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List of best books about Franklin D. Roosevelt, including jacket cover images when available. All these popular books on Franklin Roosevelt are sorted by popularity, so the highest rated books are at the top of the list. This well-researched Franklin D. Roosevelt bibliography includes out-of-print titles and generally contains the most popular, famous, or otherwise notable books - fiction or non-fiction - about Franklin D. Roosevelt. If you're looking for a list of top books on Franklin Roosevelt then you're in the right place.

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Eleanor Roosevelt, Geoffrey Ward, and Russell Freedman have all written books about Franklin D. Roosevelt.

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Roosevelt: The Lion and the Fo... is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Franklin D. Roosevelt Books
James MacGregor Burns
Roosevelt: The Lion and the Fox is a book by James MacGregor Burns.

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No Ordinary Time: Franklin and... is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Franklin D. Roosevelt Books
Doris Kearns Goodwin
No Ordinary Time: Franklin and Eleanor Roosevelt: The Home Front in World War II is a history book written by American author Doris Kearns Goodwin and published by Simon & Schuster in 1995. ...more

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FDR is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Franklin D. Roosevelt Books
Anthony J. Badger

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Traitor to His Class: The Priv... is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Franklin D. Roosevelt Books
H. W. Brands
Traitor to His Class: The Privileged Life and Radical Presidency of Franklin Delano Roosevelt is a book written by H.W. Brands.

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Roosevelt: The Soldier of Free... is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Franklin D. Roosevelt Books
James MacGregor Burns
Roosevelt: The Soldier of Freedom, 1940-1945 is a book by James MacGregor Burns.

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FDR: A Biography is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Franklin D. Roosevelt Books
Ted Morgan
FDR: A Biography is a book by Ted Morgan.

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Eleanor and Franklin is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Franklin D. Roosevelt Books
Joseph P. Lash
Eleanor and Franklin is a book by Joseph P. Lash.

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Greatest of Friends: Franklin ... is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Franklin D. Roosevelt Books
Keith Alldritt
Greatest of Friends: Franklin D. Roosevelt and Winston Churchill, 1941-1945 is a book by Keith Aldritt.

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9 3
Hard Times: An Oral History of... is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Franklin D. Roosevelt Books
Studs Terkel
"Hard Times": An Oral History of the Great Depression is a telling of the oral history of the Great Depression written by Studs Terkel. It is a firsthand account of people of varying ...more

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7 2
FDR: The War President, 1940-1... is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Franklin D. Roosevelt Books
Kenneth S. Davis
FDR: The War President, 1940-1943 is a book by Kenneth Sydney Davis.

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5 0
Franklin and Winston: A Portra... is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Franklin D. Roosevelt Books
Jon Meacham
Franklin and Winston: A Portrait of a Friendship is a 2003 book by Jon Meacham.

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Five Days in Philadelphia: The... is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Franklin D. Roosevelt Books
Charles Peters
Five Days in Philadelphia: The Amazing "We Want Willkie!" Convention of 1940 and How It Freed FDR to Save the Western World is a book by Charles Peters.

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Eleanor Roosevelt is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Franklin D. Roosevelt Books
Shannon Donnelly

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Franklin D. Roosevelt and Amer... is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Franklin D. Roosevelt Books
Robert Dallek
Franklin D. Roosevelt and American Foreign Policy, 1932-1945 is a book by Robert Dallek.

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Franklin Delano Roosevelt: Cha... is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Franklin D. Roosevelt Books
Conrad Black
Franklin Delano Roosevelt: Champion of Freedom is a book by Conrad Black.

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Franklin Delano Roosevelt is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Franklin D. Roosevelt Books
Russell Freedman

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5 2
The Mantle of Command: Fdr at ... is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Franklin D. Roosevelt Books
Chic Barna added Nigel Hamilton

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4 1
You're the Boss: The Practice ... is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Franklin D. Roosevelt Books
Edward J. Flynn
You're the Boss: The Practice of American Politics is a book by Edward J. Flynn.

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Fdr is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Franklin D. Roosevelt Books
Joseph Alsop

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What I Hope to Leave Behind is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Franklin D. Roosevelt Books
Eleanor Roosevelt

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The Wisdom of Eleanor Roosevel... is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Franklin D. Roosevelt Books

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This I remember is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Franklin D. Roosevelt Books
Eleanor Roosevelt
This I remember is a book written by Eleanor Roosevelt.

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Courage in a Dangerous World is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Franklin D. Roosevelt Books
Eleanor Roosevelt

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A First-Class Temperament: The... is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Franklin D. Roosevelt Books
Geoffrey Ward
A First-Class Temperament: The Emergence of Franklin Roosevelt is a book by Geoffrey Ward.

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The End Of Reform is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Franklin D. Roosevelt Books
Alan Brinkley