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The Resource His Final Battle : the last months of Franklin Roosevelt, Joseph Lelyveld

His Final Battle : the last months of Franklin Roosevelt, Joseph Lelyveld

Label
His Final Battle : the last months of Franklin Roosevelt
Title
His Final Battle
Title remainder
the last months of Franklin Roosevelt
Statement of responsibility
Joseph Lelyveld
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Untangles the narrative threads of Roosevelt's final months, showing how he juggled the strategic, political, and personal choices he faced as the war, his presidency, and his life raced in tandem to their climax"--Dust jacket flap
Summary
From a Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist and author comes an intimate and hugely insightful account of Roosevelt's final months of life, when, despite a dire medical prognosis, he was determined to be re-elected, deal with Stalin, and bring the war to a successful conclusion
Writing style
Award
New York Times Notable Book, 2016
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10526798
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lelyveld, Joseph
Dewey number
  • 973.917092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Roosevelt, Franklin D.
  • Roosevelt, Franklin D.
  • United States
  • United States
  • Presidents
  • International relations
  • Last years of a person's life
  • Politics and government
  • Presidents
  • United States
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
Franklin Roosevelt in the last months
Label
His Final Battle : the last months of Franklin Roosevelt, Joseph Lelyveld
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"This is a Borzoi Book."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 375-381) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue: feeling plaintive -- Uncle Joe in Tehran -- Wilson's shadow -- Enormous heart -- Somewhere in the south -- Going after "bigger coins" -- The great tantalizer -- Commander-in-Chief -- Staying on the job -- Gallant, and pitiable -- At the Czar's palace -- Almost to victory
Control code
1647706
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
399 pages
Isbn
9780385350792
Lccn
2015050730
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780385350792
  • (OCoLC)932385572
Label
His Final Battle : the last months of Franklin Roosevelt, Joseph Lelyveld
Publication
Note
"This is a Borzoi Book."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 375-381) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue: feeling plaintive -- Uncle Joe in Tehran -- Wilson's shadow -- Enormous heart -- Somewhere in the south -- Going after "bigger coins" -- The great tantalizer -- Commander-in-Chief -- Staying on the job -- Gallant, and pitiable -- At the Czar's palace -- Almost to victory
Control code
1647706
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
399 pages
Isbn
9780385350792
Lccn
2015050730
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780385350792
  • (OCoLC)932385572

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