This compact study assesses the personality, political and economic policies in war and peace, of America's longest-serving president and one of the most important political figures of the twentieth century, Franklin. D. Roosevelt. Also providing an overview of the America over which Roosevelt presided, the book offers a concise survey of both domestic and foreign affairs.
Michael Heale is Professor of American History at the University of Lancaster
'Above all, this small volume maintains the high standard of academic research and value for money that we have come to expect from Lancaster Pamphlets. - Hisory teaching Review