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.

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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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