A political education: a Washington memoir

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University of Texas Press,
Pub. Date:
c1995.
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English
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This insider’s view of Washington in the 1950s and 1960s, of the tumultuous presidency of Lyndon Johnson, and of the conflicts and factions of the president’s staff has become a political classic since its original publication in 1972. In this reissue, Harry McPherson adds a new preface in which he reflects on changes in Washington since the Johnson era and on the lessons Bill Clinton could learn from the presidency of Lyndon Johnson.
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9780292751811
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subject_facet Johnson, Lyndon B. -- (Lyndon Baines), -- 1908-1973 -- Friends and associates, McPherson, Harry, United States -- Politics and government -- 1945-1989, United States -- Politics and government -- 1963-1969, United States. -- Congress. -- Senate
table_of_contents Counsel in congress -- Brief lives -- Right from wrong -- Cold War democrats -- Sacred cows and racial justice -- Johnson for President -- Racing in neutral -- Army and state -- White House -- Cities aflame -- Democracy fights a limited war -- Denouement.
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