The Roosevelts

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

Episodes

  • The Common Cause (1939-1944)

    Survey FDR’s leadership during WWII, while Eleanor tends to wounded servicemen.
  • 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.
  • In the Arena (1901-1910)

    Theodore’s presidency and FDR and Eleanor’s courtship and marriage.
  • Get Action (1858-1901)

    Examine the early lives of Theodore Roosevelt and his younger cousin, Franklin.

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.

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