48 tanks, A-4 Skyhawk planes and F-4 Phantom...
Doris Kearns Goodwins classic life of Lyndon Johnson, who presided over the Great Society, the Vietnam War, and other defining moments the tumultuous 1960s, is a monument in political biography. From the moment the author, then a young woman from...R$ 24,90
After the assassination of President Kennedy, Lyndon B. Johnson became president. He was an influential leader who fought for civil rights and led the country through one of history's most divisive wars. In this fascinating introduction, young...
Johnson, Robert David; Holland,Max; Shreve,David(307344)
Ranging from the assassination of John F. Kennedy in November 1963 through the turbulent period that followed, this three volume set includes annotated transcripts of Lyndon B. Johnson's White House conversations as he struggles to come to terms with...sob encomenda
Opposites in almost every way, mortally suspicious of each other at first, Lyndon Baines Johnson and Martin Luther King, Jr., were thrust together in the aftermath of John F. Kennedy'apos;s assassination. Both men sensed a historic opportunity and...
Johnson,Lyndon B.; Beschloss,Michael(580348)
The sequel to Taking Charge, the second volume of Lyndon Johnson's secretly recorded White House conversations offers a fascinating portrait of the president during a crucial year of his administration and is accompanied by thought-provoking analysis...sob encomenda
Beschloss,Michael; Johnson,Lyndon B.(622647)
The second volume of Lyndon Johnson's secretly recorded White House conversations offers a portrait of the president during a crucial year of his administration.sob encomenda
Dallek takes us through Johnson's tumultuous years in the White House, his unprecedented accomplishments there, and the tragic war that would be his downfall. Drawing on hundreds of newly released tapes and extensive interviews with those closest to...sob encomenda
<B><I>Reaching for Glory</I> lets us eavesdrop on LBJ's private, often tortured thoughts during the most crucial year of his presidency -- when his dreams of being hailed as the equal of Abraham Lincoln and Franklin Roosevelt were destroyed by the...R$ 24,90
Perhaps not southerners in the usual sense, Franklin D. Roosevelt, Harry S. Truman, and Lyndon B. Johnson each demonstrated a political style and philosophy that helped them influence the South and unite the country in ways that few other presidents...
Lyndon B. Johnson: Portrait of a President