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The Resource The best year of their lives : Kennedy, Johnson, and Nixon in 1948 : learning the secrets of power, Lance Morrow

The best year of their lives : Kennedy, Johnson, and Nixon in 1948 : learning the secrets of power, Lance Morrow

Label
The best year of their lives : Kennedy, Johnson, and Nixon in 1948 : learning the secrets of power
Title
The best year of their lives
Title remainder
Kennedy, Johnson, and Nixon in 1948 : learning the secrets of power
Statement of responsibility
Lance Morrow
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Morrow, Lance
Dewey number
  • 328.73/092/2
  • B
Index
index present
LC call number
E840.6
LC item number
.M67 2005
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Johnson, Lyndon B.
  • Kennedy, John F.
  • Nixon, Richard M.
  • Legislators
  • Presidents
  • United States
  • United States
Label
The best year of their lives : Kennedy, Johnson, and Nixon in 1948 : learning the secrets of power, Lance Morrow
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip056/2005001836.html
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 285-290) and index
Contents
Three crises -- The anxiety of the overdog -- Annus mirabilis -- 1: Three young men -- Jack's favorite movie -- The transformation of a quaker boy -- Johnson at bay -- Interlude: the American scene -- Washington -- Brumidi's frescoes and film noir -- Ellis Island, the frontier, and the Taft-Hartley Act -- 2: Families -- The Johnsons of Texas -- The Kennedy's: John Buchan and a strange Irish anglophilia -- The Nixons of California -- Interlude: the world scene -- From society of necessity to society of choice -- Marshall -- Science and discoveries -- 3: Early 1948 -- Lyndon for sale -- Young, obscure and orthogonian -- Jack and Kick: May 1948 -- Interlude: questions of character -- The sinking of PT-109 -- The Caracas thesis -- LBJ's silver star -- 4: Late summer -- The Hiss case -- Lyndon vs. Coke --
Control code
ocm57549816
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xl, 312 p.
Isbn
9780465047239
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2005001836
Label
The best year of their lives : Kennedy, Johnson, and Nixon in 1948 : learning the secrets of power, Lance Morrow
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip056/2005001836.html
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 285-290) and index
Contents
Three crises -- The anxiety of the overdog -- Annus mirabilis -- 1: Three young men -- Jack's favorite movie -- The transformation of a quaker boy -- Johnson at bay -- Interlude: the American scene -- Washington -- Brumidi's frescoes and film noir -- Ellis Island, the frontier, and the Taft-Hartley Act -- 2: Families -- The Johnsons of Texas -- The Kennedy's: John Buchan and a strange Irish anglophilia -- The Nixons of California -- Interlude: the world scene -- From society of necessity to society of choice -- Marshall -- Science and discoveries -- 3: Early 1948 -- Lyndon for sale -- Young, obscure and orthogonian -- Jack and Kick: May 1948 -- Interlude: questions of character -- The sinking of PT-109 -- The Caracas thesis -- LBJ's silver star -- 4: Late summer -- The Hiss case -- Lyndon vs. Coke --
Control code
ocm57549816
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xl, 312 p.
Isbn
9780465047239
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2005001836

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