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Eric Rauchway

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Eric Rauchway is an American historian and professor at the University of California, Davis. He received his B.A. from Cornell in 1991, and his Ph.D. from Stanford in 1996.
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Winter War
Hoover, Roosevelt, and the First Clash Over the New Deal
Eric Rauchway - Nov 20, 2018
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The history of the most acrimonious presidential handoff in American history -- and of the origins of twentieth-century liberalism and conservatism As historian Eric Rauchway shows in Winter War, FDR laid out coherent, far-ranging plans for the New Deal in the months prior to his inauguration. Meanwhile, still-President Hoover, worried about FDR's ...
Eric Rauchway
Jul 08, 2020
@B_J_Marshall WINTER WAR might help you? But if it doesn’t, let me know why not and I can certainly see if your specific need points to a book I’d recommend     source
Moby Dick
Herman Melville - Nov 01, 2016 (first published in 1851)
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"It is the horrible texture of a fabric that should be woven of ships' cables and hawsers. A Polar wind blows through it, and birds of prey hover over it." So Melville wrote of his masterpiece, one of the greatest works of imagination in literary history. In part, Moby-Dick is the story of an eerily compelling madman pursuing an unholy war against ...
Eric Rauchway
Jan 18, 2020
@chick_in_kiev I would really enjoy it if you did the podcast. Really really. It's such a good book.     source