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    • The Triumph and Tragedy of Lyndon Johnson

    • The White House Years
    • By: Joseph A. Califano Jr.
    • Narrated by: Norman Dietz
    • Length: 17 hrs and 27 mins
    • Unabridged
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    President Lyndon Johnson was bigger than life - and no one who worked for him or was subjected to the "Johnson treatment" ever forgot it. As Johnson's "Deputy President of Domestic Affairs", Joseph A. Califano's unique relationship with the president greatly enriches our understanding of our 36th president. Califano shows listeners LBJ's commitment to economic and social revolution, and his willingness to do whatever it took to achieve his goals.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • LBJ The Greatest President of 20th century

    • By David W. Goldstein on 07-28-15

    Regular price: $34.99

    • Our Damaged Democracy

    • We the People Must Act
    • By: Joseph A. Califano Jr.
    • Narrated by: Arthur Morey
    • Length: 6 hrs and 22 mins
    • Unabridged
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    This authoritative and passionate primer on the three branches of government reveals the changes - political, cultural, constitutional, technological, institutional - that render our government completely dysfunctional, and the urgent need to fix our democracy before it's too late. If you've been watching the news and worrying that our democracy no longer works, this book will help you understand why you're right. There is colossal concentration of power in the presidency.

    Regular price: $17.00

    • How to Raise a Drug-free Kid

    • The Straight Dope for Parents
    • By: Joseph A. Califano Jr.
    • Narrated by: James Yaegashi
    • Length: 11 hrs and 13 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Drawing on more than two decades of research at The National Center on Addiction and Substance Abuse at Columbia University (CASAColumbia), founder Joseph A. Califano, Jr., presents a clear, commonsense guide to helping kids stay drug-free. All parents dream of a healthy, productive, and fulfilling future for their children; Califano shows which specific actions work and what parents can do to teach, protect, and empower their children to have the greatest chance of making that future come true.

    Regular price: $24.49