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A Favor for Fdr
Language: en
Pages: 224
Authors: Derek Hart
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2004-02-11 - Publisher: iUniverse

In response to the fear that the Nazis were developing an atomic bomb, the US government through the OSS (forerunner of the CIA) commissioned a super-secret mission to evaluate the status of German science and to assess their progress in the area of nuclear fission. So what were the Germans
Franklin Delano Roosevelt and Tammany Hall of New York
Language: en
Pages: 118
Authors: Charles LaCerra
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 1997 - Publisher: University Press of America

The story of the relationship of Franklin Delano Roosevelt with Tammany Hall of New York has never been completely told. FDR's dealings with the New York machine have received piecemeal treatment in numerous monographs and histories that record his life. In addition, there is a scholarly bias against connecting prominent
Forging the Trident
Language: en
Pages: 320
Authors: John B. Hattendorf, William P. Leeman
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-11-15 - Publisher: Naval Institute Press

Although Theodore Roosevelt has been the subject of numerous books, there has not been a single volume that traces Roosevelt’s interaction with the U.S. Navy from his work as a naval historian in the 1880s through his leadership of the Navy as president in the early twentieth century. The editors
Franklin Delano Roosevelt Memorial
Language: en
Pages: 78
Authors: United States. Congress. House. Committee on House Administration. Subcommittee on Enrolled Bills and Library
Categories: Monuments
Type: BOOK - Published: 1962 - Publisher:

Considers legislation to authorize the Franklin Delano Roosevelt Memorial Commission to raise funds for a Roosevelt memorial by the D.C. Tidal Basin.
In the Shadow of FDR
Language: en
Pages: 413
Authors: William Edward Leuchtenburg
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2001 - Publisher: Cornell University Press

A ghost has inhabited the Oval Office since 1945 -- the ghost of Franklin Delano Roosevelt. FDR's formidable presence has cast a large shadow on the occupants of that office in the years since his death, and an appreciation of his continuing influence remains essential to understanding the contemporary presidency.