The Kennedy Assassination--24 Hours After
Lyndon B. Johnson's Pivotal First Day as PresidentLarge Print - 2010
Riding in an open-topped convertible through Dallas on November 22, 1963, Vice President Lyndon B. Johnson heard a sudden explosive sound at 12:30 P.M. The Secret Service sped him away to safety, and at 1:20 P.M. he learned that JFK had been assassinated. Here historian Steven Gillon tells the story of how Johnson consolidated power in the twenty-four hours following -- actions that determined the tragic outcome of his presidency.
Publisher: Waterville, Me. : Thorndike Press, 2010.
Characteristics: 455 p. (large print) ; 23 cm.
Alternative Title: Kennedy assassination--twenty-four hours after