Master of the Senate: The Years of Lyndon Johnson, Volume 3 (review)

@article{Quinterno2005MasterOT,
  title={Master of the Senate: The Years of Lyndon Johnson, Volume 3 (review)},
  author={John Quinterno},
  journal={Southern Cultures},
  year={2005},
  volume={11},
  pages={104 - 106}
}
Lyndon Johnson had a complex relationship with the South. Although his power depended on the backing of southern leaders, Johnson feared that too close of an association with the South would prevent him from realizing his ultimate ambition: the presidency. The tension between Johnson’s need for southern support and his craving for power was most pronounced during the twelve years (1949–1961) he served Texas in the U.S. Senate. This period stands at the center of Master of the Senate, the third… Expand
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