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Lady Bird Johnson : an oral history / Michael L. Gillette.

Author/Creator:
Gillette, Michael L.
Publication:
New York : Oxford University Press, 2012.
Format/Description:
Other
x, 400 pages, [8] pages of plates : illustrations ; 25 cm
Subjects:
Johnson, Lady Bird, 1912-2007.
Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines), 1908-1973.
Presidents' spouses -- United States -- Biography.
United States -- Politics and government -- 1945-1989.
Form/Genre:
Biographies.
Contents:
Childhood memories
Education, 1924-1934
A whirlwind courtship
Washington to Texas and back, 1934-1937
In Congress, 1937-1940
1941, "a watershed year"
1942, gravity, anger, and determination
Nesting and investing, 1942-1943
War years, 1943-1945
"A grinding occupation," 1946-1947
"The hardest year of our lives," 1948
LBJ in the Senate
A Senate wife
The LBJ ranch
The loyal opposition, 1953-1955
"Toward the liberal side," 1956-1959
1960, the point of no return
Vice presidency: growth, travel, and tragedy
The White House years.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Local notes:
Athenaeum copy: Hagen fund bookplate.
Contributor:
Gillette, Michael L.
ISBN:
9780199908080 ;
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