Books by Townsend Hoopes

FDR AND THE CREATION OF THE U.N. by Townsend Hoopes
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: March 1, 1997

"An absorbing study of the genesis of the UN and its continuing importance, with all its imperfections, to world peace."
From the authors of Driven Patriot (1992), a history of the rise of the United Nations out of the ashes of the failed League of Nations and WW II. Read full book review >
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: April 16, 1992

"A powerful biography—critical but sympathetic—of a driven man whose dark side permeates the narrative. (Thirty-six photographs—not seen.)"
An unsparing profile of James Forrestal (1892-1949), Secretary of the Navy under Truman, by Hoopes (The Devil and John Foster Dulles, 1973, etc.) and Brinkley (History/Hofstra Univ.). Read full book review >