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‘The Passage Of Power,’ Robert Caro’s New L.B.J. Book

Bill Clinton

First Posted: 05/02/2012 10:52 am Updated: 05/02/2012 10:52 am


“The Passage of Power,” the fourth installment of Robert Caro’s brilliant series on Lyndon Johnson, spans roughly five years, beginning shortly before the 1960 presidential contest, including the Bay of Pigs, the Cuban missile crisis and other seminal events of the Kennedy years, and ending a few months after the awful afternoon in Dallas that elevated L.B.J. to the presidency.

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