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Around the world with LBJ

James U. Cross

Around the world with LBJ

my wild ride as Air Force One pilot, White House aide, and personal confidant

by James U. Cross

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  • 14 Currently reading

Published by University of Texas Press in Austin .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cross, James U. -- 1925-.,
  • Johnson, Lyndon B. -- 1908-1973 -- Friends and associates.,
  • Johnson, Lyndon B. -- 1908-1973.,
  • Presidents -- United States -- Staff -- Biography.,
  • Air pilots -- United States -- Biography.,
  • Air Force One (Presidential aircraft) -- History -- 20th century.,
  • Air travel -- History -- 20th century.,
  • Presidents -- United States -- Biography.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 198-200) and index.

    StatementJames U. Cross ; with Denise Gamino and Gary Rice.
    GenreBiography.
    ContributionsGamino, Denise., Rice, Gary.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE847.2 .C76 2008
    The Physical Object
    Pagination208 p. :
    Number of Pages208
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21174606M
    ISBN 100292717687
    ISBN 109780292717688
    LC Control Number2007043296

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