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

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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.

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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 b... Read more
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468 pages : illustrations, map ; 25 cm
Publisher
The Penguin Press 2013

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TADL-WOOD 921 ROOSEVELT, FRANKLIN D FUL in Adult Non-fiction Available

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