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message 1: by Bentley, Group Founder, Leader, Chief (last edited Apr 08, 2014 08:23AM) (new) - rated it 4 stars

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*********************SPOILER THREAD*********************

This thread is a "spoiler thread" and is a bibliography thread which identifies many of the books which were referenced or used as primary documents or are relevant to the subject matter of the book: LANDSLIDE: LYNDON JOHNSON, RONALD REAGAN AT THE DAWN OF A NEW AMERICA by Jonathan Darman.

Please feel free to add properly cited books (book covers, author's photo, and author's links). Add a review or a few words why this book is important to the subject matter, etc.; but remember there is no self promotion, etc.

This thread also contains many valuable sources related to Lyndon Johnson and the book Passage of Power.

Any self promotion links or posts are removed.

The Passage of Power (The Years of Lyndon Johnson, #4) by Robert A. Caro by Robert A. CaroRobert A. Caro

Landslide Lyndon Johnson, Ronald Reagan, and the Dismantling of Modern American Politics by Jonathan Darman by Jonathan Darman (no photo)


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Tomerobber | 334 comments I'm also reading the 1st vol. of this series
The Years of Lyndon Johnson, Volume 1 The Path to Power by Robert A. Caro by Robert A. Caro Robert A. Caro


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Good for you Tomerobber.


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Tomerobber | 334 comments Thanks for reminding me about this . . . I have this . . . it was a freebee from the iTunes store a few years ago . . . and I have all of them. I'm rewatching this now.


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Tomerobber | 334 comments I re-watched this again last noc . . . very good series and loaded with lots of info and back material . . definitely a worthy addition to this discussion.


Bryan Craig It is a great series


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G Hodges (GLH1) | 901 comments Thanks for this. There is also an FDR series. I'll watch both. Also thanks for the Jefferson video on the landing page. Great resources.


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You are welcome G.


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Steven Harbin (StevenHarbin) | 105 comments I remember the Evans and Novak book as being very informative on how LBJ rose to power in the Senate in the 1950's.


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Hi Mark, with two of the books that have no title - we use the link.

The Center: The Anatomy Of Power In Washington by Stewart Alsop (no bookcover and no photo)

Portrait Of A President by Hugh Sidey (no book cover and no photo)


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Mark Mortensen Got it...thanks


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Thanks.


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As usual a fantastic bibliography.


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Such an enormous bibliography with so many tremendous books.


Bryan Craig I know, I would read just about every one of them, too.


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Landslide - LBJ and Ronald Reagan at the Dawn of a New America

Oral History Collection, Lyndon B. Johnson Presidential Library, Austin, Texas

Bess Abell
George D. Aiken
Carl B. Albert
Steweart Alsop
George W. Ball
Hale Boggs
McGeorge Bundy
Horace Busby
Elizabeth (Liz) Carpenter
Clifton C. Carter
Douglass S. Carter
John Chancellor
Marie Fehmer Chiarodo
Clark M. Cliffor
John Connally
Cartha D. DeLoach
Sharon Francis
Orville Freeman
Abe Fortas
Arthur J. Goldberg
Lady Bird Johnson
Arthur B. Krim
Godfrey McHugh
Robert S. McNamara
Harry C. McPherson, Jr.
Lawrence (Larry) O'Brien
Drew Pearson
Benjamin H. Read
George Reedy
Dean Rusk
Jewel Malechek Scott
Dorothy Territo
Helen Thomas
John G. Tower
Earl Warren
Lew Wasserman

Check out the source at:

http://www.lbjlibrary.net/collections...


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John F. Kennedy Oral History Collections, John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum, Boston, Massachusetts

Sid Davis, JFK #1
Nancy Tuckerman and Pamela Turnute, JFK #1
Jack Valenti, JFK #1

Check out the source at:

http://www.jfklibrary.org/Research/Ab...
http://www.jfklibrary.org/Search.aspx...


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Robert F. Kennedy Oral History Collections, John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum, Boston, Massachusetts

Joseph W. Alsop, RFK #1
Joseph W. Alsop, RFK #2
Joseph W. Alsop, RFK #3

Check out the source at:

http://www.jfklibrary.org/Search.aspx...


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Ronald Reagan Gubertorial Era Series, Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley. California

Earl Dunckel, "Ronald Reagan and the General Electric Theater, 1954-1955"

Check out the source at:
https://archive.org/stream/reagangeth...


