Linda's Reviews > The Woman Behind the New Deal: The Life of Frances Perkins, FDR'S Secretary of Labor and His Moral Conscience

The Woman Behind the New Deal by Kirstin Downey
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Feb 28, 2010

really liked it
bookshelves: public-library
Read from May 24 to June 11, 2012

Amazing to find out who was the brains behind the New Deal and Social Security was! Very groundbreaking of FDR to name a female cabinet member, but discouraging to find out all that Frances Perkins had to go through because she was female. Interesting and informative!

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