Eleanor Roosevelt: A Life of Discovery

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Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 1997 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 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
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I thought Eleanor's life was filled with many memories and moments of trouble and moments of happiness. I did not know very much about her life, now I feel like I know her whole story. This book by ... Read full review

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Contents

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About the author (1997)

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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