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Eleanor Roosevelt

Author: Blanche Wiesen Cook
Publisher: New York, NY : Viking, 1992-
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Eleanor Roosevelt; Eleanor Roosevelt
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Blanche Wiesen Cook
ISBN: 067080486X 9780670804863 0670844985 9780670844982
OCLC Number: 319064694
Description: 2 volumes
Contents: v. 1. 1884-1933 --
v. 2. 1933-1938. Volume 1: Ancestry and heritage --
Elliott and Anna --
Childhood of tears and loss --
Years of dreams and longing --
Allenswood and Marie Souvestre --
Coming out and courting --
Franklin and me, and Sarah makes three --
Eleanor Roosevelt, political wife --
Roosevelts in Wilson's Washington --
1919-20: Race riots and red scare, grief and renewal --
Campaign of 1920 and Louis Howe --
ER and the new women of the 1920s: Esther Lape and Elizabeth Read, first feminist friends --
Convalescence, marital unity, and separate spheres: Polio, val-kill, and warm springs --
ER, political boss --
New York's first lady, part-time --
Teaching and Todhunter --
ER at forty-five --
Earl Miller: Champion of her own --
Assignment ER: Lorena Hickok and the 1932 campaign --
First lady's first friend Volume 2: Becoming First Lady --
Public and private domains --
ER's revenge: Henrietta Nesbitt, head housekeeper --
Mobilizing the women's network: friendships, press conferences, patronage --
ER's New Deal for women --
Family discord and the London Economic Conference --
Private times and reports from Germany --
Creating a new community --
The quest for racial justice --
The crusade to end lynching --
Private friendship, public time --
Negotiating the political rapids --
1935: promises and compromises --
The victories of summer, 1935 --
Mobilizing for new action --
A silence beyond repair --
Red scare and campaign strategies, 1936 --
The Roosevelt hearth, after Howe --
The election of 1936 --
Postelection missions --
Second chance for the New Deal --
1937: to build a new movement --
A First Lady's survival: work and run --
This is my story --
This troubled world, 1938 --
Race radicals, youth and hope --
Storms on every front.
Responsibility: Blanche Wiesen Cook.

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