Who Was Eleanor Roosevelt?

Who Was Eleanor Roosevelt?

Elizabeth Wolf, Gare Thompson

Illustrated by means of Elizabeth Wolf.
Age variety: eight - eleven Years.


For many years, the most function of First girls was once to behave as hostesses of the White House...until Eleanor Roosevelt. Born in 1884, Eleanor was once now not chuffed to simply be a glorified hostess for her husband, President Franklin Delano Roosevelt. Eleanor had a voice, and she or he used it to talk up opposed to poverty and racism. She had event and data of many concerns, and fought for legislation to aid the fewer lucky. She had ardour, power, and a fashion of talking that made humans pay attention, and he or she used those presents to crusade for her husband and get him elected president-four instances! a desirable ancient determine in her personal correct, Eleanor Roosevelt replaced the function of First girl forever.

A biography of the girl who served as First woman for the longest time, and who was once the 1st President's spouse to talk out approximately vital problems with the day, through writing newspapers articles and books, giving radio interviews and speeches, and instructing classes.

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