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Eleanor Roosevelt: A Life of Discovery

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Synopsis:

The intriguing story of Eleanor Roosevelt 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. A Newberry Honor Book.

About the Author

Russell Freedman is the author of nearly 50 books for youngpeople. His work includes, for Clarion, the Newbery Medal bookLincoln: A Photobiography, the Newbery Honor book EleanorRoosevelt: A Life of Discovery, and more recently, The Voice ThatChallenged a Nation: Marian Anderson and the Struggle for EqualRights, which received both a Newbery Honor and the Robert F.Sibert Informational Book Award. Mr. Freedman lives in NewYork City.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780899198620
Subtitle:
A Life of Discovery
Author:
Freedman, Russell
Publisher:
HMH Books for Young Readers
Location:
New York :
Subject:
Historical
Subject:
Girls & Women
Subject:
Women
Subject:
United states
Subject:
Biography & Autobiography - Historical
Subject:
Biography & Autobiography - Political
Subject:
Children's 9-12 - Biography / Autobiography
Subject:
Biography & Autobiography - General
Subject:
Presidents
Subject:
History - United States/20th Century
Subject:
Roosevelt, Eleanor, 1884-1962
Subject:
Biography & Autobiography - U.S. Presidents & First Ladies
Subject:
Presidents' spouses
Subject:
First Ladies
Subject:
Women -- Biography.
Subject:
Roosevelt, Eleanor
Subject:
Presidents' spouses -- United States.
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade Cloth
Series Volume:
9436
Publication Date:
August 1993
Binding:
Electronic book text in proprietary or open standard format
Grade Level:
from 4 to 6
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
208
Dimensions:
10 x 7.5 x 0.75 in 1.91 lb
Age Level:
09-12

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