A World of LBJs

When I read the first two volumes of Robert A. Caro’s magnificent series on Lyndon B. Johnson, The Path to Power and Means of Ascent, I thought LBJ was one of a kind. I still do but reading the Horner brief makes me aware that LBJ has some competitors: ruthless politicians who take extreme measures to get their way and shake down their opponents. Horner’s brief is eye-opening.

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