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Powell Library Oral History Program, Governmental History Documentation Project, University of California, Los Angeles, California

Neal Reagan, "Private Dimensions and Public Images: The Early Political Campaigns of Ronald Reagan"

Check out the source at:

http://bancroft.berkeley.edu/ROHO/col...


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Ronald Reagan Oral History, Miller Center, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, Virginia

Stuart Spencer

Check out the source at:

http://millercenter.org/president/rea...


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Landslide - LBJ and Ronald Reagan at the Dawn of a New America

Manuscript Collections

Lyndon B. Johnson Presidential Library, Austin, TX

Diaries and Appointment Logs of Lyndon B. Johnson
Handwriting File
Office Files of the White House Aides
Joseph A. Califano, Jr.
Walter Jenkins
Harry C. McPherson
Bill Moyers

Office of the President Files
Social Files

Bess Abell's Subject Files
Liz Carpenter's Subject Files

Special File on the Assassination of John F. Kennedy

White House Central Files (WHCF)
Confidential File (CF)
Executive Series (EX)
Subject Files

Check out the source at:

http://www.lbjlibrary.org/search


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Ronald Reagan Presidential Library, Simi Valley, California

Reagan, Ronald: Governor's Papers, 1967-1975
1966 Campaign, Series I-V

Check out the source at:

http://www.reaganfoundation.org


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Recorded telephone conversations are from Presidential Recordings of Lyndon Baines Johnson, Miller Center, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA

Check out the source at:

http://millercenter.org/scripps/archi...
http://millercenter.org/presidentialr...

Love this one:

Albert Thomas gets the Johnson Treatment
http://millercenter.org/presidentialc...

Too bad we could not get somebody like this to run things.


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Landslide - LBJ and Ronald Reagan at the Dawn of a New America

Books

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(no image) Among Friends: Personal Letters of Dean Acheson by Dean Acheson (no photo)

The Sixties Papers Documents of a Rebellious Decade by Judith Clavir Albert by Judith Clavir Albert (no photo)

I've Seen the Best of It by Joseph W. Alsop by Joseph W. Alsop (no photo)


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The bibliography thread is open if you would like to cite books that you feel relate to the discussion of the book Landslide. Make sure to add proper citations.


Bryan Craig If anyone is interested to learn about the political background of Dallas leading up to the JFK assassination:

Dallas 1963 by Bill Minutaglio by Bill Minutaglio (no photo)


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Great add Bryan - thank you very much.


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John | 167 comments A couple of books that came out this year that focuses on Reagan, Gorbachev and the Cold War:
The Triumph of Improvisation Gorbachev's Adaptability, Reagan's Engagement, and the End of the Cold War by James Graham Wilson by James Graham Wilson James Graham Wilson

And

Reagan at Reykjavik Forty-Eight Hours That Ended the Cold War by Ken Adelman by Ken Adelman No photo.


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Thanks John


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John | 167 comments A few books that I don't see here (unless I missed them):


The Age of Reagan A History, 1974-2008 by Sean Wilentz by Sean Wilentz (no photo)


The Age of Reagan The Fall of the Old Liberal Order, 1964-1980 by Steven F. Hayward and The Age of Reagan The Conservative Counterrevolution 1980-1989 by Steven F. Hayward
by Steven F. Hayward (no photo)

The Notes Ronald Reagan's Private Collection of Stories and Wisdom by Ronald Reagan by Ronald Reagan Ronald Reagan

A Different Drummer My Thirty Years with Ronald Reagan by Michael K. Deaver by Michael K. Deaver (no photo)

Governor Reagan His Rise To Power by Lou Cannon by Lou Cannon (no photo)

and also a book (by a former professor of mine, but no relation that we know of, lol) on George Wallace, who made a brief cameo in the beginning:

The Politics of Rage George Wallace, the Origins of the New Conservatism, and the Transformation of American Politics by Dan T. Carter by Dan T. Carter (no photo)

and one on Richard Daley who also appears in the Prologue:

American Pharaoh Mayor Richard J. Daley - His Battle for Chicago and the Nation by Adam Cohen by Adam Cohen (no photo)


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Thanks John - some great adds. Very much appreciated. - great citations

Usually the (no photo) part we just put in parens and in small letters at the end


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John | 167 comments Got it- just noticed that. Will remember next time. :)


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Yes - let me show you one:

American Pharaoh Mayor Richard J. Daley - His Battle for Chicago and the Nation by Adam Cohen by Adam Cohen (no photo)


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John | 167 comments Got it - I guess it stood out because most of the ones I listed had no photo, haha. Now I know.


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