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  • Leadership: In Turbulent Times

    • ASIN: 1476795924
    • ISBN: 1476795924
    • Manufacturer: Simon & Schuster

  • American Moonshot: John F. Kennedy and the Great Space Race

    • ASIN: 006265506X
    • ISBN: 006265506X
    • Manufacturer: Harper

    Instant New York Times BestsellerAs the fiftieth anniversary of the first lunar landing approaches, the award winning historian and perennial New York Times bestselling author takes a fresh look at the space program, President John F. Kennedy’s inspiring challenge, and America’s race to the moon.“We choose to go to the Moon in this decade and... [Read More]

  • The Soul of America: The Battle for Our Better Angels

    • ASIN: 0399589813
    • ISBN: 0399589813
    • Manufacturer: Random House

    #1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • Pulitzer Prize–winning author Jon Meacham helps us understand the present moment in American politics and life by looking back at critical times in our history when hope overcame division and fear.NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY NPR • The Christian Science Monitor • Southern Living Our current clima... [Read More]

  • War and Peace: FDR's Final Odyssey: D-Day to Yalta, 1943-1945 (3) (FDR at War)

    • ASIN: 0544876806
    • ISBN: 0544876806
    • Brand: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
    • Manufacturer: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

    To mark the 75th Anniversary of D-Day, the stirring climax to Nigel Hamilton’s three-part saga of FDR at war—proof that he was WWII’s key strategist, even on his deathbed. “A first-class, lens-changing work.” —James N. Mattis, former United States Secretary of Defense Nigel Hamilton's celebrated trilogy culminates with a story of triump... [Read More]

  • The Accidental President: Harry S. Truman and the Four Months That Changed the World

    • ASIN: B01MQVT9TG
    • Manufacturer: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

    “[A] well-judged and hugely readable book . . . few are as entertaining.”—Dominic Sandbrook, Sunday Times “A. J. Baime is a master. His reporting and storytelling are woven to hypnotic effect. This is history and humanity in lush, vivid color.”—Doug Stanton, author of The Odyssey of Echo Company   Heroes are often defined as ordinary c... [Read More]

  • The River of Doubt: Theodore Roosevelt's Darkest Journey

    • ASIN: 0767913736
    • ISBN: 9780767913737
    • Brand: Random House
    • Manufacturer: Broadway Books

    At once an incredible adventure narrative and a penetrating biographical portrait, The River of Doubt is the true story of Theodore Roosevelt’s harrowing exploration of one of the most dangerous rivers on earth.The River of Doubt—it is a black, uncharted tributary of the Amazon that snakes through one of the most treacherous jungles in the worl... [Read More]

  • American Warlords: How Roosevelt's High Command Led America to Victory in World War II

    • ASIN: B00O2BS2YY
    • Manufacturer: Dutton Caliber

    From New York Times bestselling author Jonathan W. Jordan—author of Brothers, Rivals, Victors—comes the intimate true story of President Franklin Roosevelt’s inner circle of military leadership, the team of rivals who shaped World War II and America.“Superbly written, well researched, and highly interesting.”—Jean Edward Smith, New Yor... [Read More]

  • You Learn by Living: Eleven Keys for a More Fulfilling Life

    • ASIN: 0062061577
    • ISBN: 9780062061577
    • Brand: Harper Perennial
    • Manufacturer: Harper Perennial

    One of the most beloved figures of the twentieth century, First Lady Eleanor Roosevelt remains a role model for a life well lived. At the age of seventy-six, Roosevelt penned this simple guide to living a fuller life. now back in print, You Learn by Living is a powerful volume of enduring commonsense ideas and heartfelt values. offering her own ph... [Read More]

  • The Era of Franklin D. Roosevelt, 1933-1945: A Brief History with Documents (The Bedford Series in History and Culture)

    • ASIN: 0312133103
    • ISBN: 0312133103
    • Manufacturer: Bedford/St. Martin's

    The 45 primary sources found in Era of Franklin D. Roosevelt, 1933-1945 provide you with a rich context to understand the multifaceted role FDR had as president, reformer, policymaker, and commander-in-chief.

