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|Additional Physical Format:||Print version:
Roosevelt, Eleanor, 1884-1962.
Eleanor Roosevelt papers.
Detroit : Thomson Gale, ©2007
|Named Person:||Eleanor Roosevelt; Eleanor Roosevelt|
|Material Type:||Document, Internet resource|
|Document Type:||Internet Resource, Computer File|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Eleanor Roosevelt; Allida M Black; Hillary Rodham Clinton
|Notes:||"Volume 1 the human rights years, 1945-1948."
Originally intended as a 5 v. set, only v. 1 published; later vols., including a republication of v. 1, to be published by the University of Virginia Press beginning in 2009.
|Reproduction Notes:||Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL|
|Description:||1 online resource (1000 pages) : illustrations, map|
|Details:||Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.|
|Contents:||v. 1. The human rights years, 1945-1948 --
v. 2. The human rights years, 1949-1952 --
v. 3. The Cold War, 1953-1956 --
v. 4. The Cold War, 1957-1960 --
v. 5. The New Frontier, 1961-1963.
|Responsibility:||Allida Black, editor ; John F. Sears and Mary Jo Binker, associate editors ; Craig Daigle and Michael Weeks, assistant editors ; Christopher Alhambra, electronic editor ; with Christopher Brick [and others], editorial fellows ; [foreword by Hillary Rodham Clinton].|
"The 410 documents in The Eleanor Roosevelt Papers, Vol. I: The Human Rights Years, 1945-1948 not only tell the tale of ER's development as a political force in her own right and the impact she had on American politics and the United Nations, but also the serious treatment she received from those in power. They disclose the inner workings of Truman's first administration, the United Nations, and the major social and political movements of the postwar world. They trace ER's efforts to defend the New Deal, strengthen the United Nations, confront the refugee crisis, advise Truman and party leaders, confront cold war polemics, defend civil rights and civil liberties, recognize Israel, and build popular support for human rights at home and abroad. In the process, they reveal the intense struggles ER's correspondents and advisors had confronting a war-scarred world, the conflicting advice they gave her, and the material ER reviewed and the people she consulted while determi.
- Roosevelt, Eleanor, -- 1884-1962 -- Archives.
- Presidents' spouses -- United States -- Archives.
- Human rights -- History -- Sources.
- United Nations. -- Commission on Human Rights -- Sources.
- United States -- Politics and government -- 1945-1953 -- Sources.
- Roosevelt, Eleanor, -- 1884-1962.
- United Nations. -- Commission on Human Rights.
- Human rights.
- Politics and government
- Presidents' spouses.
- United States.