The "Good War"

Economic Effects

FDR and Morgenthau sell bonds on radio 1941, from FDRL

Social Effects

Happy veterans head for harbor of Le Havre, France, the first to be sent home and discharged under the Army's new point system, 1945/05/25, from Patch-NA
FDR negative image from the 1944 campaign, from Time - both

Political Effects

Civil Liberties

J. Edgar Hoover ca.1939, from FDRL

Purpose of War



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