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The path to power, Robert A. Caro

Label
The path to power
Title
The path to power
Statement of responsibility
Robert A. Caro
Title variation
Years of Lyndon
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Traces young Lyndon Johnson's rise from Texas poverty to political power, illuminating his political relationships
Member of
Awards note
National Book Critics Circle Award, 1982.
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
KQZ
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Caro, Robert A.,
Dewey number
  • 973.923/092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
E847
LC item number
.C34 1990
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
The years of Lyndon Johnson
Series volume
v. 1
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Johnson, Lyndon B.
  • Presidents
  • United States
  • United States
Label
The path to power, Robert A. Caro
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally published: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 1982
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 781-848) 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
Contents
Introduction. -- Part. 1. The trap. -- The Bunton strain. -- The people's party. -- The Johnson strut. -- The father and mother. -- The son. -- "The best man I ever knew". -- "The bottom of the heap". -- Part 2. Escape. -- "Bull" Johnson. -- The rich man's daughter. -- Cotulla. -- White stars and black stars. -- "A very unusual ability". -- Part 3. Sowing. -- On his way. -- The New Deal. -- The boss of the little Congress. -- In tune. -- Lady Bird. -- Rayburn. -- "Put them to work!". -- The dam. -- Part 4. Reaping. -- The first campaign. -- From the forks of the creeks. -- Galveston. -- Balancing the books. -- Longlea. -- The tenth district. -- The sad irons. -- "I'll get it for you". -- Part 5. New fields. -- Mr. Johnson goes to Washington. -- A contract and three telegrams. -- Campaign committee. -- The Munsey Building. -- Through the back door. -- Part 6. Defeat. -- "Pass the biscuits, Pappy". -- "I want to see Lyndon". -- "Mister Speaker". -- The "perfect Roosevelt man."
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
Vintage Books edition.
Extent
xxiii, 882 pages, 48 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780679729457
Lccn
89040608
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, map, portraits
System control number
  • ocm42744230
  • (OCoLC)42744230
  • 2464423
Label
The path to power, Robert A. Caro
Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally published: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 1982
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 781-848) 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
Contents
Introduction. -- Part. 1. The trap. -- The Bunton strain. -- The people's party. -- The Johnson strut. -- The father and mother. -- The son. -- "The best man I ever knew". -- "The bottom of the heap". -- Part 2. Escape. -- "Bull" Johnson. -- The rich man's daughter. -- Cotulla. -- White stars and black stars. -- "A very unusual ability". -- Part 3. Sowing. -- On his way. -- The New Deal. -- The boss of the little Congress. -- In tune. -- Lady Bird. -- Rayburn. -- "Put them to work!". -- The dam. -- Part 4. Reaping. -- The first campaign. -- From the forks of the creeks. -- Galveston. -- Balancing the books. -- Longlea. -- The tenth district. -- The sad irons. -- "I'll get it for you". -- Part 5. New fields. -- Mr. Johnson goes to Washington. -- A contract and three telegrams. -- Campaign committee. -- The Munsey Building. -- Through the back door. -- Part 6. Defeat. -- "Pass the biscuits, Pappy". -- "I want to see Lyndon". -- "Mister Speaker". -- The "perfect Roosevelt man."
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
Vintage Books edition.
Extent
xxiii, 882 pages, 48 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780679729457
Lccn
89040608
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, map, portraits
System control number
  • ocm42744230
  • (OCoLC)42744230
  • 2464423

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