Those Angry Days: Roosevelt, Lindbergh, and America's Fight Over World War II, 1939-1941
Publish date: January 14th 2014
Publisher: Random House Trade Paperbacks
Pages no: 576
Edition language: English
Very well written. I had very little idea about this period in US history, so this book was a great introduction. It managed to keep a large number of characters and groups in play without being at all confusing, and still giving in-depth portraits of several key figures. I liked all the long quotes...
”All that noise you hear...is death coming to London. You can hear the bombs falling on the streets and the homes. Don’t tune me out---this is a big story and you’re part of it…. The lights are all out everywhere, except in America. Keep those lights burning….Hang on to your lights, they’re the only...