FDR's splendid deception

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Dodd, Mead, 1985 - Biography & Autobiography - 250 pages
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Review: FDR's Splendid Deception: The Moving Story of Roosevelt's Massive Disability - and the Intense Efforts to Conceal It from the Public

User Review  - Rick Rapp - Goodreads

FDR was a man whose image was bigger than life; his leadership led the US through its "darkest period"…the Depression and the subsequent World War. As an individual, however, FDR was troubled. He ... Read full review

Review: FDR's Splendid Deception: The Moving Story of Roosevelt's Massive Disability - and the Intense Efforts to Conceal It from the Public

User Review  - Lisa Shawn - Goodreads

I really enjoyed this book,which explains the extent that the Secret Service (and FDR himself) went to hide Roosevelt's disability from the American public. It's shocking to realize that during FDR's ... Read full review

Contents

ONSET
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CRISIS
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CONVALESCENCE
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About the author (1985)

Hugh Gallagher has written for "Harper's, Rolling Stone, Wired, Dirt, Grand Royal," and "Flash Art." He has performed on National Public Radio, recorded spoken work under the name Hugh Brown Shu, and his college application essay is an Internet classic. He lives in New York City.

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