Eleanor Roosevelt : Eleanor Roosevelt

  • by Blanche Wiesen Cook
  • Narrated by Kate Reading
  • Series: Eleanor Roosevelt
  • 22 hrs and 8 mins
  • Unabridged Audiobook

Publisher's Summary

Eleanor Roosevelt was born into the privileges and prejudices of American aristocracy and into a family ravaged by alcoholism. She overcame debilitating roots: in her public life, fighting against racism and injustice and advancing the rights of women; and in her private life, forming lasting intimate friendships with some of the great men and women of her time.
This landmark biography provides a compelling new evaluation of one of the most inspiring women in American political history. Celebrated by feminists, historians, politicians, and reviewers everywhere, it presents an unprecedented portrait of a brave, fierce, passionate political leader of our century.

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Great biography, amazing performance!

I enjoyed this audio book a great deal. I was looking for a comprehensive title about Eleanor Roosevelt, and this has provided what I wanted! I was thrilled that it was a three part series, with each of the books being over 25 hours. I definitely recommend.
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Book Details

  • Release Date: 07-05-2016
  • Publisher: Penguin Audio