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Roosevelt, Eleanor 1884-1962

Works: 2,661 works in 4,750 publications in 12 languages and 231,736 library holdings
Genres: Biography  History  Diaries  Personal narratives  Records and correspondence  Sources  Personal narratives‡vJewish  Autobiographies  Juvenile works  Biographies 
Subject Headings: Presidents' spouses 
Roles: Author, Speaker, Author of introduction, Performer, Narrator, Author of screenplay, Editor, Commentator, Interviewee, Host, Signer, Correspondent, Other, wpr, Lyricist, Dedicatee, Former owner, Honoree
Classifications: E807.1, B
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Anne Frank : the diary of a young girl by Anne Frank( Book )

42 editions published between 1952 and 1994 in 7 languages and held by 2,828 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A precocious young girl is obliged by encroaching Nazi regime to live in enforced seclusion with family and friends
Love, Eleanor : Eleanor Roosevelt and her friends by Joseph P Lash( Book )

3 editions published between 1982 and 1985 in English and held by 1,563 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Onderzoek naar de betekenis van de correspondentie van de Amerikaanse presidentsvrouw Anna Eleonor Roosevelt (1884-1962)
Tomorrow is now by Eleanor Roosevelt( Book )

29 editions published between 1950 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,438 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thoughts and recommendations on the problems facing people of the U. S. and the world at mid-twentieth century
A world of love : Eleanor Roosevelt and her friends, 1943-1962 by Joseph P Lash( Book )

5 editions published between 1984 and 1985 in English and held by 1,168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Verzameling brieven van en aan Eleanor Roosevelt (1884-1962), de vrouw vande Amerikaanse president Franklin D. Roosevelt, voorzien van commentaren
India and the awakening East by Eleanor Roosevelt( Book )

20 editions published between 1953 and 1954 in English and held by 1,166 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

You learn by living by Eleanor Roosevelt( Book )

14 editions published between 1960 and 2016 in English and held by 950 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Advice on problems of daily living, based on self-knowledge, sincere interest in people, and wise planning of time, illustrated with author's personal experiences
Dear Mrs. Roosevelt : letters from children of the Great Depression by Robert Cohen( Book )

10 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in English and held by 789 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Activism made Mrs. Roosevelt a beloved figure among poor teens and children, who between the Depression of 1933 wrote her thousands of letters describing their problems and requesting her help. Here are 200 of these extraordinary documents to open a window into the lives of the Depression's youngest victims. Illustrations
Eleanor Roosevelt's book of common sense etiquette by Eleanor Roosevelt( Book )

5 editions published between 1962 and 2016 in English and held by 670 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In an era of incivility, discover a timeless guide to good manners from First Lady Eleanor Roosevelt. "The basis of all good human behavior is kindness," says Eleanor Roosevelt in this classic handbook, first published in 1962 as a "modern book of etiquette for modern Americans." As a politician, diplomat, and activist, as well as the longest-serving First Lady of the United States, Mrs. Roosevelt knew that thoughtful, civil behavior was essential to peaceful, productive relationships. In this etiquette guide, she teaches that decorum is not about strict adherence to formal rules; it is about approaching all social situations with consideration for others. She advises, "If ever you find yourself in a situation in which following a formal rule would be manifestly unkind, forget it, and be kind instead." Drawing from her personal and professional experiences, Roosevelt covers a broad range of topics, including business dealings and family affairs, writing letters and receiving guests, and entertaining at home and traveling abroad. Beginning with the necessity of good manners between husband and wife, she considers the importance of courtesy in society at large and the role all Americans play as ambassadors of democracy while visiting foreign countries. In an era of incivility, Eleanor Roosevelt's Book of Common Sense Etiquette is more relevant than ever. This ebook has been professionally proofread to ensure accuracy and readability on all devices
It's up to the women by Eleanor Roosevelt( Book )

18 editions published between 1933 and 2017 in English and Chinese and held by 538 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A book of nationwide appeal to the women of America. It answers the questions of millions of women: What does Mrs. Roosevelt think about the income problem? Children? Jobs? Recreation? The household? Social work? Marriage? Divorce? Women in public life? Budgeting and saving?
UN : today and tomorrow by Eleanor Roosevelt( Book )

6 editions published between 1953 and 2011 in English and held by 489 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Partners: the United Nations and youth by Eleanor Roosevelt( Book )

22 editions published between 1949 and 1952 in 4 languages and held by 466 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ladies of courage by Eleanor Roosevelt( Book )

5 editions published in 1954 in English and held by 445 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Confinement and ethnicity : an overview of World War II Japanese American relocation sites by Jeffery F Burton( Book )

10 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in English and held by 413 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This report provides an overview of the tangible remains currently left at the sites of the Japanese American internment during World War II. The main focus is on the War Relocation Authority's relocation centers, but Department of Justice and U.S. Army facilities where Japanese Americans were interned are also considered. The goal of the study has been to provide information for the National Landmark Theme Study called for in the Manzanar National Historic Site enabling legislation
It seems to me : selected letters of Eleanor Roosevelt by Eleanor Roosevelt( Book )

