Eleanor Roosevelt: A Life of Discovery

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Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 1993 - 198 pages
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The intriguing story of Eleanor Roosevelt told by an award-winning author traces the life of the former first lady, from her early childhood through the tumultuous years in the White House to her active role in the founding of the United Nations after World War II. 140 photos.
  

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I liked the fusion of photographs throughout the book. - Goodreads
I enjoyed the pictures a lot. - Goodreads
Great book, lots of pictures. - Goodreads
The pictures are also supportive. - Goodreads

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User Review  - Joanna Roof - Goodreads

Best I've read in awhile. Learned so much about her. Amazing all that she accomplished and managed to do so despite the things she went thru with family members. Very strong woman Read full review

Review: Eleanor Roosevelt: A Life of Discovery

User Review  - Dana - Goodreads

Even thought it's geared to middle-school aged kiddos, I enjoyed this. I knew very little about Eleanor Roosevelt and this was a nice, quick snapshot of her life. I'm not normally a history buff, but ... Read full review

Contents

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II
5
III
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IV
47
V
63
VI
77
VII
97
VIII
115
IX
127
X
147
XI
169
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193
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Russell Freedman has received nearly every children's literature award, including the Newbery Medal, several Newbery Honors, and the Sibert Medal, as well as a National Humanities Medal and the May Hill Arbuthnot Honor Lecture Award. He lives in New York City and travels widely to research his books.

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