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  • Eleanor Roosevelt, Fighter for Justice

  • Her Impact on the Civil Rights Movement, the White House, and the World
  • By: Ilene Cooper
  • Narrated by: Laurel Lefkow
  • Length: 2 hrs and 57 mins
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Summary

Eleanor Roosevelt, Fighter for Justice shows young listeners how the former First Lady evolved from a poor little rich girl to a protector and advocate for those without a voice. Although now seen as a cultural icon, she was a woman deeply insecure about her looks and her role in the world. But by recognizing her fears and constantly striving to overcome her prejudices, she used her proximity to presidents and her own power to aid in the fight for Civil Rights and other important causes. This biography gives listeners a fresh perspective on her extraordinary life. 

A supplemental PDF containing historic photographs is included.

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©2018 Ilene Cooper (P)2018 Dreamscape Media, LLC

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