368 pp., 6.125 x 9.25, 16 illus.
Paperback ISBN: 978-0-8078-5715-1
Published: January 2011
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Originally published 1995.
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About the Authors
Graham White is senior lecturer in history at the University of Sydney in Australia. He is author of FDR and the Press.
For more information about Graham White, visit the Author Page.
John Maze is an independent scholar who has taught psychology at the University of Sydney. He is author of The Meaning of Behaviour.
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"A revealing political biography of a major 20th-century politician."--Choice
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