The Resource Franklin & Winston : an intimate portrait of an epic friendship, Jon Meacham, (electronic resource)

Franklin & Winston : an intimate portrait of an epic friendship, Jon Meacham, (electronic resource)

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Franklin & Winston : an intimate portrait of an epic friendship
Title
Franklin & Winston
Title remainder
an intimate portrait of an epic friendship
Statement of responsibility
Jon Meacham
Title variation
Franklin and Winston
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Contributor
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Language
eng
Summary
The brilliant young managing editor of Newsweek paints a rich portrait of a friendship that saved the twentieth-century free world. Franklin Roosevelt and Winston Churchill shared a friendship whose like has never been seen before or since in the upper echelons of politics. Fishing, smoking, and drinking late into the night in places as far-flung as the White House, Casablanca, and Teheran, the pair talked of politics, war, family, and illness. Meacham shows what they thought of each other and how they tried to influence each other, and chronicles their key war-related decisions: where the Allies would land, who would control the atomic bomb, and what kind of world would emerge from the conflict. A stirring portrait of two very human giants
Accompanying matter
libretto or text
Cataloging source
TEFOD
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Meacham, Jon
Dewey number
940.53/092
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not applicable
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LC call number
D753
LC item number
.M42 2007ab
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history
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PerformerNote
Read by Grover Gardner
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Gardner, Grover
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  • Roosevelt, Franklin D.
  • Churchill, Winston
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • United States
  • Great Britain
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Franklin & Winston : an intimate portrait of an epic friendship, Jon Meacham, (electronic resource)
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  • Downloadable audio file
  • Title from: Title details screen
  • Unabridged
  • Duration: 13:36:44
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digital storage
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online resource
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cr
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rdacarrier
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stereophonic
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spoken word
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spw
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rdacontent
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online
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Isbn
9781415947821
Isbn Type
(sound recording : OverDrive Audio Book)
Media category
computer
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rdamedia
Media type code
c
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sound
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digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
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unknown
System control number
(OCoLC)190770684
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  • Requires OverDrive Media Console (file size: 195657 KB)
  • Mode of access: World Wide Web
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Label
Franklin & Winston : an intimate portrait of an epic friendship, Jon Meacham, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Note
  • Downloadable audio file
  • Title from: Title details screen
  • Unabridged
  • Duration: 13:36:44
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Form of item
online
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781415947821
Isbn Type
(sound recording : OverDrive Audio Book)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
unknown
System control number
(OCoLC)190770684
System details
  • Requires OverDrive Media Console (file size: 195657 KB)
  • Mode of access: World Wide Web
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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