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The Ascent of George Washington is prolific author John Ferlings tenth book (of eleven thus far) and was published in He is a professor emeritus of history and has written extensively on the revolutionary era as well as many of those who figured so prominently in its history.4/5.
Master of the Senate, Book Three of The Years of Lyndon Johnson, carries Johnson’s story through one of its most remarkable periods: his twelve years, from toin the United States Senate. At the heart of the book is its unprecedented revelation of how legislative power works in America, how the Senate works, and how Johnson, in his ascent to the presidency, mastered the Senate as no political Cited by: Ascent, by Roland Smith, is an adventure book, and the third book in the Peak Marcello Adventure series.
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In Means of Ascent, Book Two of The Years of Lyndon Johnson, Robert A. Caro brings alive Lyndon Johnson in his wilderness years. Here, Johnson’s almost mythic personality—part genius, part behemoth, at once hotly emotional and icily calculating—is seen at its most nakedly ambitious.
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In Means of Ascent, Book Two of The Years of Lyndon Johnson, Robert A. Caro brings alive Lyndon Johnson in his wilderness years. Here, Johnson's almost mythic personality--part genius, part behemoth, at once hotly emotional and icily calculating--is seen at its most nakedly ambitious.
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Politics (from Greek πολιτικός, "of, for, or relating to citizens"), is a process by which groups of people make collective decisions.
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He is associate editor of Perspectives on Political Science and book review editor for Society magazine. He is the foremost expert on Solzhenitsyn in the English-speaking world as well as a renowned expert on French political philosophy, his books also include the critically acclaimed Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn: The Ascent from Ideology ().
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