FDR, an intimate history

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Doubleday, 1983 - Biography & Autobiography - 563 pages
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Follows the life of F.D.R. from his childhood through prep school and college and his successive positions as Assistant Secretary of the Navy, Governor of New York, and embattled wartime President of the U.S.

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User Review  - gmillar - LibraryThing

This is a really good potted history of a big man, a story "written small" about a person who "wrote large" on the world as we now know it. As with other books by Nathan Miller that I have read, he ... Read full review


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Nathan Miller, a journalist, historian, and naval scholar, is the author of twelve books of history and biography, including The U.S. Navy: A History, which is used as a textbook at the U.S. Naval Academy, and the widely acclaimed Theodore Roosevelt: A Life. He lives in Washington, D.C.

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