"Thankfully Enigma Books has now brought this landmark back to life."--Peter Zelikow, "Foreign Affairs" Because it offers a rare insight into the workings of Franklin Delano Roosevelt's wartime diplomacy, this book is the classic account of FDR's foreign policy during World War II, examining how Harry Hopkins, his friend and confidant, became the ...Read More"Thankfully Enigma Books has now brought this landmark back to life."--Peter Zelikow, "Foreign Affairs" Because it offers a rare insight into the workings of Franklin Delano Roosevelt's wartime diplomacy, this book is the classic account of FDR's foreign policy during World War II, examining how Harry Hopkins, his friend and confidant, became the president's "point man" with Stalin, Churchill, de Gaulle, and other allied leaders. It is the inside history of America's inevitable wartime rise as a great power, written in wonderfully readable prose by White House speechwriter and prize-winning playwright Robert Sherwood.Read Less
Very good. No dust jacket. Bumped corner, ink markings showing owner and June 1949 on left fep. 979 p. Includes: illustrations, index. Black cloth over boards, red block on spine with gilt title After the death of FDR and then Hopkiins, Sherwood was asked by some of his family to consider finishing a book that Hopkins had started writing. Sherwood went on to do more research, interviews, etc. and came up with this lesson and history of a historical time.
Fair. 979 pages. Hardcover, no dustjacket. reading copy. HISTORY. A biographical book that describes acts between Franklin Delano Roosevelt and a member of his Cabinet. Includes an Index. (Key Words: United States History, Biography, Franklin Delano Roosevelt, Harry L. Hopkins, The Kremlin, Atlantic Conference, Robert E. Sherwood, The Arcadia Conference, Vichy, Henry L. Stimson, Samuel I. Rosenman, Benito Mussolini, Cordell Hull, Adolf Hitler, W. Averell Harriman, James A. Farley, Charles De Gaulle, Winston Churchill, Lord Beaverbrook, General H. H. Arnold, Casablanca, Teheran, Yalta Conference)
Good, no DJ, clean, good binding, shows shelf & corner wear, book plate on front pastedown & name on endpapers. Black cloth boards & spine with gilt lettering on red on spine. Hardcover. 979 + xvii pp incl table of contents, list of illustrations, introduction, operation code names, notes and an index + 16 pp of B&W photos. 6x8.5 inches.
Good. No dust jacket. binding tight and clean; pages starting to fade a bit. xvii, 979 p. illus., ports., map. 22 cm. Includes: Illustrations, Maps, Portraits. Bibliographical references included in "Notes" (p. 937-962)
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