H-1960s is a forum for the discussion of the history, politics, culture, and legacy of the 1960s.

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Author: 
Julian E. Zelizer
Reviewer: 
Katherine A. Scott

Scott on Zelizer, 'The Fierce Urgency of Now: Lyndon Johnson, Congress, and the Battle for the Great Society'


Julian E. Zelizer. The Fierce Urgency of Now: Lyndon Johnson, Congress, and the Battle for the Great Society. New York: Penguin Press PHC, 2015. 384 pp. $29.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-59420-434-0.

Reviewed by Katherine A. Scott (Associate Historian, Senate Historical Office)
Published on H-1960s (September, 2016)
Commissioned by Zachary J. Lechner

Going All the Way with LBJ

Author: 
Christian G. Appy
Reviewer: 
Thomas B. Weyant

Weyant on Appy, 'American Reckoning: The Vietnam War and Our National Identity'


Christian G. Appy. American Reckoning: The Vietnam War and Our National Identity. New York: Penguin Press, 2015. 416 pp. $28.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-670-02539-8; $18.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-14-312834-2.

Reviewed by Thomas B. Weyant (University of Akron)
Published on H-1960s (July, 2016)
Commissioned by Zachary J. Lechner

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