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The Resource Rendezvous with destiny : how Franklin D. Roosevelt and five extraordinary men took America into the war and into the world, Michael Fullilove

Rendezvous with destiny : how Franklin D. Roosevelt and five extraordinary men took America into the war and into the world, Michael Fullilove

Label
Rendezvous with destiny : how Franklin D. Roosevelt and five extraordinary men took America into the war and into the world
Title
Rendezvous with destiny
Title remainder
how Franklin D. Roosevelt and five extraordinary men took America into the war and into the world
Statement of responsibility
Michael Fullilove
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Documents the lesser-known role of the President and five influential diplomats in overturning American isolationist beliefs and pulling the country into World War II, citing the reports that led to America's support of Great Britain and Russia
Tone
Writing style
Award
NSW Premier's Literary Awards, Douglas Stewart Prize for Non Fiction, 2014.
Biography type
contains biographical information
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10175417
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1972-
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Fullilove, Michael
Dewey number
973.917092
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
E806
LC item number
.F85 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Roosevelt, Franklin D.
  • Roosevelt, Franklin D.
  • Welles, Sumner
  • Donovan, William J.
  • Hopkins, Harry L.
  • Willkie, Wendell L.
  • Harriman, W. Averell
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • United States
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
how Franklin D. Roosevelt and five extraordinary men took America into the war and into the world
Label
Rendezvous with destiny : how Franklin D. Roosevelt and five extraordinary men took America into the war and into the world, Michael Fullilove
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 363-454) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue: September 1939 -- "A one-man American mission of curiosity" : Sumner Welles in Rome, Berlin, Paris and London, February-March 1940 -- "A sensible Colonel House" : Bill Donovan in London, July-August 1940 -- "History's foremost marriage broker" : Harry Hopkins in London, January-February 1941 -- "Sail on, oh ship of state!" : Wendell Willkie in London and Dublin, January-February 1941 -- "To keep the British Isles afloat" : Averell Harriman in London, Africa and the Middle East, March-July 1941 -- "Mister Hurry Upkins" : Harry Hopkins in London, July 1941 -- "Uncle Joe's favorite" : Harry Hopkins in Moscow and Argetina, July-August 1941 epilogue : December 1941
Control code
20073908
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
468 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781594204357
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2012047003
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn822028646
  • (OCoLC)822028646
Label
Rendezvous with destiny : how Franklin D. Roosevelt and five extraordinary men took America into the war and into the world, Michael Fullilove
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 363-454) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue: September 1939 -- "A one-man American mission of curiosity" : Sumner Welles in Rome, Berlin, Paris and London, February-March 1940 -- "A sensible Colonel House" : Bill Donovan in London, July-August 1940 -- "History's foremost marriage broker" : Harry Hopkins in London, January-February 1941 -- "Sail on, oh ship of state!" : Wendell Willkie in London and Dublin, January-February 1941 -- "To keep the British Isles afloat" : Averell Harriman in London, Africa and the Middle East, March-July 1941 -- "Mister Hurry Upkins" : Harry Hopkins in London, July 1941 -- "Uncle Joe's favorite" : Harry Hopkins in Moscow and Argetina, July-August 1941 epilogue : December 1941
Control code
20073908
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
468 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781594204357
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2012047003
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn822028646
  • (OCoLC)822028646

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