Robert Caro, Author of Master of the Senate


Robert Caro
* Author, Master of the Senate: The Years of Lyndon Johnson (Knopf, 2002)
* Author, Means of Ascent (The Years of Lyndon Johnson, Volume 2) (Vintage Books, 1991)
* Author, The Path to Power (The Years of Lyndon Johnson, Volume 1) (Vintage Books, 1990)

Joe Adalian
* TV Editor, Daily Variety in Los Angeles

Historian Robert Caro has spent more than 25 years researching and writing about the life of President Lyndon Baines Johnson. Neal Conan talks with Pulitzer prize winning author Robert Caro about his latest book Master of the Senate, about Lyndon Johnson BEFORE he became president.



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