Burt Folsom, senior fellow in economic education at the Mackinac Center, and his wife Anita have written a new book about President Franklin Delano Roosevelt, according to the Midland Daily News.

The book, "FDR Goes to War: How Expanded Executive Power, Spiraling National Debt and Restricted Civil Liberties Shaped Wartime America," is published by Simon & Schuster.

The Folsoms are "nationally recognized experts on the economic and domestic policies of Roosevelt," the Daily News said.

The Folsoms also drew note in 2010 for "New Deal or Raw Deal: How FDR's Economic Legacy Has Damaged America."

The Folsoms will also appear on "Book TV" on C-SPAN2 at 11 p.m. Feb. 4, according to the Daily News.


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