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Author Heinrichs, Waldo H.

Title Threshold of war : Franklin D. Roosevelt and American entry into World War II / Waldo Heinrichs
Published New York ; Oxford : Oxford University Press, [1988]
©1988
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Description 1 online resource (x, 279 pages) : maps
Contents March 1941, the aura of German power -- April, balancing risks -- May, guarding the Atlantic line -- June, the Russian factor -- July, containment of Japan -- August-Septembr: crossing the threshold -- October-november: race against time -- Epilogue: Japan attacks
Summary This account of America's entry into World War II argues that Franklin D. Roosevelt was not the vacillating and disorganized leader he is often portrayed as, but a cautious, rational man. It shows how Roosevelt, Churchill and others struggled to shape American policy before Pearl Harbour
Analysis United States
World War 2
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 261-267) and index
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Subject Roosevelt, Franklin D. (Franklin Delano), 1882-1945.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Diplomatic history.
World War, 1939-1945 -- United States.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0198021364 (electronic bk.)
1280524375
6610524378
9780198021360 (electronic bk.)
9781280524370
9786610524372
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