Franklin D. Roosevelt : a political life / Robert Dallek.

"A one-volume biography of Roosevelt by the #1 New York Times bestselling biographer of JFK, focusing on his career as an incomparable politician, uniter, and dealmaker In an era of such great national divisiveness, there could be no more timely biography of one of our greatest presidents than...

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Main Author: Dallek, Robert (Author)
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: New York, New York : Viking, an imprint of Penguin Random House LLC, [2017]
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Table of Contents:
  • Prologue: Everything to fear
  • -Chapter 1:The making of a patrician
  • Chapter 2:The making of a politician
  • Chapter 3: Polio
  • Chapter 4: "Chameleon on plaid"
  • Chapter 5: "Instrument of their wishes"
  • Chapter 6: "Trustee of the existing social system"
  • Chapter 7: Mastering Washington "bedlam"
  • Chapter 8: Triumph of the new order
  • Chapter 9: Second-term curse
  • Chapter 10:The worst of times
  • Chapter 11: Dangers abroad, uncertainties at home
  • Chapter 12: Faux neutral
  • Chapter 13: "Safe on third"
  • Chapter 14:The path to war
  • Chapter 15: Setbacks and losses: "We might lose this war"
  • Chapter 16:The end of the beginning
  • Chapter 17: "High promise of better things"
  • Chapter 18: "Dr. Win the War"
  • Chapter 19:The "good soldier"
  • Chapter 20: Winning the war, planning the peace
  • Chapter 21: Last full measure
  • Epilogue.