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Author Moe, Richard.

Title Roosevelt's second act : the election of 1940 and the politics of war / Richard Moe.

Publication Info. New York : Oxford University Press, [2013]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    973.917 MOE    Available
Description xvi, 376 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates ; 25 cm.
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Series Pivotal moments in American history
Pivotal moments in American history.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction: History repeating itself -- Shifting gears -- A laying on of hands -- Methods short of war -- Redefining neutrality -- The sphinx -- A year of consequence -- A hurricane of events -- The republicans appear on stage -- FDR decides -- Preparing for the big show -- Chicago: Following the script -- Chicago: Unscripted -- Drafts and destroyers -- The politics of war -- To the finish line -- Epilogue: The mandate.
Subject Roosevelt, Franklin D. (Franklin Delano), 1882-1945.
Roosevelt, Franklin Delano, 1882-1945.
Presidents -- United States -- Election -- 1940.
Presidents -- Term of office -- United States.
World War, 1939-1945 -- United States.
United States -- Politics and government -- 1933-1945.
United States -- Foreign relations -- 1933-1945.
ISBN 9780199981915

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