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AS3216 American Institutions
The American Presidency in the Twentieth Century
Semester 1 2000-2001
Dr. Ian Gordon
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Lecture 5
The 1930s: Franklin Delano Roosevelt (FDR)
Part I
Public Presidency

Michael Schaller, Virginia Scharff, and  Robert Schulzinger. Coming of Age: America in the Twentieth Century. Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1998.  Chapters Five and Six.  NUS Library Holdings

Davis, James W., The American Presidency (Westport & London: Praeger, 1995) 2nd Edn. Chp 6. NUS Library Holdings
Matthew J. Dickinson. Bitter Harvest: FDR, Presidential Power, and the Growth of the Presidential Branch. New York: Cambridge University Press, 1997. NUS Library Holdings
Frank Freidel. Franklin D. Roosevelt: A Rendezvous with Destiny.  Boston: Little Brown, 1990. NUS Library Holdings
Lowi, Theodore J., The Personal President: Power Invested, Promised Unfulfilled (Ithaca, NY: Cornell UP, 1985).  NUS Library Holdings
Franklin D. Roosevelt [videorecording] NUS Library Holdings

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