California State University, Northridge WordmarkOviatt Library WordmarkOviatt Library Catalog Wordmark
Author Srodes, James.
Title On Dupont Circle : Franklin and Eleanor Roosevelt and the progressives who shaped our world / James Srodes.
Published Berkeley, CA : Counterpoint, c2012.
Book Cover

 Floor2  E743 .S723 2012    IN LIBRARY
Description 325 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents The characters at the beginning -- Chronology of important events -- Dinner at the House of Truth -- Avoiding an unavoidable war -- The Dupont Circle set at war -- Fighting for peace in Paris -- Compromises and betrayals -- Victory without triumph -- Progressivism in retreat -- Adrift in smoke-filled rooms -- Dupont Circle diplomats -- The best laid plans -- Rethinking progressivism -- Who but Hoover? -- The making of a president -- Messy foreign affairs -- War clouds on the horizon -- Looking over the horizon -- Success threatened by scandal -- The legacy of the Dupont Circle set.
Subject Progressivism (United States politics) -- History -- 20th century.
United States -- Politics and government -- 20th century.
ISBN 1582437165
OCLC number 769419605