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Eleanor Roosevelt / Terry Barber.

By: Barber, Terry, 1950-
Series: Barber, Terry: Activist series: Publisher: [Edmonton] : Grass Roots Press, [2008]Description: 48 pages : illustrations, portraits ; 22 cmContent type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeSubject(s): Roosevelt, Eleanor, 1884-1962 | Presidents' spouses -- United States -- Biography | Civil rights workers -- Biography | Readers for new literates
Contents:
The First Lady breaks the law -- Early years -- Eleanor and Franklin -- Eleanor becomes an activist -- Eleanor's beliefs -- Eleanor's work -- A woman to remember -- Glossary -- Talking about the book.
Summary: Eleanor Roosevelt was First Lady of the United States from 1933 to 1945. She was a shy, awkward child who became an orphan at the age of ten. Eleanor was sent to school in England, an experience that helped draw Eleanor out of her shell. Eleanor grew into a woman with great sensitivity to the underprivileged. She was a humanitarian who dedicated much of her life to fighting for her beliefs. --Publisher.
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The First Lady breaks the law -- Early years -- Eleanor and Franklin -- Eleanor becomes an activist -- Eleanor's beliefs -- Eleanor's work -- A woman to remember -- Glossary -- Talking about the book.

Eleanor Roosevelt was First Lady of the United States from 1933 to 1945. She was a shy, awkward child who became an orphan at the age of ten. Eleanor was sent to school in England, an experience that helped draw Eleanor out of her shell. Eleanor grew into a woman with great sensitivity to the underprivileged. She was a humanitarian who dedicated much of her life to fighting for her beliefs. --Publisher.

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