Eleanor Roosevelt: Transformative First Lady

Eleanor Roosevelt: Transformative First Lady

by Maurine H. Beasley

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780700617272
Publisher: University Press of Kansas
Publication date: 10/21/2010
Pages: 318
Sales rank: 1,311,239
Product dimensions: 5.90(w) x 9.50(h) x 1.20(d)

About the Author

Maurine H. Beasley, Professor Emerita of Journalism at the University of Maryland, has been an education editor for the Kansas City Star and staff writer for the Washington Post. She is the author of First Ladies and the Press and coeditor of the Eleanor Roosevelt Encyclopedia.

Table of Contents


Editor's Foreword
Preface
Acknowledgments
Introduction
1. Finding a Place
2. Launching a Career
3. Merging the Personal and the Political
4. Claiming the Public Stage
5. Reaching the Dispossessed
6. Backing the War Effort
7. Visionary of the World
8. Modeling Political Leadership
Notes
Bibliographic Essay
Index

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