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Author Butler, Susan, 1932-

Title Roosevelt and Stalin : portrait of a partnership / Susan Butler.

Publication Info. New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2015.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 2nd Floor Stacks  940.532 B978r 2015 c.2  ---  Available
 Axe Special Collections Rosen  940.532 B978r 2015    ---  Lib Use Only
Edition First edition.
Description 594 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Note "This is a Borzoi Book"--Title page verso.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 551-562) to index.
Contents Crossing the Atlantic in wartime -- Traveling to Tehran -- Tehran -- First impressions -- A meeting of minds -- Cementing the alliance -- Stalin searches for an ally -- Barbarossa -- Roosevelt, Stalin, and the second front -- Postwar planning -- Problems and solutions -- The new weapon: the atom bomb -- Yalta -- Organizing the world -- Settling issues -- Post Yalta problems -- Roosevelt dies -- Hopkins turns back the clock -- Epilogue.
Summary Butler explores for the first time the complex partnership during World War II between FDR and Stalin, reassessing in-depth how the two men became partners, how they shared the same outlook for the postwar world, and how they formed an uneasy but deep friendship, shaping the world's political stage from the war to the decades leading up to and into the new century.
Subject World War, 1939-1945 -- Diplomatic history.
Roosevelt, Franklin D. (Franklin Delano), 1882-1945.
Stalin, Joseph, 1878-1953.
United States -- Foreign relations -- Soviet Union.
Soviet Union -- Foreign relations -- United States.
Roosevelt, Franklin D. (Franklin Delano), 1882-1945. (OCoLC)fst00032031
Stalin, Joseph, 1878-1953 (OCoLC)fst00053304
World War (1939-1945) (OCoLC)fst01180924
Diplomatic history. (OCoLC)fst01905576
Diplomatic relations. (OCoLC)fst01907412
Soviet Union. (OCoLC)fst01210281
United States. (OCoLC)fst01204155
Chronological Term 1939-1945
ISBN 9780307594853 (hardcover ; alk. paper)
0307594858 (hardcover ; alk. paper)
9780307741813 (trade pbk.)
0307741818 (trade pbk.)
Standard No. 40024708401

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