Book Discussion on LBJ: Architect of American Ambition

Randall Woods talked about his biography, LBJ: Architect of American Ambition, published by The Free Press. He described former… read more

Randall Woods talked about his biography, LBJ: Architect of American Ambition, published by The Free Press. He described former President Lyndon B. Johnson as a flawed but deeply sympathetic character. The author explained that while many presidential historians focus on President Johnson’s role in the Vietnam War, it is also important to remember President Johnson’s commitment to civil rights and antipoverty reforms. After his presentation the author responded to audience members' questions. close

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Book Discussion on LBJ: Architect of American Ambition

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195875-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
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Speech
Location:
Atlanta, Georgia, United States
First Aired:
Jan 20, 2007
Last Aired:
Oct 15, 2007

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  • Jan 20, 2007 | 9:59pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Jan 21, 2007 | 10:29am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Jan 28, 2007 | 3:00am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Feb 03, 2007 | 3:15pm EST | C-SPAN 2
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  • Oct 11, 2007 | 8:00am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 15, 2007 | 8:00am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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