Robert Moses

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Will Robert Caro’s biography of LBJ ever be finished?

3 August 2019 9:00 am

Robert Caro, at the age of 83, continues to work full-time on his grand inquiry into the nature of political…

Robert Moses in 1952

The sadist who wrecked New York, and the last of the great biographers

4 July 2015 9:00 am

John R. MacArthur on the bureaucratic titan who gratuitously bulldozed a great city and displaced and demoralised half a million of its inhabitants