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Series: The Years of Lyndon Johnson

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The Path to Power by Robert A. Caro1
Means of Ascent by Robert A. Caro2
The Years of Lyndon Johnson - The Path to Power Vol. 1 and Means of Ascent, Vol. 2 by Robert A. Caro1-2
Master of the Senate by Robert A. Caro3
The Years of Lyndon Johnson - The Path to Power Vol. 1 and Means of Ascent, Vol. 2 and Master of the Senate, Vol.3. (3 Volume Set) by Robert A. Caro1-3
The Passage of Power by Robert A. Caro4
Robert A. Caro's The Years of Lyndon Johnson Set: The Path to Power; Means of Ascent; Master of the Senate; The Passage of Power by Robert A. Caro1-4

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