Eleanor Roosevelt by Blanche Wiesen Cook

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Published by Viking in New York, N.Y .

Written in English

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  • Roosevelt, Eleanor, -- 1884-1962.,
  • Presidents -- United States -- Wives -- Biography.

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Includes bibliographical references and index.

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StatementBlanche Wiesen Cook. Vol.2, 1933-1938.
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Open LibraryOL22599240M
ISBN 100670844985

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