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The Resource The Kennedy assassination--24 hours after : Lyndon B. Johnson's pivotal first day as president, Steven M. Gillon

The Kennedy assassination--24 hours after : Lyndon B. Johnson's pivotal first day as president, Steven M. Gillon

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The Kennedy assassination--24 hours after : Lyndon B. Johnson's pivotal first day as president
Title
The Kennedy assassination--24 hours after
Title remainder
Lyndon B. Johnson's pivotal first day as president
Statement of responsibility
Steven M. Gillon
Title variation
Kennedy assassination--twenty-four hours after
Title variation remainder
Lyndon B. Johnsons pivotal first day as president
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Historian Steven Gillon tells the story of how Johnson consolidated power in the twenty-four hours following the assassination. Based on scrupulous research and new archival sources, this narrative sheds new and surprising light on one of the most written-about events of the twentieth century.--From publisher description
Summary
Documents the thirty-sixth president's decisions throughout the twenty-four hours following JFK's death, in a narrative account that draws on new archival sources to reveal how Johnson's choices negatively impacted his administration
Writing style
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331246
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
973.922092
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
E842.9
LC item number
.G55 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
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adult
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Lyndon B. Johnson's pivotal first day as president
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The Kennedy assassination--24 hours after : Lyndon B. Johnson's pivotal first day as president, Steven M. Gillon
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Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
"It all began so beautifully" -- "They do love this president, don't they?" -- "They're going to kill us all" -- "Dave, he's dead" -- "The condition is not good" -- "He's gone" -- "Mr. President" -- "Anybody can swear you in" -- "I have only one president" -- "I do solemnly swear" -- "There was tenseness on that plane" -- "Rufus, where's my hat?" -- "You're the men I trust the most" -- "It's getting late, Mr. President" -- "I remember the word that he used--obscene" -- "It was a gray day, fitting the occasion" -- "Honey, you stay as long as you want" -- Conclusion: In Kennedy's shadow
Control code
19877859
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xvii, 294 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780465018703
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2009031314
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn316825583
Label
The Kennedy assassination--24 hours after : Lyndon B. Johnson's pivotal first day as president, Steven M. Gillon
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
"It all began so beautifully" -- "They do love this president, don't they?" -- "They're going to kill us all" -- "Dave, he's dead" -- "The condition is not good" -- "He's gone" -- "Mr. President" -- "Anybody can swear you in" -- "I have only one president" -- "I do solemnly swear" -- "There was tenseness on that plane" -- "Rufus, where's my hat?" -- "You're the men I trust the most" -- "It's getting late, Mr. President" -- "I remember the word that he used--obscene" -- "It was a gray day, fitting the occasion" -- "Honey, you stay as long as you want" -- Conclusion: In Kennedy's shadow
Control code
19877859
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xvii, 294 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780465018703
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2009031314
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn316825583

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