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The Resource The gatekeeper : Missy LeHand, FDR, and the untold story of the partnership that defined a presidency, Kathryn Smith

The gatekeeper : Missy LeHand, FDR, and the untold story of the partnership that defined a presidency, Kathryn Smith

Label
The gatekeeper : Missy LeHand, FDR, and the untold story of the partnership that defined a presidency
Title
The gatekeeper
Title remainder
Missy LeHand, FDR, and the untold story of the partnership that defined a presidency
Statement of responsibility
Kathryn Smith
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"The first biography of arguably the most influential member of Franklin Delano Roosevelt's administration, Marguerite 'Missy' LeHand, FDR's de facto chief of staff, who has been misrepresented, mischaracterized, and overlooked throughout history--until now"--
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1956-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Smith, Kathryn
Dewey number
  • 973.917092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
E748.L565
LC item number
S65 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • LeHand, Marguerite
  • Presidents
  • Private secretaries
  • Roosevelt, Franklin D.
  • United States
  • HISTORY / United States / 20th Century
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Women
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Presidents & Heads of State
Label
The gatekeeper : Missy LeHand, FDR, and the untold story of the partnership that defined a presidency, Kathryn Smith
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 315-327) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The daring flight to Chicago -- When Missy was Marguerite -- Scion of the Hudson Valley Roosevelts -- The cuff links gang -- Adrift -- Warm Springs -- Don't you dare -- The governor's Girl Friday -- Running for president -- Nothing to fear -- Queen of the White House staff -- The ambassador to Russia -- Woman of influence -- Mixing work and play -- Polio redux -- Hubris and hell -- Missy knows -- War -- Bitter victory -- Disaster -- The exiled queen -- Going home -- Missy's legacy
Control code
2016005357
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Touchstone hardcover edition.
Extent
viii, 341 pages
Isbn
9781501114960
Lccn
2016005357
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
The gatekeeper : Missy LeHand, FDR, and the untold story of the partnership that defined a presidency, Kathryn Smith
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 315-327) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The daring flight to Chicago -- When Missy was Marguerite -- Scion of the Hudson Valley Roosevelts -- The cuff links gang -- Adrift -- Warm Springs -- Don't you dare -- The governor's Girl Friday -- Running for president -- Nothing to fear -- Queen of the White House staff -- The ambassador to Russia -- Woman of influence -- Mixing work and play -- Polio redux -- Hubris and hell -- Missy knows -- War -- Bitter victory -- Disaster -- The exiled queen -- Going home -- Missy's legacy
Control code
2016005357
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Touchstone hardcover edition.
Extent
viii, 341 pages
Isbn
9781501114960
Lccn
2016005357
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations

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