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The dying president : Franklin D. Roosevelt, 1944-1945

Author: Robert H Ferrell
Publisher: Columbia : University of Missouri Press, ©1998.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In this authoritative account, Robert H. Ferrell shows how the treatment of President Franklin D. Roosevelt's illness in 1944-1945 was managed by none other than the president himself. Although this powerful American president knew that he suffered from cardiovascular disease, he went to great lengths to hide that fact - both from his physician and from the public. The president's duplicity, though not easily  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biography
Biographie 1944-1945
Biographies
Case studies
Études de cas
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Ferrell, Robert H.
Dying president.
Columbia : University of Missouri Press, ©1998
(OCoLC)605351788
Online version:
Ferrell, Robert H.
Dying president.
Columbia : University of Missouri Press, ©1998
(OCoLC)608992146
Named Person: Franklin D Roosevelt; Franklin D Roosevelt; Franklin D Roosevelt; Franklin D Roosevelt; Franklin D Roosevelt; Franklin Delano Roosevelt; Franklin Delano Roosevelt; Franklin D Roosevelt
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Robert H Ferrell
ISBN: 0826211712 9780826211712
OCLC Number: 37917415
Description: vii, 185 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Introduction --
1. Guesswork --
2. March 28, 1944 --
3. Getting along --
4. Yalta and Warm Springs --
5. Conclusion.
Responsibility: Robert H. Ferrell.
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Focusing on President Franklin D. Roosevelt's illness, this book looks at how he aimed to hide it. It then goes on to show how his illness effected his role as the President of the US, such as making  Read more...

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