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The Roosevelt women

Betty Boyd Caroli

The Roosevelt women

by Betty Boyd Caroli

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Published by Basic Books in New York, NY .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Family,
  • Presidents,
  • Frau,
  • Presidents" spouses,
  • Family relationships,
  • Biographie,
  • Geschichte 1835-1980,
  • Biography,
  • Women

  • About the Edition

    Draws from letters, memoirs, and interviews to chronicle the lives of nine women from the Roosevelt clan, covering a period of 150 years; discussing their activities as wives, mothers, authors, campaigners, and socialites.

    Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 487-492) and index.

    StatementBetty Boyd Caroli
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE757.3 .C37 1998
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxv, 511 p. :
    Number of Pages511
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24962976M
    ISBN 100465071333, 0465071341
    ISBN 109780465071333, 9780465071340
    LC Control Number98037072
    OCLC/WorldCa39713794

      Eleanor Roosevelt’s book “It’s Up to the Women” was intended to lift the spirits of its readers as they moved through the Great Depression. Eleanor Roosevelt (Anna Eleanor Roosevelt) (rō´zəvĕlt), –, American humanitarian, York City. The daughter of Elliott Roosevelt and niece of Theodore Roosevelt, she was an active worker in social causes before she married () Franklin Delano Roosevelt, a distant retained these interests after marriage and while rearing her five children.

      Theodore Roosevelt, the 26th President of the United States, is noted for his exuberant personality, his leadership in the progressive movement, his range of interests, and his leadership in the Re.   Unlike Roosevelt, who grew up in a rich and aristocratic family, Hickok was born in to poverty in rural Wisconsin. In her book, the two middle-aged women embark on a beautiful and sensual love.

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Anna Eleanor Roosevelt was born on Octoin Manhattan, New York City, to socialites Anna Rebecca Hall and Elliott Bulloch Roosevelt. From an early age she preferred to be called by her middle name, Eleanor. Through her father, she was a niece of President Theodore h her mother, she was a niece of tennis champions Valentine Gill "Vallie" Political party: Democratic.

In the FDR Library in Hyde Park, among the effects of Anna Roosevelt Halsted, the only daughter of Franklin D. and Eleanor Roosevelt, there is a scrap of yellowing paper, about four inches by five.

It is covered with a penciled note in the kind of cryptic shorthand I and most writers I know use when insight or inspiration strikes. Get this from a library. The Roosevelt women. [Betty Boyd Caroli] -- Draws from letters, memoirs, and interviews to chronicle the lives of nine women from the Roosevelt clan, covering a period of years; discussing their activities as wives, mothers, authors.

Eleanor Roosevelt (Octo –November 7, ) was one of the most respected and beloved women of the 20th century. When her husband became president of the United States, Eleanor Roosevelt transformed the role of first lady by taking an active role in the work of her husband, Franklin D.

Franklin’s death, Eleanor Roosevelt was. He was a known reformer and opposed the power of the political machines.

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Roosevelt was known for many things: her writing, her activism on behalf of women’s rights and racial equality, and, of course, her long term as first lady of the United States, a .