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In the time of the Americans : FDR, Truman, Eisenhower, Marshall, MacArthur--the generation that changed America's role in the world

Author: David Fromkin
Publisher: New York : Vintage Books, 1996.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Coming of age during World War I and attaining their finest hour in World War II and the Cold War, these men -- FDR, Truman, Eisenhower, Marshall, MacArthur -- transformed America from an isolated frontier nation into a global superpower. As he tells their stories, Fromkin, author of A Peace to End All Peace, shows how this generation not only made America great but largely succeeded in making it a force for good.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
History
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Fromkin, David.
In the time of the Americans.
New York : Vintage Books, 1996
(OCoLC)34810911
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: David Fromkin
ISBN: 9780307766069 0307766063 1299077471 9781299077478
OCLC Number: 829827459
Notes: Originally published: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 1995.
Description: 1 online resource
Responsibility: David Fromkin.

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Coming of age during World War I and attaining their finest hour in World War II and the Cold War, these men -- FDR, Truman, Eisenhower, Marshall, MacArthur -- transformed America from an isolated frontier nation into a global superpower. As he tells their stories, Fromkin, author of A Peace to End All Peace, shows how this generation not only made America great but largely succeeded in making it a force for good.

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