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Books by and about 2020 presidential candidates
Crippled America,
by Donald J. Trump (2015)
by Cory Booker (2016)
The Truths We Hold,
by Kamala Harris (2019)
Smart on Crime,
by Kamala Harris (2010)
Guide to Political Revolution,
by Bernie Sanders (2017)
Where We Go From Here,
by Bernie Sanders (2018)
Promise Me, Dad ,
by Joe Biden (2017)
Conscience of a Conservative,
by Jeff Flake (2017)
Two Paths,
by Gov. John Kasich (2017)
Every Other Monday,
by Rep. John Kasich (2010)
Courage is Contagious,
by John Kasich (1998)
Shortest Way Home,
by Pete Buttigieg (2019)
The Book of Joe ,
by Jeff Wilser (2019; biography of Joe Biden)
by Michelle Obama (2018)
Our Revolution,
by Bernie Sanders (2016)
This Fight Is Our Fight,
by Elizabeth Warren (2017)
Higher Loyalty,
by James Comey (2018)
The Making of Donald Trump,
by David Cay Johnston (2017)
Books by and about the 2016 presidential election
What Happened ,
by Hillary Clinton (2017)
Higher Loyalty ,
by James Comey (2018)
Trump vs. Hillary On The Issues ,
by Jesse Gordon (2016)
Hard Choices,
by Hillary Clinton (2014)
Becoming ,
by Michelle Obama (2018)
Outsider in the White House,
by Bernie Sanders (2015)

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Tragedy of Lyndon Johnson
by Eric F. Goldman

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Budget & Economy
    Lyndon Johnson: 1964 stimulus: Lower taxes with high expenditures.
Civil Rights
    Lyndon Johnson: Jenkins Affair: My gay aide was set up by GOP.
    John F. Kennedy: Refused any federal financial help to parochial schools.
    Lyndon Johnson: Ok to fund parochial schools if funds go to children.
    Lyndon Johnson: Lyndon focused on conservation; Lady Bird on beautification.
Foreign Policy
    Lyndon Johnson: America is easily misunderstood by foreign leaders.
    Lyndon Johnson: UN and OAS are useful but irresolute.
    Lyndon Johnson: Transform Southeast Asia with Mekong Delta project.
    Lyndon Johnson: Asia Doctrine: repulse aggression then remake nations.
Health Care
    Lyndon Johnson: Advancing the Nation's Health: expand Medicare.
Welfare & Poverty
    Lyndon Johnson: 1964: declares unconditional war on poverty.

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by Eric F. Goldman

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