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Author Olson, Lynne, author.

Title Those angry days : Roosevelt, Lindbergh, and America's fight over World War II, 1939-1941 / Lynne Olson.

Publication Info. New York : Random House, [2014]


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 Axe Special Collections Rosen  940.531 O18t 2014    ---  Lib Use Only
Edition 2014 Random House trade paperback edition.
Description xxii, 548 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
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Language Text in English.
Note Originally published in hardback: New York : Random House, 2013.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents "A modern Galahad" -- "We were fools" -- "Where is my world?" -- "You haven't got the votes" -- "This war has come home to me" -- "I am almost literally walking on eggs" -- "Paranoia can be catching" -- "The art of manipulation" -- "Is this war our concern?" -- "Why do we not defend her?" -- "The greatest of all our ambassadors" -- "The people saved the day" -- "Congress is going to raise hell" -- "An American first, and a Republican afterward" -- "The Yanks are not coming" -- "The bubonic plague among writers" -- "A national disgrace" -- "Well, boys, Britain's broke" -- "A race against time" -- "A traitorous point of view" -- "Der Fuhrer thanks you for your loyalty" -- "Where is this crisis?" -- "Propaganda...with a very thick coating of sugar" -- "Setting the ground for anti-semitism" -- "He was not going to lead the country into war" -- "The greatest scoop in history" -- "Let's lick hell out of them" -- Aftermath.
Summary Traces the crisis period leading up to America's entry into World War II, describing the nation's polarized interventionist and isolationist factions as represented by the government, in the press, and on the streets.
Subject Roosevelt, Franklin D. (Franklin Delano), 1882-1945 -- Political and social views.
Lindbergh, Charles A. (Charles Augustus), 1902-1974 -- Political and social views.
World War, 1939-1945 -- United States.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Diplomatic history.
Isolationism -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Intervention (International law) -- History -- 20th century.
United States -- Politics and government -- 1933-1945.
Political culture -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
United States -- Foreign relations -- 1933-1945.
United States -- Military policy.
Lindbergh, Charles A. (Charles Augustus), 1902-1974. (OCoLC)fst00042025
Roosevelt, Franklin D. (Franklin Delano), 1882-1945. (OCoLC)fst00032031
World War (1939-1945) (OCoLC)fst01180924
Diplomatic history. (OCoLC)fst01905576
Diplomatic relations. (OCoLC)fst01907412
Intervention (International law) (OCoLC)fst00977583
Isolationism. (OCoLC)fst00980177
Military policy. (OCoLC)fst01021386
Political and social views. (OCoLC)fst01353986
Political culture. (OCoLC)fst01069263
Politics and government (OCoLC)fst01919741
United States. (OCoLC)fst01204155
Chronological Term 1900-1999
Genre/Form History. (OCoLC)fst01411628
ISBN 0812982142

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