Everything you need to understand or teach Lyndon Johnson and the American Dream by Doris Kearns Goodwin.
Doris Goodwin provides an insightful, intimate look at the private Lyndon Johnson that the public never knew. From his meteoric rise to power and the presidency, the reader gains full understanding of this complicated, driven figure of twentieth century politics and the almost Shakespearian-like fatal flaws which lead to his downfall.
Born into a family in which husband and wife shared exponentially different views and values, Lyndon Johnson grew up in small-town Texas...
Lyndon Johnson and the American Dream Lesson Plans contain 135 pages of teaching material, including: