No Ordinary Time

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No Ordinary Time: Franklin and Eleanor Roosevelt: The Home Front in World War II
No Ordinary Time book cover 1995.jpg
Author Doris Kearns Goodwin
Country US
Genre history
Publisher Simon & Schuster
Publication date
1995
Pages 759
Awards Pulitzer Prize for History
ISBN 978067164202
Preceded by The Fitzgeralds and the Kennedys: An American Saga
Followed by Wait Till Next Year: A Memoir

No Ordinary Time: Franklin and Eleanor Roosevelt: The Home Front in World War II is a history book written by American author Doris Kearns Goodwin and published by Simon & Schuster in 1995. The book chronicles the lives of President Franklin D. Roosevelt and First Lady Eleanor Roosevelt, focusing particularly on the period between May 10, 1940—the end of the "Phoney War" stage of World War II—and President Roosevelt's death on April 12, 1945.

No Ordinary Time was awarded the 1995 Pulitzer Prize for History.[1]

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  1. ^ Dolores Flaherty and Roger Flaherty (October 29, 1995). "No Ordinary Time, No Ordinary Couple". The Chicago Sun-Times.  – via HighBeam Research (subscription required). Retrieved 7 December 2012. 

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