10 editions published between 1954 and 2005 in English and held by 341 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This book demonstrates Roosevelt's significance as a stateswoman and professional politician, particularly after her husband's death in 1945. These letters reveal a dimension of her personality often lost in collections of letters to family members and friends--that of a shrewd, self-confident woman unafraid to speak her mind. In her letters, Eleanor Roosevelt lectured Truman, badgered Eisenhower, and critiqued Kennedy. She disagreed with the Catholic Church over aid to parochial school ..."
Great speeches video series. address to UN on human rights( Visual )

2 editions published between 1958 and 2005 in English and held by 334 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This video is of Eleanor Roosevelt's speech advocating universal human rights to the United Nations
Every day is election day : a woman's guide to winning any office, from the PTA to the White House by Rebecca Sive( Book )

3 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 321 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With guidance and resources, this guide is for women at all stages of life who want to seek and win public leadership and public office at any level. According to research, women considering leadership positions or running for elected office are more inhibited than men by family concerns and by a lack of confidence, and speaking directly to these issues, this book offers advice and strategies for women's daily lives as advocates, candidates, and powerbrokers and shares the true-life stories, secrets of success, and frank suggestions of women who have led, run, and won. This reference teaches women how to surmount public barriers, conquer private fears, and run a winning campaign -- be it for a PTA position, board president, U.S. senator, or beyond
The story of my life by Helen Keller( Book )

4 editions published between 1954 and 1972 in English and held by 315 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Helen Keller's personal recollections and correspondence reveal her relationship with her beloved teacher, Annie Sullivan, and the problems and obstacles she encountered as she struggled to overcome her handicaps
The moral basis of democracy by Eleanor Roosevelt( Book )

16 editions published between 1940 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 309 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A wartime manifesto on the moral obligations of democratic citizens from the most influential first lady in American history. With the threat of the Third Reich looming, Eleanor Roosevelt employs the history of human rights to establish the idea that at the core of democracy is a spiritual responsibility to other citizens. Roosevelt then calls on all Americans, especially the youth, to prioritize the well-being of others and have faith that their fellow citizens will protect them in return. She defines this trust between people as a trait of true democracy. Roosevelt advances an optimistic model for the democracy of the future, and although we've taken some steps in the direction of her vision, it's still a long way from reality. The issues first addressed in this 1940 essay-namely financial inequality and racial discrimination-are sadly still relevant today, as bigotry continues to undermine our national unity. Her first publication as first lady, The Moral Basis of Democracy is an honest and heartfelt call for all Americans to choose love and faith over hatred and fear. Roosevelt takes an inspiring stance in defense of democracy, progress, and morality; the wisdom imparted here is timeless, and a must-read for every American. This edition features a foreword by Rev. Carol Howard Merritt, an introduction by Roosevelt historian Allida Black, PhD, and an illustrated biography of Eleanor Roosevelt including images from the author's estate
The captains and the kings by Edith Benham Helm( Book )

1 edition published in 1954 in English and held by 306 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Dear Mrs. Roosevelt : letters from children of the Great Depression
Alternative Names
Alienora Roosevelt

Anna Eleanor Roosevelt

Eleanor Roosevelt American politician, diplomat, and activist, and First Lady of the United States

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Eleanor Roosevelt attivista e first lady statunitense

Eleanor Roosevelt diplomática y activista estadounidense por los derechos humanos

Eleanor Roosevelt personnalité politique américaine

Eleanor Roosevelt US-amerikaansch Politikerin

Eleanor Roosevelt US-amerikanesch Politikerin

Eleanor Roosevelt US-amerikanische Menschenrechtsaktivistin und Frau von US-Präsident Franklin D. Roosevelt

Eleanor Roosevelt wife of Franklin Delano Roosevelt and First Lady of the United States

Eleanor Roosevelt yhdysvaltalainen poliitikko

Eleanor Roosevelt żona Franklina Delano, działaczka na rzecz praw człowieka, dyplomata

Eleanor Rooseveltová

Eleanora Ruzvelt

Eleanora Rūzvelta

Eleonora Ruzvelt

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Rūsvelṟṟ, Eliyāṉar 1884-1962

Ruzvelʹt, Ėleonora 1884-1962

Έλινορ Ρούζβελτ

Еленор Рузвелт

Елеонора Рузвельт

Елеонора Рузвельт американський суспільний діяч, дружина президента США Франкліна Делано Рузвельта

Елинор Рузвелт

Рузвельт, Элеонора американский общественный деятель

Элеанора Рузвельт

Элеанора Рузвэльт

Элеонора Рузвельт американский общественный деятель, супруга президента США Франклина Рузвельта

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אלינור רוזוולט

רוזבלט, אלינור

רוזבלט, אלינור 1884-1962

רוזוועלט, אלינור 1884-1962

רוזולט, אלינור

النور روزولت دیپلمات و نویسنده آمریکایی

إليانور روزفلت

الینر روزویلٹ

ئیلینۆر ڕۆزەڤێڵت

एलिनियोर रुजवेल्ट

एलिनोर रूज़वेल्ट

এলিয়ানর রুজভেল্ট

ਏਲੀਨੋਰ ਰੂਜਵੈਲਟ

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루즈벨트, 엘리노어

엘리너 루스벨트


ルーズヴェルト, エレノア

ルーズベルト, エリノア


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