Calling himself a "Broadway wise-cracker and a Hollywood hack," Robert Sherwood, author, soldier, pacifist, and speechwriter, gives a stirring account of his wartime work for the Roosevelt administration at this 1948 Books and Authors Luncheon.
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Irita Van Doren introduces Billy Rose. Rose discusses his recent book "Wine, Women and Words."
Next, Robert Sherwood discusses politics and his book about Franklin Roosevelt. For more on Robert ...