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Eleanor Roosevelt and the media

a public quest for self-fulfillment

by Maurine Hoffman Beasley

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Published by University of Illinois Press in Urbana .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Roosevelt, Eleanor, 1884-1962 -- Career in journalism.,
    • Mass media -- United States -- History -- 20th century.,
    • Press -- United States -- History -- 20th century.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementMaurine H. Beasley.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE807.1.R48 B42 1987
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxi, 240 p., [14] p. of plates :
      Number of Pages240
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2725538M
      ISBN 10025201376X
      LC Control Number86019281


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