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Image for Reaching For Glory Lyndon Johnson's Secret White House Tapes, 1964-1965

Reaching For Glory Lyndon Johnson's Secret White House Tapes, 1964-1965

By: Beschloss, Michael R.

Price: $30.50

Publisher: Simon & Schuster: 2001

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 27689

ISBN: 0684804085

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


An indispensable contribution to the history of the twentieth century. It allows us to live at Lyndon Johnson's side, day by day, through the dramatic, triumphant, catastrophic, and pivotal year of a turbulent presidency that continues to affect all of our lives. Author's second book about LBJ. Price-clipped DJ. Gift note. ; B&W Photographs; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 480 pages; 27689 View more info

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Decision Points [George W. Bush]

By: Bush, George W.

Price: $17.50

Publisher: Crown Publishers: 2010

Edition: Stated 1st Edition

Seller ID: 31001

ISBN: 0307590615

Condition: As New in As New dust jacket


In this candid and gripping account, President George W. Bush describes the critical decisions that shaped his presidency and personal life. Bush served as president of the United States during eight of the most consequential years in American history. The decisions that reached his desk impacted people around the world and defined the times in which we live. He brings readers inside the Texas governor's mansion on the night of the 2000 election, aboard Air Force One during the harrowing hours after the attacks of September 11, 2001, into the Situation Room moments before the start of the war ... View more info

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Bush On The Couch, Inside The Mind Of A President

By: Frank, Justin A.

Price: $15.50

Publisher: Harper: 2004

Edition: Stated 1st Edition

Seller ID: 27690

ISBN: 0060736704

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


For all his simplicity and affability, George W. Bush has remained, to paraphrase Sir Winston Churchill, "a mystery wrapped in an enigma". In this book, Dr. Justin A. Frank, a well-respected Washington DC-based psycho-analyst and professor of psychiatry, unwraps that mystery assembling a comprehensive psychological profile of President Bush. Using the principles of applied psychoanalysis--the discipline of psychoanalyzing public and historical figures pioneered by Freud--Frank fearlessly builds his case...and reaches conclusions that are at once highly persuasive and deeply disturbing.... View more info

Image for LBJ 1908-1973: Images Of A Vibrant Life

LBJ 1908-1973: Images Of A Vibrant Life

By: Friends Of The L. B. J. Library

Price: $25.50

Publisher: Austin, TX, Friends of the L. B. J. Library: 1973

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 17162

Condition: Near Fine


4to 11" - 13" tall; 17162 View more info

Image for The Right Man The Surprise Presidency of George W. Bush {an Inside Account}

The Right Man The Surprise Presidency of George W. Bush {an Inside Account}

By: Frum, David

Price: $19.51

Publisher: Random House: 2003

Edition: 1st Edition; 2nd Printing

Seller ID: 28905

ISBN: 0375509038

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


The first inside account of a historic year in the Bush White House, by the presidential speechwriter credited with the phrase "axis of evil". Te author helped make international headlines when President George W. Bush's 2002 State of the Union address linked international terrorists to Iran, Irag, and North Korea. That was only one moment during a crucial time in American history, when a president, an administration, and a country were transformed. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 303 pages; 28905 View more info

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Let's Stop Beating Around the Bush More Political Subversion

By: Hightower, Jim

Price: $16.49

Publisher: Viking: 2004

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 30048

ISBN: 0670033545

Condition: As New in As New dust jacket


"Bush ... Again? Six perfectly good reasons to elect George W. Bush". Jim Hightower is a political maverick and humorist, 'attacking' Bush and his policies. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 234 pages; 30048 View more info

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Bushwhacked Life in George W. Bush's America

By: Ivins, Molly & Lou Dubose

Price: $16.49

Publisher: NY, Random House: 2003

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 27691

ISBN: 0375507523

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


Price-clipped DJ. Gift note. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 368 pages; 27691 View more info

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The Vantage Point Perspectives of the Presidency, 1963-1969

By: Johnson, Lyndon Baines (Robert Caro)

Price: $27.50

Publisher: Holt, Rinehart and Winston: 1971

Edition: Stated 1st Edition

Seller ID: 31037

ISBN: 0030844924

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket


Lyndon Johnson was the fourth man to assume the office of Presidency after the assassination of a president, joining company with those following the assassinations of Lincoln, Garfield and McKinley. In The Vantage Point Johnson memorably recalls those terrible minutes in the Dallas motorcade when Secret Service Agent Youngblood "pushed me to the floor and sat on my right shoulder to keep me down and protect me... I was still not clear about what was happening." DJ edgeworn, in new mylar. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 636 pages; 31037 View more info

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My Brother Lyndon

By: Johnson, Sam Houston; (Enrique Hank Lopez, editor)

Price: $25.50

Publisher: NY, Cowles Book Company: 1970

Edition: 1st Edition; 2nd Printing

Seller ID: 28472

ISBN: 0402123115

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Mild edgewear; DJ in new mylar. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 278 pages; 28472 View more info

Image for Lyndon Baines Johnson (1908-1973) , Late A President Of The United States Memorial Tributes Delivered in Congress

Lyndon Baines Johnson (1908-1973) , Late A President Of The United States Memorial Tributes Delivered in Congress

