He Just Keeps Going and Going and Going

April 14, 2012 | 1

As the publication date nears for Robert Caro’s latest Lyndon Johnson installment, The Passage of Power, it’s a good idea to brush up on your history of Caro’s career. Enter Charles McGrath and his great portrait of one of the most prolific biographers of all time.

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One comment:

  1. I don’t think “prolific” is the right word. Caro’s books are long, but many years pass between them (ten since the last one), and he’s only published five total, including the one that’s not quite out yet.

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