The Resource The passage of power, Robert A. Caro

The passage of power, Robert A. Caro

Label
The passage of power
Title
The passage of power
Statement of responsibility
Robert A. Caro
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Pulitizer Prize biographer Robert A. Caro follows Lyndon Johnson through both the most frustrating and the most triumphant periods of his career, describing Johnson's volatile relationship with John Kennedy and Robert Kennedy during the fight they waged for the 1960 Democratic nomination for president, through Johnson's unhappy vice presidency, his assumption to the presidency after Kennedy's assassination, his victories over the budget and civil rights, and the eroding trap of Vietnam
Member of
Summary
Examines Lyndon Johnson's volatile relationships with John and Robert Kennedy, describes JFK's assassination from Johnson's viewpoint, and recounts his accomplishments as president before they were overshadowed by the Vietnam War
Writing style
Award
  • American History Book Prize, 2012.
  • Booklist Editors' Choice, 2012.
  • Los Angeles Times Book Prize for Biography, 2012.
  • Mark Lynton History Prize, 2013.
  • National Book Critics Circle Award for Biography, 2012.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2012.
Biography type
contains biographical information
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10075630
Cataloging source
Y2A
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Caro, Robert A
Dewey number
  • 973.923092
  • B
Index
index present
LC call number
E846
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
The years of Lyndon Johnson
Series volume
[4]
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  • Johnson, Lyndon B.
  • United States
Target audience
adult
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the years of Lyndon Johnson
Label
The passage of power, Robert A. Caro
Link
http://evpl.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=40EDB531-D50D-4DE9-903A-2C54B3B74A5A
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [613]-628) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
"What the hell's the presidency for?" -- pt. 1. Johnson vs. Kennedy : 1960 -- "Rufus Cornpone" -- Dallas -- Taking command -- To become a president
Control code
ocn793814024
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780307960467
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
40EDB531-D50D-4DE9-903A-2C54B3B74A5A
Label
The passage of power, Robert A. Caro
Link
http://evpl.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=40EDB531-D50D-4DE9-903A-2C54B3B74A5A
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [613]-628) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
"What the hell's the presidency for?" -- pt. 1. Johnson vs. Kennedy : 1960 -- "Rufus Cornpone" -- Dallas -- Taking command -- To become a president
Control code
ocn793814024
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780307960467
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
40EDB531-D50D-4DE9-903A-2C54B3B74A5A

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