Franklin D. Roosevelt by Robert Dallek

Franklin D. Roosevelt

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 deal makerIn an era of such great national divisiveness, there could be no more timely biography of one of our greatest presidents than one that focuses on his unparalleled political ability as a uniter and consensus maker. Robert Dallek’s Franklin D. Roosevelt: A Political Life takes a fr...


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TitleFranklin D. Roosevelt
ISBN9780525427902
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Release DateNov 7th, 2017
PublisherViking
LanguageEnglish
GenreBiography, Nonfiction, History, Politics, North American Hi..., American History, War, World War II, Presidents
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Reviews Franklin D. Roosevelt

  • Dave
    1970-01-01
    Well written and good. It didn't strike me as excellent because of the things that the author focused on and the things that he skipped. Such a huge work kept my mind thinking throughout. I have a desire to capture some of the thoughts: What New Deal policies could be ended? Which should be expanded? Social Security expanded into basic income for all seems appropriate. Medicare for all as single payer healthcare is another. More Keynesian economi...
  • Steve
    1970-01-01
    One of the best and most detailed biographies I have read on Franklin D. Roosevelt. Very well written and researched.