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Robert Caro

Robert CaroAKA Robert Allan Caro

Born: 30-Oct-1935
Birthplace: Manhattan, NY

Gender: Male
Religion: Jewish
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Historian

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: Biographer of Lyndon Johnson

Wife: Ina Caro (author, also his research assistant, one son)
Son: Chase Caro

    High School: Horace Mann School, Riverdale, NY (1953)
    University: BA English, Princeton University (1957)
    University: Harvard University (Nieman Fellow, one year)

    ProPublica Journalism Advisory Board
    Pulitzer Prize for Biography 1975 for The Power Broker
    Pulitzer Prize for Biography 2003 for Master of the Senate
    National Book Award for Nonfiction 2002 for Master of the Senate

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Author of books:
The Power Broker: Robert Moses and the Fall of New York (1974, biography, of Robert Moses)
The Path to Power (1982, biography, of Lyndon B. Johnson)
Means of Ascent (1989, biography, of Lyndon B. Johnson)
Master of the Senate: The Years of Lyndon Johnson (2002, biography, of Lyndon B. Johnson)

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