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The Fall of the House of Roosevelt

Brokers of Ideas and Power from FDR to LBJ

The Fall of the House of Roosevelt( )
Author: Janeway, Michael
Series title:Columbia Studies in Contemporary American History
Publication Date:Apr 2004
Publisher:Columbia University Press
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:AUD $214.00
Book Description:

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...
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Book Details
Detailed Subjects: Biography & Autobiography / Presidents & Heads Of State
History / United States / 20Th Century
Political Science / General
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):16.4 x 23.9 x 2.373 cm
Book Weight:0.584 Kilograms

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