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←  ⇫ Franklin and Lucy: President Roosevelt, Mrs. Rutherfurd, and the Other Remarkable Women in His Life to read ↑ ePUB Author Joseph E Persico ❓ ← ⇫ Franklin and Lucy: President Roosevelt, Mrs. Rutherfurd, and the Other Remarkable Women in His Life to read ↑ ePUB Author Joseph E Persico ❓ Persico Roosevelt s Secret War engagingly and eloquently narrates the tangled relationships between Franklin and the various women to whom he became close, including his mother his wife Lucy Mercer the young Eleanor Roosevelt s social secretary during WWI and later Mrs Winthrop Rutherford his longtime secretary, Missy LeHand and his distant cousin Margaret Daisy Suckley These relationships have been examined before the major revelation of the volumebacked up by documents recently discovered by Mercer s descendantsis that her relationship with FDR continued throughout his life, even after it was supposedly ended by Franklin at the demand of his mother, who threatened to cut off both his income and his inheritance were he to leave his wife and family Previously, it was believed that FDR s relationship with Mercer only rekindled once Franklin s mother died, at the very end of his own life Another intriguing aspect of the book is Persico s informed speculation on how Franklin s frequently nonchalant womanizing affected Eleanor, who appears, quite possibly, to have pursued several relationships of her own, both hetero and homosexual In sum, Persico offers what will prove an important, lasting addition to the literature of the Roosevelts Apr 29 Copyright Reed Business Information, a division of Reed Elsevier Inc All rights reserved.Just when you thought you knew everything about Franklin D Roosevelt, think again Joseph E Persico is one of Americas finest historians You cant properly understand FDR the man without reading this landmark study.Douglas Brinkley, professor of history at Rice University Persicos exploration of FDRs emotional life is fascinating USA TodayPersico is judicious in his treatment of these sensitive matters He understands that Lucy Mercer helped FDR awaken his capacity for love and compassion, and thus helped him become the man to whom the nation will be eternally in debt Washington Post Book WorldA stylish and well written book filled with interesting characters, marital dramas and spylike subterfuge Chicago TribuneA powerful narrative that rarely fails to pull you along to the next chapter Louisville Courier JournalUtterly absorbing Pittsburgh Post Gazette From the Trade Paperback edition. 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    • Hardcover
    • 464 pages
    • B0017T0BIY
    • Franklin and Lucy: President Roosevelt, Mrs. Rutherfurd, and the Other Remarkable Women in His Life
    • Joseph E Persico
    • English
    • 2016-05-05T03:20+02:00