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His final battle

Joseph Lelyveld

His final battle

the last months of Franklin Roosevelt

by Joseph Lelyveld

  • 229 Want to read
  • 4 Currently reading

Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Last years,
  • Politics and government,
  • Election,
  • World War, 1939-1945,
  • Presidents,
  • Biography,
  • Foreign relations

  • Edition Notes

    StatementJoseph Lelyveld
    SeriesThorndike Press large print popular and narrative nonfiction, Thorndike Press large print popular and narrative nonfiction
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE807 .L37 2016b
    The Physical Object
    Pagination727 pages (large print)
    Number of Pages727
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27226022M
    ISBN 101410495191
    ISBN 109781410495198
    LC Control Number2016036706
    OCLC/WorldCa957554697

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