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The autobiography of Eleanor Roosevelt

Label
The autobiography of Eleanor Roosevelt
Title
The autobiography of Eleanor Roosevelt
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Activist, diplomat, and First Lady Eleanor Roosevelt recounts her life story in this autobiography that combines elements from her original three-volume work
Cataloging source
UkLiU
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1884-1962
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Roosevelt, Eleanor
Index
no index present
LC call number
E807.1.R48
LC item number
A3 1992
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Presidents
  • Roosevelt, Eleanor
  • Roosevelt, Eleanor
Label
The autobiography of Eleanor Roosevelt
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface -- Part I: This is my story -- Memories of my childhood -- Adolescence -- Home again -- Early days of our marriage -- A woman -- My introduction to politics -- Washington -- Growing independence -- A changing existence -- Readjustment -- The 1920 campaign and back to New York -- Trial by fire -- Part II: This I remember -- The private lives of public servants -- Private interlude: 1921-1927 -- The governorship years: 1928-1932 -- I learn to be a President's wife -- The first year: 1933 -- The peaceful years: 1934-1936 -- Second term: 1936-1937 -- The royal visitors -- Second term: 1939-1940 -- The coming of war: 1941 -- Visit to England -- Getting on with the war: 1943 -- Visit to the Pacific -- Teheran and the Caribbean -- The last term: 1944-1945 -- Part III: On my own -- An end and a beginning -- Not many dull minutes -- Learning the ropes in the UN -- I learn about Soviet tactics -- The Human Rights Commission -- Foreign travels -- The long way home -- Campaigning for Stevenson -- Bali and Morocco -- In the land of the Soviets -- A challenge for the west -- Part IV: The search for understanding -- Second visit to Russia -- The American dream -- Milestones -- The Democratic convention of 1960 -- Unfinished business
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xix, 454 pages, 24 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780306804762
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
The autobiography of Eleanor Roosevelt
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface -- Part I: This is my story -- Memories of my childhood -- Adolescence -- Home again -- Early days of our marriage -- A woman -- My introduction to politics -- Washington -- Growing independence -- A changing existence -- Readjustment -- The 1920 campaign and back to New York -- Trial by fire -- Part II: This I remember -- The private lives of public servants -- Private interlude: 1921-1927 -- The governorship years: 1928-1932 -- I learn to be a President's wife -- The first year: 1933 -- The peaceful years: 1934-1936 -- Second term: 1936-1937 -- The royal visitors -- Second term: 1939-1940 -- The coming of war: 1941 -- Visit to England -- Getting on with the war: 1943 -- Visit to the Pacific -- Teheran and the Caribbean -- The last term: 1944-1945 -- Part III: On my own -- An end and a beginning -- Not many dull minutes -- Learning the ropes in the UN -- I learn about Soviet tactics -- The Human Rights Commission -- Foreign travels -- The long way home -- Campaigning for Stevenson -- Bali and Morocco -- In the land of the Soviets -- A challenge for the west -- Part IV: The search for understanding -- Second visit to Russia -- The American dream -- Milestones -- The Democratic convention of 1960 -- Unfinished business
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xix, 454 pages, 24 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780306804762
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations

Library Locations

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