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Eleanor Roosevelt: Volume One, 1884-1933, by author Blanche Wiesen Cook
Blanche Wiesen Cook, author of Eleanor Roosevelt: Volume One, 1884-1933

Blanche Wiesen Cook

Blanche Wiesen Cook’s Eleanor Roosevelt: Volume One, 1884-1933, has been hailed as a book that “should completely change historical interpretations of the life and times of Eleanor Roosevelt.” Cook’s biography of one of America’s most fascinating and influential political women is scholarly and absorbing. A historian and journalist, Cook is professor of History and Women’s Studies at City University of New York. She is currently as work on Volume Two.

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