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Engels | Druk: New edition | Paperback | 9780684804484
Boek cover No Ordinary Time van Doris Kearns Goodwin (Paperback)
Franklin and Eleanor Roosevelt - The Home Front in World War II
Winner of the Pulitzer Prize for History, No Ordinary Time is a monumental work, a brilliantly conceived chronicle of one of the most vibrant and revolutionary periods in the history of the United States. With an extraordinary collection of details, Goodwin masterfully weaves together a striking number of story lines--Eleanor and Franklin's marriage and remarkable partnership, Eleanor's life as First Lady, and FDR's White House and its impact on America as well as on a world at war. Goodwin effectively melds these details and stories into an unforgettable and intimate portrait of Eleanor and...
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Nederlands | Druk: 1 | Hardcover | 9789038914114
4.5 op 5 sterren
Boek cover Grandmere van David B. Roosevelt (Hardcover)
een persoonlijke geschiedenis van Eleanor Roosevelt
In 1905 trouwde Eleanor Roosevelt (1884-1962) met haar verre neef Franklin Delano Roosevelt, die de geschiedenis in zou gaan als langstzittende president van de VS. Hun huwelijk verliep bepaald niet zonder problemen. Er waren de jaren van de Depressie en de Tweede Oorlog; de polio-infectie waardoor FDR in 1921 ernstig verlamd raakte; het feit dat de president bepaald geen toonbeeld van huwelijkstrouw was. Toch was en bleef Eleanor steun en toeverlaat van haar man ' zijn bron van inspiratie en moed. Terwijl FDR zijn land door de moeilijke tijden loodste, groeide Eleanor uit tot een First Lady...
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Engels | Druk: 50 | Paperback | 9780062061577
Boek cover You Learn by Living van Eleanor Roosevelt (Paperback)
Eleven Keys for a More Fulfilling Life
One of the most beloved figures of the twentieth century, First Lady Eleanor Roosevelt remains a role model for a life well lived. At the age of seventy-six, Roosevelt penned this simple guide to living a fuller life. Now back in print, You Learn by Living is a powerful volume of enduring commonsense ideas and heartfelt values. Offering her own philosophy on living, Eleanor takes readers on a path to compassion, confidence, maturity, civic stewardship, and more. The following are her keys to a fulfilling life: Learning to Learn; Fear - the Great Enemy; The Uses of Time; The Difficult Art of...
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Engels | Druk: 1 | Paperback | 9780062355911
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Boek cover The Autobiography of Eleanor Roosevelt van Eleanor Roosevelt (Paperback)
A candid and insightful look at an era and a life through the eyes of one of the most remarkable Americans of the twentieth century, First Lady and humanitarian Eleanor Roosevelt. The daughter of one of New York&;s most influential families, niece of Theodore Roosevelt, and wife of President Franklin Delano Roosevelt, Eleanor Roosevelt witnessed some of the most remarkable decades in modern history, as America transitioned from the Gilded Age, the Progressive Era, and the Depression to World War II and the Cold War. A champion of the downtrodden, Eleanor drew on her experience and used her...
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Engels | Druk: 1 | Paperback | 9780679767299
Boek cover The Firebrand and the First Lady: Portrait of a Friendship van Patricia Bell-Scott (Paperback)
Pauli Murray, Eleanor Roosevelt, and the Struggle for Social Justice
Longlisted for the National Book Award A groundbreaking book—two decades in the works—that tells the story of how a brilliant writer-turned-activist, granddaughter of a mulatto slave, and the first lady of the United States, whose ancestry gave her membership in the Daughters of the American Revolution, forged an enduring friendship that changed each of their lives and helped to alter the course of race and racism in America. Pauli Murray first saw Eleanor Roosevelt in 1933, at the height of the Depression, at a government-sponsored, two-hundred-acre camp for unemployed women where...
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Engels | Paperback | 9781786994462
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Boek cover The Autobiography of Eleanor Roosevelt van Eleanor Roosevelt (Paperback)
Eleanor Roosevelt stands as one of the world's greatest humanitarians, having dedicated her remarkable life to the liberty and equality of all people. In this sincere and frank self-portrait she recounts her childhood - marked by the death of her mother and separation from the rest of her family at age seven - her marriage to Franklin D. Roosevelt; and the challenges of motherhood, including the tragic death of her second son, all of which occurred before her twenty-fifth birthday. It wasn't till her thirties that Eleanor Roosevelt began the life for which she is known. A committed...
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Engels | Paperback | 9781568589428
Boek cover Its Up to the Women van Eleanor Roosevelt (Paperback)
''Eleanor Roosevelt never wanted her husband to run for president. When he won, she . . . went on a national tour to crusade on behalf of women. She wrote a regular newspaper column. She became a champion of women's rights and of civil rights. And she decided to write a book.''--Jill Lepore, from the Introduction ''Women, whether subtly or vociferously, have always been a tremendous power in the destiny of the world,'' Eleanor Roosevelt wrote in It's Up to the Women, her book of advice to women of all ages on every aspect of life. Written at the height of the Great Depression, she called on...
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Engels | Luisterboek | 9781524702823 | Speelduur: 02:25:04
Boek cover Eleanor Roosevelt, Volume 3 van Blanche Wiesen Cook (Onbekend)
The War Years and After, 1939-1962
**One of the New York Times's 100 Notable Books of 2016 One of NPR's 10 Best Books of 2016 ''Heartachingly relevant...the Eleanor Roosevelt who inhabits these meticulously crafted pages transcends both first-lady history and the marriage around which Roosevelt scholarship has traditionally pivoted.'' -- The Wall Street Journal The final volume in the definitive biography of America's greatest first lady.** "Monumental and inspirational…Cook skillfully narrates the epic history of the war years… [a] grand biography." -- The New York Times Book Review Historians, politicians,...
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Engels | Luisterboek | Verteller: Karen Chilton | 9781501910807 | Speelduur: 14:26:37
Boek cover The Firebrand and the First Lady van Patricia Bell-Scott (Onbekend)
Portrait of a Friendship: Pauli Murray, Eleanor Roosevelt, and the Struggle for Social Justice
An important, groundbreaking book--two decades in work--that tells the story of the unlikely but history-changing twenty-eight-year bond forged between Pauli Murray (granddaughter of a mulatto slave, who, against all odds, as a lesbian black woman, became a lawyer, civil rights pioneer, Episcopal priest, poet, and activist) and Eleanor Roosevelt (First Lady of the United States from 1933 to 1948 and human rights internationalist) that critically shaped Eleanor Roosevelt's, and therefore FDR's, view of race and racism in America. It was a decades-long friendship--tender, moving, prodding,...
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Engels | Druk: 1 | Luisterboek | 9781478920304 | Speelduur: 05:13:18
Boek cover Its Up to the Women van Eleanor Roosevelt (Onbekend)
"Eleanor Roosevelt never wanted her husband to run for president. When he won, she . . . went on a national tour to crusade on behalf of women. She wrote a regular newspaper column. She became a champion of women's rights and of civil rights. And she decided to write a book." -- Jill Lepore, from the Introduction "Women, whether subtly or vociferously, have always been a tremendous power in the destiny of the world," Eleanor Roosevelt wrote in It's Up to the Women, her book of advice to women of all ages on every aspect of life. Written at the height of the Great Depression, she called on...
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