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The Resource Master of the senate, Robert A. Caro

Master of the senate, Robert A. Caro

Label
Master of the senate
Title
Master of the senate
Statement of responsibility
Robert A. Caro
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The third volume in the author's monumental biography of lyndon Johnson, following The Path to Power and Means of Ascent, describes the future president's career in the U.S. Senate, from breaking the southern control of Capitol Hill to passing the first civil rights legislation since Reconstruction
Member of
Summary
Describes Lyndon Johnson's career in the U.S. Senate, from breaking the southern control of Capitol Hill to passing the first civil rights legislation since Reconstruction
Writing style
Award
  • ALA Notable Book, 2003.
  • Booklist Editors' Choice, 2002.
  • Library Journal Best Books, 2002.
  • Los Angeles Times Book Prize for Biography, 2002.
  • National Book Award for Nonfiction, 2002.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2002
  • Pulitzer Prize for Biography or Autobiography, 2003.
Awards note
Pulitzer prize, Biography, 2003.
Biography type
individual biography
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Cataloging source
IHG
Dewey number
  • 328.73/092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
E847
LC item number
.C34 1982 vol. 3
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Series statement
Years of Lyndon Johnson
Series volume
3
Target audience
adult
Label
Master of the senate, Robert A. Caro
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Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [1051]-1141) and index
Contents
Dam: Desks of the Senate -- "Great things are underway!" -- Seniority and the South -- Learning: Hard path -- Path ahead -- "The right size" -- Russell of the Russells of Georgia -- "We of the South" -- Thirtieth place -- Lyndon Johnson and the liberal -- Hearing -- Debate -- "No time for a siesta" -- Out of the crowd -- Looking for it: No choice -- General and the Senator -- "Nothing job" -- Johnson ranch -- Orator of the dawn -- Gettysburg -- Whole stack -- Using it: Masterstrokes -- Tail-gunner Joe -- "Johnson rule" -- Leader -- "Zip, zip" -- "Go ahead with the blue" -- Memories -- Program with a heart -- Great cause: Rising tide -- Compassion of Lyndon Johnson -- "Proud to be of assistance" -- Footsteps -- Fitnesses -- Convention -- Choices -- "Working up" -- Hells Canyon -- "You do it" -- Yeas and nays -- Omens -- After the battle: Three more years -- Last caucus
Control code
2076707
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xxiv, 1,167 p.
Isbn
9780394528366
Lccn
2002282796
Other physical details
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System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm49657824
  • (OCoLC)49657824
Label
Master of the senate, Robert A. Caro
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [1051]-1141) and index
Contents
Dam: Desks of the Senate -- "Great things are underway!" -- Seniority and the South -- Learning: Hard path -- Path ahead -- "The right size" -- Russell of the Russells of Georgia -- "We of the South" -- Thirtieth place -- Lyndon Johnson and the liberal -- Hearing -- Debate -- "No time for a siesta" -- Out of the crowd -- Looking for it: No choice -- General and the Senator -- "Nothing job" -- Johnson ranch -- Orator of the dawn -- Gettysburg -- Whole stack -- Using it: Masterstrokes -- Tail-gunner Joe -- "Johnson rule" -- Leader -- "Zip, zip" -- "Go ahead with the blue" -- Memories -- Program with a heart -- Great cause: Rising tide -- Compassion of Lyndon Johnson -- "Proud to be of assistance" -- Footsteps -- Fitnesses -- Convention -- Choices -- "Working up" -- Hells Canyon -- "You do it" -- Yeas and nays -- Omens -- After the battle: Three more years -- Last caucus
Control code
2076707
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xxiv, 1,167 p.
Isbn
9780394528366
Lccn
2002282796
Other physical details
ill
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm49657824
  • (OCoLC)49657824

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