Robert A. Caro
|Robert Allan Caro|
|Born|| October 30, 1935 |
New York City, New York
Robert Allan Caro (born October 30, 1935) is an author from New York City known for his extensive work documenting the life of former Democrat president Lyndon B. Johnson. He previously worked in New Jersey as a journalist.
The Years of Lyndon Johnson
In his series on Johnson, Caro has so far published four books:
- The Path to Power
- Means of Ascent
- Master of the Senate
- The Passage of Power
Following the release of the first book in 1982, former Republican president Richard Nixon commented in an interview:
|“||...it makes [Johnson] look like a godd*** animal... because he was.||”|
Caro reportedly is currently working on a final volume of the series.
- ↑ List of books by author Robert A. Caro. thriftbooks.com. Retrieved June 11, 2021.
- ↑ CNN (July 31, 2013). Nixon with no expletives deleted. YouTube. Retrieved June 11, 2021.
- ↑ Vick, Karl (April 4, 2019). Biographer Robert Caro Pauses as He Prepares His Final Lyndon B. Johnson Volume. TIME. Retrieved June 11, 2021.
- ↑ Biographer Robert Caro On Fame, Power And 'Working' To Uncover The Truth. NPR. Retrieved June 11, 2021.
- ↑ Italie, Hillel (May 8, 2020). Robert Caro writes, and waits, during the COVID-19 outbreak. Associated Press. Retrieved June 11, 2021.
- ↑ Schaub, Michael (May 11, 2020). Robert Caro Still Working on Final LBJ Book. KIRKUS. Retrieved June 11, 2021.
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