The Fall of the House of Roosevelt: Brokers of Ideas and Power from FDR to LBJ

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In the 1930s and 1940s a band of smart and able young men-Thomas G. Corcoran, Benjamin V. Cohen, William O. Douglas, Abe Fortas, and James Rowe-helped Franklin D. Roosevelt build the modern American state and a progressive political coalition that seemed invincible. These junior officers of the New Deal numbered among their favorite members of Congress the young Lyndon B. Johnson of Texas. For thirty years, through LBJ's own presidency, they functioned as his intimate "kitchen cabinet."Michael Janeway grew up with an ...

The Fall of the House of Roosevelt: Brokers of Ideas and Power from FDR to LBJ 2006, Columbia University Press, New York

ISBN-13: 9780231131094

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The Fall of the House of Roosevelt: Brokers of Ideas and Power from FDR to LBJ 2004, Columbia University Press, New York

ISBN-13: 9780231131087

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