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The Resource Reaching for glory : Lyndon Johnson's secret White House tapes, 1964-1965, edited and with commentary by Michael Beschloss

Reaching for glory : Lyndon Johnson's secret White House tapes, 1964-1965, edited and with commentary by Michael Beschloss

Label
Reaching for glory : Lyndon Johnson's secret White House tapes, 1964-1965
Title
Reaching for glory
Title remainder
Lyndon Johnson's secret White House tapes, 1964-1965
Statement of responsibility
edited and with commentary by Michael Beschloss
Title variation
Reaching for glory
Title variation remainder
Lyndon Johnsons secret White House tapes, 1964-1965
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Presents excerpts from President Lyndon Johnson's tapes, revealing why he risked his legacy by escalating the war in Vietnam, and how he foresaw the backlash against the war, civil rights, and his "Great Society". Includes telephone conversations with Jacqueline Kennedy following her husband's assassination, as well as excerpts from Lady Bird Johnson's diaries
Writing style
Award
New York Times Notable Book, 2002
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158331
Cataloging source
DLC
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1908-1973
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Johnson, Lyndon B.
Dewey number
973.923092
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Beschloss, Michael R
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True
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  • Johnson, Lyndon B.
  • United States
Target audience
adult
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Lyndon Johnson's secret White House tapes, 1964-1965
Label
Reaching for glory : Lyndon Johnson's secret White House tapes, 1964-1965, edited and with commentary by Michael Beschloss
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
420913
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
475 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780684804088
Lccn
2001049661
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780684804088
  • (Sirsi) ADE-2395
Label
Reaching for glory : Lyndon Johnson's secret White House tapes, 1964-1965, edited and with commentary by Michael Beschloss
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
420913
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
475 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780684804088
Lccn
2001049661
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780684804088
  • (Sirsi) ADE-2395

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