The Resource 1940 : FDR, Willkie, Lindbergh, Hitler-the election amid the storm, Susan Dunn, (electronic resource)

1940 : FDR, Willkie, Lindbergh, Hitler-the election amid the storm, Susan Dunn, (electronic resource)

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1940 : FDR, Willkie, Lindbergh, Hitler-the election amid the storm
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1940
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FDR, Willkie, Lindbergh, Hitler-the election amid the storm
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Susan Dunn
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Ninteen fourty
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eng
Summary
In 1940, against the explosive backdrop of the Nazi onslaught in Europe, two farsighted candidates for the U.S. presidency-Democrat Franklin D. Roosevelt, running for an unprecedented third term, and talented Republican businessman Wendell Willkie-found themselves on the defensive against American isolationists and their charismatic spokesman Charles Lindbergh, who called for surrender to Hitler's demands. In this dramatic account of that turbulent and consequential election, historian Susan Dunn brings to life the debates, the high-powered players, and the dawning awareness of the Nazi threat as the presidential candidates engaged in their own battle for supremacy. 1940 not only explores the contest between FDR and Willkie but also examines the key preparations for war that went forward, even in the midst of that divisive election season. The book tells an inspiring story of the triumph of American democracy in a world reeling from fascist barbarism, and it offers a compelling alternative scenario to today's hyperpartisan political arena, where common ground seems unattainable
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Dunn, Susan
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Narrator: Corey Snow
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  • Presidents
  • Isolationism
  • United States
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1940 : FDR, Willkie, Lindbergh, Hitler-the election amid the storm, Susan Dunn, (electronic resource)
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Unabridged.
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9781452697437
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1940 : FDR, Willkie, Lindbergh, Hitler-the election amid the storm, Susan Dunn, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Color
not applicable
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unknown
Control code
MWT11412000
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  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
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1 online resource (1 audio file (14hr., 16 min.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
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not applicable
Isbn
9781452697437
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(sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
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not applicable
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not applicable
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unknown
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unknown
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digital.
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MWT11412000
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unknown
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access
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sound
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digital recording
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  • other
  • remote
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other
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
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