Lyndon: An Oral Biography

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  • Title: Lyndon: An Oral Biography
  • Author: Merle Miller
  • ISBN: 9780345296528
  • Page: 123
  • Format: Paperback
  • Lyndon: An Oral Biography

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    1. JwW White

      A great biography told primarily through the words of those who knew LBJ best--his associates, friends, and family. Very enjoyable read that provides new insights into this complex figure.

    2. Paul

      My wife found this in a pile of free books at a rummage sale. She knows my love of the work of Robert A. Caro especially his 4 part opus to LBJ. Hopefully the 5th and probably final edition of the Caro series comes out soon.ButThere are some people who just will not read 4 books of 1000 pages each about 1 person. This book by Merle Miller is perfect for those who want to learn more about the man from people who knew him.It is a thorough review of the man's life. Of course the part of the book th [...]

    3. Catherine

      I picked this up at a used book sale, thinking, "Heck, I don't know much about LBJ so maybe I'll look at it and learn something." Since I was born in the 1960s, all I remember first-hand is protesters blaming him for the Vietnam War, whereas I always had a pretty clear picture of who Kennedy and Nixon were. This book filled in a lot of historical gaps for me and was a well-rounded portrait of a surprisingly interesting man, showing the good, the bad, and everything in between. Didn't expect to f [...]

    4. Craig Werner

      Well done oral history-based biography of LBJ. Robert Caro goes into a great deal more depth, and Doris Kearns offers a more intimate portrait, but if what you want is an overview of LBJ's career, this is a good place to start.

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