Roosevelt S Secret War

Roosevelt s Secret War
Publisher Random House Trade Paperbacks
Release Date
Category History
Total Pages 564
ISBN 9780375761263
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A major new study of FDR's role in the "secret war" undergirding World War II reveals Roosevelt to be an enthusiastic instigator of many covert operations against the Nazis, the Japanese, and the Soviet Union. Reprint. 60,000 first printing.

Roosevelt s Secret War
  • Author : Joseph E. Persico
  • Publisher : Random House Trade Paperbacks
  • Release Date : 2001

A major new study of FDR's role in the "secret war" undergirding World War II reveals Roosevelt to be an enthusiastic instigator of many covert operations against the Nazis, the Japanese, and the Soviet Union. Reprint. 60,000 first printing.

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The Imperial Cruise
  • Author : James Bradley
  • Publisher : Little, Brown
  • Release Date : 2009-11-24

In 1905 President Teddy Roosevelt dispatched Secretary of War William Howard Taft on the largest U.S. diplomatic mission in history to Hawaii, Japan, the Philippines, China, and Korea. Roosevelt's glamorous twenty-one year old daughter Alice served as mistress of the cruise, which included senators and congressmen. On this trip, Taft

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The Pearl Harbor Secret  Why Roosevelt Undermined the U S  Navy
  • Author : Sewall Menzel
  • Publisher : ABC-CLIO
  • Release Date : 2020-05-31

This book provides a penetrating look into U.S. President Franklin D. Roosevelt's brilliant strategy to bait Adolf Hitler into declaring war on America in order to defeat Germany militarily, thus preventing the Nazis from developing the atomic bomb. In late 1939, President Roosevelt learned that Hitler was attempting to develop

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Pearl Harbor
  • Author : George Morgenstern
  • Publisher : Pickle Partners Publishing
  • Release Date : 2017-04-07

First published in 1947, Pearl Harbor: The Story of the Secret War is widely regarded as the first Revisionist book about the attack on Pearl Harbor on December 7, 1941, and the complex history which preceded and followed it. Although it drew both criticism and praise on its initial release, this book covers

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Stalin s Secret Agents
  • Author : M. Stanton Evans,Herbert Romerstein
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2012-11-13

A primary source examination of the infiltration of Stalin's Soviet intelligence network by members of the American government during World War II reveals the dictator's dubious partnerships with such top-level figures as Vice President Henry Wallace and chief advisor Harry Hopkins. Co-written by the author of Blacklisted by History.

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Those Angry Days
  • Author : Lynne Olson
  • Publisher : Random House Incorporated
  • Release Date : 2013

Traces the crisis period leading up to America's entry in World War II, describing the nation's polarized interventionist and isolation factions as represented by the government, in the press and on the streets, in an account that explores the forefront roles of British-supporter President Roosevelt and isolationist Charles Lindbergh. (This

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President Roosevelt and the Coming of the War  1941
  • Author : Charles Beard
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2017-09-29

Conceived by Charles Beard as a sequel to his provocative study of American Foreign Policy in the Making, 1932-1940, President Roosevelt and the Coming of the War outraged a nation, permanently damaging Beard's status as America's most influential historian.Beard's main argument is that both Democratic and Republican leaders, but

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The Daughters of Yalta
  • Author : Catherine Grace Katz
  • Publisher : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
  • Release Date : 2020-09-29

The untold story of the three intelligent and glamorous young women who accompanied their famous fathers to the Yalta Conference with Stalin, and of the fateful reverberations in the waning days of World War II. Tensions during the Yalta Conference in February 1945 threatened to tear apart the wartime alliance among

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Roosevelt s Centurions
  • Author : Joseph E. Persico
  • Publisher : Random House
  • Release Date : 2013-05-28

“FDR’s centurions were my heroes and guides. Now Joe Persico has written the best account of those leaders I've ever read.”—Colin L. Powell All American presidents are commanders in chief by law. Few perform as such in practice. In Roosevelt’s Centurions, distinguished historian Joseph E. Persico reveals

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Churchill s Secret War
  • Author : Madhusree Mukerjee
  • Publisher : Basic Books
  • Release Date : 2010-08-10

A dogged enemy of Hitler, resolute ally of the Americans, and inspiring leader through World War II, Winston Churchill is venerated as one of the truly great statesmen of the last century. But while he has been widely extolled for his achievements, parts of Churchill’s record have gone woefully

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Franklin And Winston
  • Author : Jon Meacham
  • Publisher : Random House Incorporated
  • Release Date : 2004

Examines the complex relationship between Franklin Roosevelt and Winston Churchill and its influence on the course of World War II, examining their individual attempts to manage and influence each other.

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No Ordinary Time
  • Author : Doris Kearns Goodwin
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2013-11-05

Presents a social history of the United States in 1940, along with a moment-by-moment account of Roosevelt's leadership and the private lives of the president and First Lady, whose remarkable partnership transformed America. (This book was previously featured in Forecast.)

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Alliance
  • Author : Jonathan Fenby
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2015-02-12

The history of the Second World War is usually told through its decisive battles and campaigns. But behind the front lines, behind even the command centres of Allied generals and military planners, a different level of strategic thinking was going on. Throughout the war the 'Big Three' -- Churchill, Roosevelt

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Alliance of Enemies
  • Author : Agostino von Hassell,Sigrid MacRae
  • Publisher : Macmillan
  • Release Date : 2013-12-10

Alliance of Enemies tells the thrilling history of the secret World War II relationship between Nazi Germany's espionage service, the Abwehr, and the American OSS, predecessor of the CIA. The actors in this great as-yet-untold story were often at odds with their respective governments. Working in the face of competing

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The Wars of the Roosevelts
  • Author : William J. Mann
  • Publisher : HarperCollins
  • Release Date : 2016-12-06

The award-winning author presents a provocative, thoroughly modern revisionist biographical history of one of America’s greatest and most influential families—the Roosevelts—exposing heretofore unknown family secrets and detailing complex family rivalries with his signature cinematic flair. Drawing on previously hidden historical documents and interviews with the long-silent "illegitimate"

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