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The Roosevelts / Robert Grayson ; content consultant, Nancy Beck Young, department chair and professor, Department of History, University of Houston.

Grayson, Robert, 1951- author. (Author). Young, Nancy Beck, consultant. (Added Author).
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  • 2 of 3 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 3 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Adams PL Sys. - Decatur Branch J 973.91 GRA (Text) 34207002054451 JN Checked out 05/12/2017
Hamilton North PL - Cicero Main Branch J B.c Roosevelt Family (Text) 78294000258457 J Non-Fiction Available -
Peabody PL - Columbia City J 973.91 GRAYSON (Text) 30403002186443 Childrens - Non-Fiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781624039102
  • Physical Description: 112 pages : illustrations ; 22 x 25 cm.
  • Publisher: Minneapolis, Minnesota : Essential Library, an imprint of Abdo Publishing, [2016]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (page 104) and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Rough Riders -- Roosevelt family tree -- Theodore's world -- A new family business -- A hero comes along -- The people's president -- Passing the torch -- Political setbacks -- A leader in difficult times -- Turbulence and triumph -- Timeline -- Fun facts.
Summary, etc.: The Roosevelt family had a tremendous impact on US government and politics in the late nineteenth and twentieth centuries. "The Roosevelts" explores how the Roosevelt family got their start in politics, their impact from the White House and other government positions, and how the Roosevelt legacy continues to impact modern politicians. Compelling narrative text and well-chosen historical photographs and primary sources make this book perfect for report writing. Features include a glossary, a selected bibliography, websites, source notes, and an index, plus a timeline, family tree, and essential facts.
Target Audience Note: 1040 Lexile.
Subject: Roosevelt, Theodore, 1858-1919 > Influence.
Roosevelt, Franklin D. (Franklin Delano), 1882-1945 > Family > Juvenile literature.
Roosevelt, Eleanor, 1884-1962 > Family > Juvenile literature.
Roosevelt family > Juvenile literature.
Presidents > United States > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Presidents' spouses > United States > Biography > Juvenile literature.
United States > Politics and government > 20th century > Juvenile literature.

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