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Coughlin, Con

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Ecco 2006

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: 941.086 Coughlin

Foreman, Amanda

1 hold on 1 copy

Summary: In the Civil War, both the North and the South demanded Britain's support. A World on Fire portrays the complex web of relationships between the two countries through the lives of a selected group of participants who shared one thing in common. They all wrote about their experiences in diaries and letters that survive to this day.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Books on Tape 2011

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD 973.72 FOR

Sandford, Christopher

Summary: Documents the unlikely friendship between the British Prime Minister and the 35th President throughout the most dangerous days of the Cold War, tracing the emotional and political undercurrents that challenged their collaborative efforts during the Bay of Pigs, the Soviet construction of the Berlin Wall and the Cuban Missile Crisis.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House Inc 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 327 SAN

Foreman, Amanda

Summary: Presents a history of the role of British citizens in the American Civil War that offers insight into the interdependencies of both nations and how the Union worked to block diplomatic relations between England and the Confederacy.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 2011

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: 973.7 Foreman 2010

Neering, Rosemary.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Heritage House 2011

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 979.774 NEE

Swift, Will

Summary: Fresh interpretation of the ambassadorship of Joseph Kennedy and explores the intricate, often shifting relationships among Kennedy, Chamberlain, Churchill, and Roosevelt.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Smithsonian Books 2008

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 920 KENNEDY FAMILY Swift

Hamilton, Nigel.

Summary: A close-up, in-the-room look at how FDR took masterful command and control of the Second World War, from wresting key decisions away from Churchill and his own generals, to launching the first successful trial landing in North Africa, and beginning to turn the tide away from the Axis.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Tantor Audio 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD 921 ROOSEVELT, FRANKLIN HAM

Hamilton, Nigel

Summary: "Based on years of archival research and interviews with the last surviving aides and Roosevelt family members, Nigel Hamilton offers a definitive account of FDR's masterful--and under appreciated--command of the Allied war effort. Hamilton takes readers inside FDR's White House Oval Study--his personal command center--and into the meetings where he battled with Churchill about strategy and...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 ROOSEVELT, FRANKLIN HAM

Sandford, Christopher

Summary: John F. Kennedy carried on a lifelong love affair with England and the English. From his speaking style to his tastes in art, architecture, theater, music, and clothes, his personality reflected his deep affinity for a certain kind of idealized Englishness. In Union Jack, noted biographer Christopher Sandford tracks Kennedy's exploits in Great Britain between 1935 and 1963, and looks in-depth...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: ForeEdge 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 327 SAN

Hamilton, Nigel

Summary: "Nigel Hamilton's Mantle of Command drew on years of archival research and interviews to portray FDR in a tight close up, as he determined Allied strategy in the crucial initial phases of World War II. Commander in Chief reveals the astonishing sequel--suppressed by Winston Churchill in his memoirs--of Roosevelt's battles with Churchill to maintain that strategy. Roosevelt knew that the Allies...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2016

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: 940.53 HAM

Kimball, Warren F.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: W. Morrow 1997

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult, Call number: 940.53 KIM

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 940.5322 KIM

Meacham, Jon.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 2003

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 940.53 MEA

Meacham, Jon.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House Audio 2003

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD 940.53 MEA

Bercuson, David Jay.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Overlook Press 2005

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 940.5322 BER

Bunker, Nick.

Summary: A British-perspective chronicle of the Boston Tea Party and other events that led up to the American Revolution traces three years of volatile politics, personalities and economics on both sides of the conflict.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Alfred A. Knopf 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 973.3 BUN

Cussler, Clive.

Summary: Dirk Pitt is enlisted to spearhead the rescue of a vital document for the United States. To an energy-starved, economically devastated America, possession of this document is worth billions. But to Great Britain, it's worth a war. Pitt's quest plunges him into a head-to-head confrontation with Britain's most cunning secret agent--and into the throes of a torrid love triangle. As time runs out...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Bantam Books 1981

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Olson, Lynne.

Summary: The behind-the-scenes story of how the United States forged its wartime alliance with Britain, told from the perspective of three key American players in London: Edward R. Murrow, Averell Harriman, and John Gilbert Winant.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 2010

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Adult, Call number: 940.54 OLS

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: 940.54 Olson 2010

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 940.541 OLS

Wood, Douglas

Summary: At the height of World War II, only a few days after the attack on Pearl Harbor, President Franklin Delano Roosevelt and Prime Minister Winston Churchill began an extraordinary visit, during which they made plans that would lead to the success of the Allied powers as well as to a continuing peace after the war ended.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Candlewick Press 2010

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 940.5322 WOO

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J940.53 WOO

Berthon, Simon.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Carroll & Graf Pub. 2001

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 940.5322 BER

Gerolymatos, André.

Summary: Provides an account of the history of covert operations in the Middle East, looking at how the United States and other Western powers have tried to establish control over the region's resources and commerce, while at the same time working to prevent the spread of communism.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thomas Dunne Books 2010

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 327.1241 GER

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