Reading between the lines of Sweig’s extensive, engaging new biography, Lady Bird Johnson, it is possible to see her as the perfect bridge to the modern first lady…. A revelation.
NEW YORK TIMES BOOK REVIEW
Sweig explores the life of Mrs. Johnson and dives deep on how she used her position to influence power, fight for causes including the environment and women's liberation, and change the way First Ladies would do their jobs forever.
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Sweig has written an inviting, challenging, well-told tale of the thoroughly modern partner and strategist Lady Bird Johnson, whose skill and complexity emerge fully in this rich tale of history and humanity.
JOHN DICKERSON, CBS NEWS