The Roosevelts

A chronicle of three members of the most influential family in American politics.


  • A Strong and Active Faith (1944-1962)

    Examine Eleanor’s role as civil rights and U.N champion after FDR’s death.
  • La causa común (1939-1944)

    Obtén una visión del liderazgo de FDR durante la Segunda Guerra Mundial.
  • The Common Cause (1939-1944)

    Survey FDR’s leadership during WWII, while Eleanor tends to wounded servicemen.
  • El camino ascendente (1933-1939)

    Examina el Nuevo Trato de Roosevelt y el creciente activismo político de Eleanor.
  • La tormenta (1920-1933)

    FDR lucha contra la poliomielitis y responde a la Gran Depresión.
  • The Rising Road (1933-1939)

    Examine FDR’s New Deal and Eleanor’s growing political activism.
  • The Storm (1920-1933)

    FDR battles with polio and responds to the Great Depression.
  • The Fire of Life (1910-1919)

    Trace the effects of WWI on the lives of the Roosevelts.


About The Roosevelts

The Roosevelts: An Intimate History chronicles the lives of Theodore, Franklin and Eleanor Roosevelt, three members of the most prominent and influential family in American politics.