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Nothing to fear : FDR's inner circle and the hundred days that created modern America

Author: Adam Cohen
Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Penguin Books, 2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This acclaimed work of history brings to life Franklin Roosevelt's first hundred days in office, when he and his inner circle launched the New Deal, forever reinventing the role of the federal government. As Cohen reveals, five fiercely intelligent, often clashing personalities presided over this transformation and pushed the president to embrace a bold solution. Nothing to Fear is the definitive portrait of the men  Read more...
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Named Person: Franklin D Roosevelt; Raymond Moley; Frances Perkins; Lewis W Douglas; Henry A Wallace; Harry L Hopkins; Lewis W Douglas; Harry L Hopkins; Raymond Moley; Frances Perkins; Franklin D Roosevelt; Henry A Wallace; Franklin D Roosevelt; Raymond Moley; Frances Perkins; Lewis W Douglas; Henry A Wallace; Harry L Hopkins
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Adam Cohen
ISBN: 9780143116653 0143116657
OCLC Number: 430052036
Notes: "A Penguin Book, History"--Page 4 of Cover.
Description: 372 pages, [8] pages of plates : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: 1. Action, and Action Now --
2. Moley! Moley! Moley! Lord God Almighty! --
3. The Hardest-Boiled Man in Washington --
4. Good Farming; Clear Thinking; Right Living --
5. Good Lord! This Is a Revolution! --
6. "Social Justice"...Has Been the Maxim of Her Life --
7. Just So We Get a Public Works Program --
8. He Must Be Part of This Historic Show --
9. People Don't Eat in the Long Run-They Eat Every Day.
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This acclaimed work of history brings to life Franklin Roosevelt's first hundred days in office, when he and his inner circle launched the New Deal, forever reinventing the role of the federal government. As Cohen reveals, five fiercely intelligent, often clashing personalities presided over this transformation and pushed the president to embrace a bold solution. Nothing to Fear is the definitive portrait of the men and women who engineered the nation's recovery from the worst economic crisis in American history.

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