ER Recommended Reading

For ER’s Own View of Her Life:
This is My Story by Eleanor Roosevelt

For ER’s Years Before the White House:
Eleanor Roosevelt, Vol. 1: 1884-1933 by Blanche Wiesen Cook

For ER as First Lady, 1933-1945:
Eleanor Roosevelt : Volume 2 , The Defining Years, 1933-1938 by Blanche Wiesen Cook
Eleanor Roosevelt: Transformative First Lady by Maurine H. Beasley

Fundamental Freedoms:
Eleanor Roosevelt and the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, edited and with a preface by Allida M. Black and Mary Jo Blinker (Boston: Facing History and Ourselves National Foundation, 2010)

For Letters and Journalism:
Empty Without You: The Intimate Letters Of Eleanor Roosevelt And Lorena Hickok by Rodger Streitmatter
My Day: The Best Of Eleanor Roosevelt’s Acclaimed Newspaper Columns, 1936-1962 by Eleanor Roosevelt (Author), David Emblidge (Editor), Blanche Wiesen Cook (Introduction)

ER on Civil Rights:
Tomorrow Is Now by Eleanor Roosevelt, Allida M. Black (Introduction)

ER and Franklin:
Eleanor and Franklin by Joseph P. Lash

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