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Lone star rising

Robert Dallek

Lone star rising

Lyndon Johnson and his times, 1908-60

by Robert Dallek

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Published by Oxf. U. P. (N. Y.) .
Written in English


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StatementRobert Dallek.
The Physical Object
Pagination(736)p. :
Number of Pages736
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21164973M
ISBN 100195079043
OCLC/WorldCa59994154

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Kennedy, Lyndon B. Johnson, and Richard gloryland-church.com retired as a history professor at Boston University in and previously taught at Columbia University, the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), and Oxford gloryland-church.com mater: University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign.

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