The Crisis of the Old Order, 1919-1933

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Houghton Mifflin, 1957 - Depressions - 557 pages
First of a projected series of 4 volumes interpreting the history of our times in terms of Franklin Delano Roosevelt. This volume presents a study of the years preceding Roosevelt's first term.

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THE CRISIS OF THE OLD ORDER: 1919-1933, The Age Of Roosevelt, Volume I

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In Schlesinger's view, Roosevelt is the summation of an era in American social, political and economic life. He corresponds, in this respect, to Napoleon; anything about him, whether bearing directly ... Read full review

The crisis of the old order, 1919-1933

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While a lot of ink has been spilled profiling FDR, Schlesinger's three-volume work remains among the best efforts. Released in the late 1950s, the trio begins with a broader overview of his early ... Read full review


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