The Resource Roosevelt's second act : the election of 1940 and the politics of war, Richard Moe, (electronic resource)

Roosevelt's second act : the election of 1940 and the politics of war, Richard Moe, (electronic resource)

Label
Roosevelt's second act : the election of 1940 and the politics of war
Title
Roosevelt's second act
Title remainder
the election of 1940 and the politics of war
Statement of responsibility
Richard Moe
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
""In Roosevelt's Second Act Richard Moe has shown in superb fashion that what might seem to have been an inevitable decision of comparatively little interest was far from it.""--David McCullough On August 31, 1939, nearing the end of his second and presumably final term in office, President Franklin Delano Roosevelt was working in the Oval Office and contemplating construction of his presidential library and planning retirement. The next day German tanks had crossed the Polish border; Britain and France had declared war. Overnight the world had changed, and FDR found himself being forced to c
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
973.917092
Index
index present
LC call number
E811
LC item number
.M58 2013eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Pivotal Moments in American History
Label
Roosevelt's second act : the election of 1940 and the politics of war, Richard Moe, (electronic resource)
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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
Control code
ocn852899265
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (pages cm)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781299737181
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
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.b34681231
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)852899265
  • ebl0199981922

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