Who Was Franklin Roosevelt?

Who Was Franklin Roosevelt?


Illustrator: Nancy Harrison
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Format
Paperback
Price
$5.99
 
Additional Formats
  • Paperback
  • ISBN 9780448453460
  • 112 Pages
  • Grosset & Dunlap
  • 8-12 years

Overview

Although polio left him wheelchair bound, Franklin Delano Roosevelt took office during the Great Depression and served as president during World War II. Elected four times, he spent thirteen years in the White House. How he led the country through tremendously difficult problems, much like the ones facing America today, makes for a timely and engrossing biography.

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