  • No Ordinary Time: Franklin and Eleanor Roosevelt: The Home Front in World War II

    • ASIN: 0684804484
    • ISBN: 0684804484
    • Brand: Simon Schuster
    • Manufacturer: Simon & Schuster

  • The President as Architect : Franklin D. Roosevelt's Top Cottage

    • ASIN: 0962536830
    • ISBN: 0962536830
    • Brand: Brand: Mount Ida Press
    • Manufacturer: Mount Ida Press

    Mount Ida Press announces the publication of The President as Architect: Franklin D. Roosevelt’s Top Cottage, written by John G. Waite Associates, Architects. Richly illustrated with 120 photos and architectural drawings, this new book traces the history of Roosevelt’s long-forgotten retreat near Hyde Park—from the president’s original draw... [Read More]

  • Franklin Delano Roosevelt: The American Presidents Series: The 32nd President, 1933-1945

    • ASIN: 0805069593
    • ISBN: 0805069593
    • Manufacturer: Times Books

    A masterly work by the New York Times bestselling author of Churchill and GladstoneA protean figure and a man of massive achievement, Franklin Delano Roosevelt was the only man to be elected to the presidency more than twice. In a ranking of chief executives, no more than three of his predecessors could truly be placed in contention with his standi... [Read More]

  • FDR

    • UPC: 783324816600
    • ASIN: 0812970497
    • ISBN: 0812970497
    • Brand: Random House
    • Manufacturer: Random House

    NATIONAL BESTSELLER - "A model presidential biography... Now, at last, we have a biography that is right for the man" - Jonathan Yardley, The Washington Post Book WorldOne of today’s premier biographers has written a modern, comprehensive, indeed ultimate book on the epic life of Franklin Delano Roosevelt. In this superlative volume, Jean Edward ... [Read More]

  • Franklin and Winston: An Intimate Portrait of an Epic Friendship

    • ASIN: 0812972821
    • ISBN: 0812972821
    • Brand: Meacham, Jon
    • Manufacturer: Random House Trade Paperbacks

    NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLERThe most complete portrait ever drawn of the complex emotional connection between two of history’s towering leaders Franklin Roosevelt and Winston Churchill were the greatest leaders of “the Greatest Generation.” In Franklin and Winston, Jon Meacham explores the fascinating relationship between the two men who piloted... [Read More]

  • This Little President: A Presidential Primer

    • ASIN: 1481458507
    • ISBN: 9781481458504
    • Brand: Little Simon
    • Manufacturer: Little Simon

    Learn all about the US presidents with this fun and colorful board book perfect for leaders-in-training!Leading our country. Helping you and me. Keeping all fifty states safe, happy, and free. Little presidents have a great big job. Now even the youngest patriots can learn about America’s presidential history with this bright and playful board ... [Read More]

  • Rightful Heritage: Franklin D. Roosevelt and the Land of America

    • ASIN: 0062089234
    • ISBN: 0062089234
    • Brand: Harpercollins
    • Manufacturer: Harper

    NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER The acclaimed, award-winning historian—“America’s new past master” (Chicago Tribune)—examines the environmental legacy of FDR and the New Deal.Douglas Brinkley’s The Wilderness Warrior celebrated Theodore Roosevelt’s spirit of outdoor exploration and bold vision to protect 234 million acres of wild America. N... [Read More]

  • Eleanor and Franklin: The Story of Their Relationship, based on Eleanor Roosevelt's Private Papers

    • ASIN: 0393074595
    • ISBN: 0393074595
    • Manufacturer: W. W. Norton & Company

    Eleanor and Franklin is one of the most highly acclaimed biographies written in recent times. Its author, Joseph Lash, won the Pulitzer and National Book Award in biography, as well as the Francis Parkman Prize of the Society of American Historians. Its focus is Eleanor Roosevelt and her complex relationship with FDR. Based on her personal papers a... [Read More]

  • The Dying President: Franklin D. Roosevelt, 1944-1945

    • ASIN: 0826211712
    • ISBN: 0826211712
    • Brand: Brand: University of Missouri
    • Manufacturer: University of Missouri

    In this authoritative account, Robert H. Ferrell shows how the treatment of President Franklin D. Roosevelt's illness in 1944- 1945 was managed by none other than the president himself. Although this powerful American president knew that he suffered from cardiovascular disease, he went to great lengths to hide that fact—both from his physician an... [Read More]

  • Upstairs at the White House: My Life with the First Ladies

    • ASIN: 1504038673
    • ISBN: 1504038673
    • Manufacturer: Open Road Media

    In this New York Times bestseller, the White House chief usher for nearly three decades offers a behind-the-scenes look at America’s first families.  J. B. West, chief usher of the White House, directed the operations and maintenance of 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue—and coordinated its daily life—at the request of the president and his family. He... [Read More]

  • The White House Looks South: Franklin D. Roosevelt, Harry S. Truman, Lyndon B. Johnson (WALTER LYNWOOD FLEMING LECTURES IN SOUTHERN HISTORY)

    • ASIN: 0807130796
    • ISBN: 0807130796
    • Brand: Brand: Louisiana State University Press
    • Manufacturer: Louisiana State Univ Pr

    Perhaps not southerners in the usual sense, Franklin D. Roosevelt, Harry S. Truman, and Lyndon B. Johnson each demonstrated a political style and philosophy that helped them influence the South and unite the country in ways that few other presidents have. Combining vivid biography and political insight, William E. Leuchtenburg offers an engaging ac... [Read More]

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