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Before the Trumpet by Geoffrey C. Ward
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Sep 09, 2014 | ISBN 9780804173339

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“Suffused with magic . . . a wonderful book.” —John Lukacs, The Philadelphia Enquirer

“An engrossing biography . . . Magnificent social history . . . a triumph of scholarly detective work.”—The New Yorker

“The freshest and most penetrating study of the young FDR.” —Chicago Sunday Tribune

“The texture is  . . . richer, the detail more finely tuned than in any other portrait.” —The New York Times Book Review

“Quite the best thing I have ever read about FDR and Eleanor Roosevelt.  The wonder is that [it] unearths so much new and revealing material—letters, conversations, insights . . . appealing and inspiring.”—Atlanta Constitution

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