Book Discussion on Lyndon B. Johnson

Charles Peters, founder and former editor of The Washington Monthly, recounts the tenure of the 36th U.S. president, Lyndon B.… read more

Charles Peters, founder and former editor of The Washington Monthly, recounts the tenure of the 36th U.S. president, Lyndon B. Johnson. Mr. Peters, who worked in the Kennedy and Johnson administrations from 1961-1968, presents a first-hand account of President Johnson’s legislative record, including his passage of the Voting Rights Act and his decisions on Vietnam. Charles Peter’s biography of President Johnson’s presidency is part of The American Presidents series published by Times Books. He discussed his book at Politics & Prose Bookstore in Washington, D.C. close

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Book Discussion on Lyndon B. Johnson

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Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Sep 11, 2010
Last Aired:
Sep 26, 2010

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  • Sep 11, 2010 | 1:33pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Sep 11, 2010 | 7:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Sep 12, 2010 | 7:25am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Sep 26, 2010 | 9:17am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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