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09 July 2010

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ISBN: 9780195387278


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Launching the War on Poverty

An Oral History

Second Edition

Michael L. Gillette

Oxford Oral History Series

  • Surveys the current status, long-term influence, and recent perceptions of the War on Poverty
  • An excellent book for college courses on 1960s American history and politics

New to this Edition:

  • A new introduction surveys the current status, long-term influence, and recent perceptions of the War on Poverty.
  • Includes boxed excerpts of the voice of Lyndon B. Johnson from transcripts of important conversations. This new resource provides an extraordinary opportunity to compare an interviewee's recollection of a conversation with the conversation itself
  • Includes an updated bibliography and list of web and archival sources for oral history interviews and other primary sources on the War on Poverty.
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