Lyndon Johnson and the American Dream

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Lyndon Johnson and the American Dream

By Doris Kearns
Harper & Row, 1976
432 pp. $12.50

A fascinating and controversial psychobiography of Lyndon Johnson which relates traumas of childhood to his political behavior. Based primarily on long and extraordinarily intimate monologues delivered by Johnson to the author, an audience of one.

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