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The Resource The Last 100 Days

The Last 100 Days

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The Last 100 Days
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The Last 100 Days
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A revealing portrait of the end of Franklin Delano Roosevelt's life and presidency, shedding new light on how he made his momentous final policy decisions The first hundred days of FDR's presidency are justly famous, often viewed as a period of political action without equal in American history. Yet as historian David B. Woolner reveals, the last hundred might very well surpass them in drama and consequence. Drawing on new evidence, Woolner shows how FDR called on every ounce of his diminishing energy to pursue what mattered most to him: the establishment of the United Nations, the reinvigoration of the New Deal, and the possibility of a Jewish homeland in Palestine. We see a president shorn of the usual distractions of office, a man whose sense of personal responsibility for the American people bore heavily upon him. As Woolner argues, even in declining health FDR displayed remarkable political talent and foresight as he focused his energies on shaping the peace to come
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Woolner, David B
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  • Biography & Autobiography
  • History
  • Politics
  • Nonfiction
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The Last 100 Days
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OVERDRIVE:3b126fae-790f-486f-ba2a-e5490aff844e
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4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
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electronic
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9781541698444
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optical disk
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The Last 100 Days
Publication
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OVERDRIVE:3b126fae-790f-486f-ba2a-e5490aff844e
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9781541698444
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk

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