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    • A Companion to Franklin D. Roosevelt

    • By: William D. Pederson
    • Narrated by: David Baker
    • Length: 28 hrs and 30 mins
    • Unabridged
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    ompanion to Franklin D. Roosevelt presents a collection of historiographical essays by leading scholars that provides a comprehensive review of the scholarship on the president who led the United States through the tumultuous period from the Great Depression to the waning days of World War II.

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    • Franklin Delano Roosevelt

    • By: William D. Pederson
    • Narrated by: Sean Runnette
    • Length: 39 mins
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    Franklin Delano Roosevelt, the only president elected to four terms, expanded presidential powers in a fashion unparalleled in American his­tory. He launched the New Deal; fought off constitutional attacks of his bold legislation by proposing to pack the Supreme Court; and greatly expanded the president’s powers in foreign affairs.

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    • Abraham Lincoln

    • By: William D. Pederson
    • Narrated by: Sean Runnette
    • Length: 35 mins
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    Abraham Lincoln, who began his career as an unsophisticated frontier lawyer, became the first successful presidential candidate of the fledg­ling Republican Party. As the nation splintered into a civil war, Lin­coln wielded his constitutional authority with an inspired wisdom and effectiveness.

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