On the eve of the national elections, Texas historian J. Evetts Haley published a scathing attack on President Lyndon B. Johnson. The book sold seven. Haley’s self-published paperback A Texan Looks at Lyndon: A Study in Illegitimate. A Texan Looks at Lyndon: A Study in Illegitimate Power. Front Cover. J. Evetts Haley. in Illegitimate Power ยท James Evetts Haley Snippet view –

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Texan Looks at Lyndon

The book was later returned to circulation. Haley was bitter toward Lyndon Johnson, to say the least. Inhe published George W.

This book is not yet featured on Listopia. In a meeting at the Adolphus Hotel in DallasHaley had organized, with financial assistance from Orville Bullingtonthe Republican gubernatorial nominee, a short-lived third party, the “Jeffersonian Democrats of Texas”, to offer opposition to President Lookx D. See all condition definitions – opens in a new window or yexan His work led directly to the creation of the Panhandle-Plains Historical Museum.

A respected chronicler of early Texas ranch life, J Evetts Haley was also a local hard-core libertarian-leaning Democrat. I trust the superstructure we raise will be commensurate with the possibilities. My graduate advisor had been the advisor to LBJ during his stint as president. Learn More – opens in a new window or tab Any international shipping is paid in part to Pitney Bowes Inc. Evetts Haleywas a Texas -born political activist and historian who wrote multiple works on the American Westincluding an enduring biography of cattleman Charles Goodnight.


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Tom Carlson rated it liked it Sep 14, No act was too low if it meant gaining power for himself. Retrieved August 27, Select a valid country. The outrageous stories continue. He approached George Berham Parrthe political boss based in Duval County in South Texasand told Parr that if he became governor, “it will be my pleasure to lock you up. James Evetts Haley Sr.

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A very OOP book? Mouse over to Zoom – Click to enlarge. Af think I started two other books while actively avoiding plowing ahead through those middle chapters. People who viewed this item also viewed. Belleville, Illinois, United States.


It lyndo well though with the assassination and a final damning commentary on how Johnson was all too happy to see Dallas maligned for hatred of the president rather than the killer who was by all accounts a communist and as such would have been significantly less haleh in Dallas than Kennedy.

Back to home page. Not even his detractors could ever accuse Evetts Haley of being one of the crowd. Skip to main content.

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But consider how Haley describes the controversial voter rolls in Jim Wells County where candidate Johnson ultimately took an 86 vote lead he would not relinquish: His last line of the book: Frame of TazewellVirginiaand Christopher K.