The presidency

a brief and selective analysis of President Lyndon B. Johnson"s view of the office
  • 16 Pages
  • 0.16 MB
  • English
Library of Congress, Congressional Research Service , Washington, D.C
Johnson, Lyndon B. -- 1908-1973, Presidents -- United States, United States -- Politics and government -- 1963
StatementJames Sayler
SeriesReport -- no. 87-367 GOV, Report (Library of Congress. Congressional Research Service) -- no. 87-367 GOV, Major studies and issue briefs of the Congressional Research Service -- 1987-88, reel 3, fr. 00805
ContributionsLibrary of Congress. Congressional Research Service
The Physical Object
Paginationiii, 16 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15455884M

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