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The Roosevelt era;

Author: Milton Crane
Publisher: New York Boni and Gaer [1947]
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Genre/Form: History
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Crane, Milton, 1917-
Roosevelt era.
New York Boni and Gaer [1947]
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Milton Crane
OCLC Number: 275967
Description: xiv, 626 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: Epigraph: quotation from Roosevelt's first inaugural address --
Vag / John Dos Passos --
Washington weekend / Morris Markey --
The first Roosevelt year / Walter Lippmann --
New Deal honeymoon / Frederick Lewis --
The cave dwellers / Joseph Mitchell --
Mrs. Maddison returns to the land / Martha Gellhorn --
Jobs in the sky / Tess Slesinger --
Four stories / William March, Hilaire Hiler, Paul Engle, Kay Boyle --
Waiting for Santy / S.J. Perelman --
Redder than the Roosevelts / Heywood Broun --
I paint what I see / E.B. White --
Frescoes for Mr. Rockefeller's city / Archibald MacLeish --
The people's dividend ; Decentralization / David Lilienthal --
Bury the dead / Irwin Shaw --
It can't happen here / Sinclair Lewis --
The people, yes / Carl Sandburg --
Epigraph: quotation from Roosevelt's second inauguration --
Democratic suicide (1937-1938) / Jay Franklin --
The folklore of 1937 / Thurman Arnold --
Beaters of breasts / H.L. Mencken --
Tommy Gallagher's crusade / James T. Farrell --
Nazi meeting / Richard O. Boyer --
Liberal in a lounge car / E.B. White --
The cliché expert testifies as a Roosevelt hater / Frank Sullivan --
Time, life, fortune, Luce / Wolcott Gibbs --
Portrait of the intellectual as a Yale man / Mary McCarthy --
What are the Leftists saying? / James Thurber --
Union president: Joseph Curran / Richard O. Boyer --
Metropolis and her children / Federal Writers Project --
Triple-A plowed under / Federal Theatre Plays --
The river / Pare Lorentz --
Politics over Hollywood / Leo C. Rosten --
Black beans and white beans: Dr. George Gallup / Russell Maloney and A.J. Liebling --
"Being in a troublesome world": the historical setting / Hadley Cantril --
New tenants / Jonathan Daniels --
The People vs. Abe Lathan, colored / Erskine Caldwell --
The happiest man on earth / Albert Maltz --
From The grapes of wrath / John Steinbeck --
Nightmare with angels / Stephen Vincent Benet --
Weep in years to come / Irwin Shaw --
Epigraph: from President Roosevelt's speech on the outbreak of war in Europe --
The world of tomorrow / E.B. White --
For fun / Muriel Rukeyser --
An end to illusions / Reinhold Neibuhr --
The irresponsibles / Archibal MacLeish --
America, 1941 / Paul Engle --
My day / E.J. Hahn, Jr. --
Total war / Mark Van Doren --
Graven image / John O'Hara --
The educational of Wendell Willkie / Marquis W. Childs --
One world / Wendell L. Willkie --
Program to be opened in a hundred years / Norman Corwin --
Everybody tells me everything / Ogden Nash --
Business behind the lines: Major George Fielding Eliot / John Bainbridge --
Really simple fellows, just like you or me / John P. Marquand --
If we are to go on / Margaret Mead --
The polls tell the story / Selden Menefee --
A short wait between trains / Robert McLaughlin --
The touchin' case of Mr. and Mrs. Massa / St. Clair McKelway --
Meanwhile / Robert M. Coates --
Toward a happy ending / A.J. Liebling --
House guest: Henry Hopkins / Geoffrey T. Hellman --
Broadcast to the little businessmen of the nation / Henry A. Wallace --
The last two decades / W.L. White --
The enigma of FDR / Max Lerner --
Speech before the International Teamsters' Union, AFL, September 23, 1944 / Franklin D. Roosevelt --
Thursday afternoon / Jonathan Daniels.
Responsibility: with a foreword by Jonathan Daniels.
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