LBJ's Life & Legacy

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LBJ Presidential Library Official Guide Book PB


This full-color, 54-page Official LBJ Presidential Library Guide Book includes beautiful photography of both the Library and exhibits, and LBJ And Lady Bird's lives and legacies. A remarkable keepsake of your visit!
Lyndon Johnson and the American Dream by Doris Kearns Goodwin PB


A biography on Lyndon Johnson written by Doris Kearns Goodwin who had become a confidante of the president. 432 pages
LBJ: Portrait of the President by Robert Dallek PB


“LBJ Portrait of a President” is considered one of the best biographies of Lyndon Johnson. It covers his life in the Texas Hill Country through his time as a US Comgressman and Senator, all the way to the White House. - 406 pages
The Path to Power by Robert Caro PB


Caro's 4-book series on the Years of Lyndon Johnson begins with the emergence of LBJ’s political genius. Book 1 covers LBJ’s boyhood in the Hill Country and election to Congress and concludes with his defeat in the 1941 Senate campaign. 560 pages
Means of Ascent by Robert Caro PB


Caro’s second book covers the aftermath of LBJ’s defeat in his 1941 Senate campaign, his service in World War II, the foundation of his fortune, and a detailed examination of the fiercely-contested 1948 senatorial election. 882 pages
Master of the Senate by Robert Caro PB


Caro’s third book follows LBJ’s years in the U.S. Senate, with a first-time revelation of how legislative power works in America. Learn how the Senate works and how LBJ mastered it as no political leader before him had ever done. 1,232 pages
The Passage of Power by Robert Caro PB


Caro’s fourth book covers the 1963 Kennedy assassination through LBJ's eyes. Learn how he grasps the reins of the presidency with urgency and propels groundbreaking legislation through Congress that changes the face of America forever. 736 pages
Building the Great Society by Joshua Zeitz PB


An inside view of Lyndon Johnson’s White House putting together the programs of the Great Society. 400 pages
The Fierce Urgency of Now by Julian Zelizer PB


"A majestic, big-picture account of the Great Society and the forces that shaped it." - Amazon 384 pages
LBJ’s Neglected Legacy - Edited by Robert Wilson, Norman Glickman & Laurence Lynn, Jr. PB


"LBJ's Neglected Legacy . . . offers considerable insight into how the Great Society has endured despite fundamentally changed public expectations of—and confidence in—the federal government." - Texas Monthly 493 pages
Quotations of Lyndon Baines Johnson HB


Thirty-two pages including 66 quotes from Lyndon Baines Johnson. The book also includes a short biography of the President and is stamped with gold foil. It is a petite but elegant collection of historic quotations. 32 pages
LBJ: Images of a Vibrant Life PB


Rare original publication of the Friends of the LBJ Library published shortly after Lyndon Johnson's death in January 1973. The book includes numerous photos illustrating the life and legacy of President Johnson. 105 pages
Taking Charge: The Johnson White House Tapes 1963-1964 by Michael Beschloss PB


The only US President to record his private conversations from his first day in office, the recordings are transcribed, edited, and annotated by presidential historian Michael Beschloss. 592 pages
Reaching For Glory: Lyndon Johnson’s Secret White House Tapes 1964-1965 by Michael Beschloss PB


"The sequel to Taking Charge, the second volume of Lyndon Johnson's secretly recorded White House conversations… accompanied by thought-provoking analysis and interpretation." – 475 pages
LBJ: The White House Years by Harry Middleton HB


First edition hardcover biography of President Johnson by former LBJ Presidential Library Director Harry Middleton. 271 pages
LBJ: The White House Years by Harry Middleton signed HB


Autographed copy of LBJ: The White House Years, by former LBJ Library Director Harry Middleton. 271 pages
The Triumph & Tragedy of Lyndon Johnson by Joseph Califano, Jr. PB


Biography of President Johnson by Joseph A Califano, Jr., President Johnson's special assistant for domestic affairs from 1965 to 1969. 464 pages
A War Remembered: The Vietnam War Summit at the LBJ Presidential Library HB


A War Remembered features photographs and documentation from the Vietnam War Summit, as well as a number of historic photographs from the LBJ Presidential Library and the Briscoe Center for American History. 241 pages
Destiny of Democracy - The Civil Rights Summit at the LBJ Presidential Library HB


Destiny of Democracy reflects on the civil rights movement and LBJ’s legacy while capturing the Library's Civil Rights Summit’s momentous three days. 232 pages
The Texas White House by Russ Whitlock - Signed PB


Russ Whitlock, former superintendent of the Lyndon B. Johnson National Historical Park, weaves in stories shared by family, assistants, and friends of the Johnson family in this photographic guide through the LBJ Ranch house. 88 pages
LBJ & Mexican Americans: The Paradox of Power by Julie Leininger Pycior PB


This book explores the complex relations between LBJ and Mexican Americans. 361 pages
Indomitable Will: LBJ in the Presidency by Mark Updegrove autographed


Autographed hardcover collection of original interviews and personal accounts of President Johnson by current LBJ Foundation President and CEO Mark Updegrove.

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