The Crisis of the Old Order, 1919-1933
Houghton Mifflin, 1957 - 557 páginas
First of a projected series of 4 volumes interpreting the history of our times in terms of Franklin Delano Roosevelt. This volume presents a study of the years preceding Roosevelt's first term.
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14 Smith still remained Raskob's favorite candidate even if for the moment the chairman smiled on all candidates who might stop Franklin D. Roosevelt . Smith had , after all , been a great governor of New York ; he had put on a notable ...
Yet the very evidence of Baker activity had the ironic effect of strengthening Farley in his dealings with the Garner leaders ; for of all the possible candidates , Baker , so profoundly identified despite himself with the League ...
After some delay , Boss Murphy replied by proposing as the organization candidate James W. Gerard , Wilson's Ambassador to Germany . When Gerard cabled the State Department from Berlin that he would run only if the President approved ...
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THE CRISIS OF THE OLD ORDER: 1919-1933, The Age Of Roosevelt, Volume ICrítica de los usuarios - Kirkus
In Schlesinger's view, Roosevelt is the summation of an era in American social, political and economic life. He corresponds, in this respect, to Napoleon; anything about him, whether bearing directly ... Leer comentario completo
The crisis of the old order, 1919-1933Crítica de los usuarios - Not Available - Book Verdict
While a lot of ink has been spilled profiling FDR, Schlesinger's three-volume work remains among the best efforts. Released in the late 1950s, the trio begins with a broader overview of his early ... Leer comentario completo