By: Joint Committee On Printing

Price: $26.45

Publisher: Washington, D. C., USGPO: 1973

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 20083

Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket


This book is a compilation of addresses and tributes as given in the United States Senate and House of Representatives plus such additional materials, including the texts of eulogies, messages, prayers, and scriptural selections delivered at the funeral services held in Washington, D. C. , and in Johnson City, Texas, on the life, character, and public service of the late President Lyndon Baines Johnson. Bookmark from U. S. House of Representatives Congressman J. J. Jake Pickle laid in at title page. His complimentary stamp on flypage. Page edges "freckled". ; Small 4to - 9" to 11&#... View more info

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A President's Country A Guide to the LBJ Country of Texas

By: Maguire, Jack (Ed. )

Price: $15.50

Publisher: Austin, TX, Shoal Creek Publishers, Inc.: 1973

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 21706

ISBN: 088319015x

Condition: Near Fine


Less than a long lifetime ago, central Texas was still a raw frontier ... Yet it is a gentle land of hills, valleys and crystal clear limestone springs. Texans know it as the "Hill Country". However, many of the hill folk have proudly renamed it "a President's country" in honor of Lyndon Baines Johnson, the 36th President of the United States. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 84+ pages; 21706 View more info

The Faith Of George W. Bush

By: Mansfield, Stephen

Price: $19.51

Publisher: Tarcher: 2003

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 22434

ISBN: 1585423092

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 200 pages; 22434 View more info

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Amending The Texas Constitution

By: May, Janice C.

Price: $30.70

Publisher: Austin, TX, Texas Advisory Commission On Intergovernmental Relations: 1972

Seller ID: 16843

Condition: Near Fine


From the Summary: "The Texas Constitution, the sixth longest in the United States, has been amended 212 times since it was adopted in 1876. From 1951 to 1972 it was amended 105 times; and if the trend continues, 345 amendments will have been added to the Constitution by the year 2001." ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; [ix]49 pages; 16843 View more info

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Appointment in Dallas The Official Solution to the Assassination of JFK

By: McDonald, Hugh C. & Geoffrey Bocca

Price: $10.50

Publisher: Zebra Books: 1975

Seller ID: 29688

Condition: Fair


Covers stained. Initials on inside front cover. Some foxing, faint dampstain along spine. ; 24mo 5" - 6" tall; 29688 View more info

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LBJ: An Irreverent Chronicle

By: Mooney, Booth

Price: $25.50

Publisher: NY, Thomas Y. Crowell: 1976

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 11787

ISBN: 0690010893

Condition: Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket


By the former assistant and speechwriter to Lyndon Baines Johnson. He penetrates the enigma of this intensely human and colorful man who climed to the pinnacle of power but never forgot the hills of Texas where he was born. DJ, edgeworn and chipped, in mylar. ; Small 4to - 9" to 11" tall; 290 pages; 11787 View more info

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Yarborough of Texas

By: Phillips, William G.

Price: $14.50

Publisher: Acropolis Books Ltd.: 1969

Seller ID: 30910

ISBN: 0874911257

Condition: Very Good


Ralph Yarborough was elected three times to the United States Senate, serving Texas and the Nation for more than a decade. He symbolized the rugged frontier independence and self-sufficient type of democracy that has marked the spectacular influence that Texas and Texans have had on our American society. Edgewear and a scuff on front cover. ; Congressional Leadership, Volume IV Series; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 159 pages; 30910 View more info

Image for Misunderestimated [George W. Bush] The President Battles Terrorism, John Kerry, and the Bush Haters

Misunderestimated [George W. Bush] The President Battles Terrorism, John Kerry, and the Bush Haters

By: Sammon, Bill

Price: $30.50

Publisher: NY, Regan Books: 2004

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 25429

ISBN: 0060723831

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


The author, as senior White House correspondent for the Washington Times, has been granted extraordinary access to the president and his closest confidants, from political gurus Karl Rove and Andy Card to foreign policy advisers Colin Powell and Condoleezza Rice. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 351 pages; 25429 View more info

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University Of Texas

By: The University Of Texas

Price: $19.51

Publisher: Crescent Books: 1987

Edition: 1st Edition Thus

Seller ID: 25756

ISBN: 0517618982

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


Inscribed to the former mayor of Victoria Texas by Robert C. Witt, the Gus S. Wortham Memorial Chaired Professor in Risk Management and Insurance, University of Texas Department of Finance. His card taped to front pastedown. From the renowned Medical Center in Galveston to the football fame of Austin, the University of Texas has one of the finest reputations of any university in the nation. Superlatives come easily. Academic programs are the best, the women are the prettiest and the men the strongest. But what else would one expect of Texas? ; Color Library Books Series; Color Photographs; Sm... View more info

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The Professional: Lyndon B. Johnson A Uniquely Intimate Portrait

By: White, William S.

Price: $15.50

Publisher: Fawcett, Crest: 1964

Edition: 1st Edition Thus

Seller ID: 25020

Condition: Good+


Blurb from rear cover: "I am a free man, an American, a United States senator, and a Democrat, in that order. I am also a liberal, a conservative, a Texan, a taxpayer, a rancher, a businessman, a consumer, a parent, a voter, and not as young as I used to be nor as old as I expect to be--and I am all these things in no fixed order . . . And there for me, the classifying stops." --LBJ. When you read this book you will know why John F. Kennedy said that if he could not be President himself he thought Lyndon B. Johnson better qualified for the Presidency than any other man he knew. Cover c... View more info