The Franklin Roosevelts
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Published by Crestwood House, Maxwell Macmillan Canada, Maxwell Macmillan International in New York, Toronto, New York .
Written in English



  • United States


  • Roosevelt, Franklin D. 1882-1945 -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Roosevelt, Eleanor, 1884-1962 -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Roosevelt, Franklin D. 1882-1945.,
  • Roosevelt, Eleanor, 1884-1962.,
  • Presidents -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Presidents" spouses -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Presidents.,
  • First ladies.,
  • Women -- Biography.

Book details:

About the Edition

Describes the life and unprecedented four terms of the popular president, with an emphasis on his partnership with his wife Eleanor.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 45-46) and index.

Statementby Cass R. Sandak.
SeriesFirst families
LC ClassificationsE807 .S25 1992
The Physical Object
Pagination48 p. :
Number of Pages48
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1550540M
ISBN 100896866394
LC Control Number91030256

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