Octavo, xv, 731pp. Blue hardcover, blue cloth spine, title printed over cloth. Stated “first edition” on copyright page. Publishers dust jacket, $24.95 price on front flap, fine. Inscribed by author to former Attorney General Nicholas Katzenbach: “For Nick Katzenbach, with fond memories, great respect, from his old friend – Tom Wicker.”
Comments: The recipient of this book, Nicholas Katzenbach, served as United States Attorney General for Lyndon B. Johnson. While serving as Deputy U.S. Attorney General, he notoriously confronted Alabama Governor George Wallace at the University of Alabama, demanding the school be integrated.