The Walls of Jericho: Lyndon Johnson, Hubert Humphrey, Richard Russell, and the Struggle for Civil Rights by Robert Mann, Paperback | Barnes & Noble
Walls of Jericho: Lyndon Johnson, Hubert Humphrey, Richard Russell, and the Struggle for Civil Rights / Edition 1

Walls of Jericho: Lyndon Johnson, Hubert Humphrey, Richard Russell, and the Struggle for Civil Rights / Edition 1

by Robert Mann
     
 

ISBN-10: 0156005018

ISBN-13: 2900156005011

Pub. Date: 06/15/1997

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

This 'rich and engrossing' historical narrative is the definitive chronicle of the courage and cowardice, soul-searching, horse trading, and back-scratching that put civil rights law into the books and altered U.S. history irrevocably.'Forget about Primary Colors and Blood Sport... ( The Walls of Jericho) offers even more insight into present-day American

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This 'rich and engrossing' historical narrative is the definitive chronicle of the courage and cowardice, soul-searching, horse trading, and back-scratching that put civil rights law into the books and altered U.S. history irrevocably.'Forget about Primary Colors and Blood Sport... ( The Walls of Jericho) offers even more insight into present-day American politics'.Drawn from a wealth of oral histories, archival materials, and interviews, this 'good and timely book' is a tale of high-stakes, breathtaking political game-playing and 'as filled with sparring and thrilling maneuvers as a Jackie Chan movie'.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
2900156005011
Publisher:
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Publication date:
06/15/1997
Edition description:
OP
Pages:
624

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