LBJ: From Mastermind to ? The Colossus?

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Phillip F. Nelson's new book begins where LBJ: The Mastermind of the JFK Assassination left off. Now president, Johnson begins to push Congress to enact long-dormant legislation that he had previously impeded, always insisting that the timing wasn't right. Nelson argues that the passage of Johnson's ??? Great Society" legislation was designed to take the focus of the nation off the assassination as well as lay the groundwork for building his own legacy. Nelson also examines Johnson's plan to redirect US foreign policy ...

LBJ: From Mastermind to  The Colossus 2014, Skyhorse Publishing, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9781628736922

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