Eleanor Roosevelt: A Life of Discovery

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Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 1997 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 198 pages
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The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) within the U.S. Department of Justice presents FBI case documents regarding American author, diplomat, humanitarian, and former U.S. first lady Eleanor Roosevelt (1884-1962) in PDF format. The case file is provided as part of the FBI's Freedom of Information Privacy Acts (FOIPA) Web site.
 

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This biography about Eleanor Roosevelt was written in an inspiring format. I could picture in my head all the events listed withiin the covers of this book. She had a hard life dealing with the ... Read full review

ELEANOR ROOSEVELT: A Life of Discovery

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A timid child from a dysfunctional family, Eleanor Roosevelt became a courageous woman whose career was propelled by a series of devastating events: FDR's polio, his relationship with Lucy Mercer, his ... Read full review

Contents

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Russell Freedman received the Newbery Medal for LINCOLN: A PHOTOBIOGRAPHY. He is also the recipient of three Newbery Honors, the Sibert Medal, and the Laura Ingalls Wilder Award, and was selected to give the 2006 May Hill Arbuthnot Honor Lecture. Mr. Freedman lives in New York City.

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