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FDR: The Beckoning of Destiny, 1882-1928 is a biographical history of Franklin Delano Roosevelt Sr., written by Kenneth S. Davis and published by G.P. Putnam's Sons publishing company in 1972. It is the first of five volumes written by Davis and covers Roosevelt's birth in 1882 to his 1928 return to politics and campaign for Governor of New York. Other titles in the series include FDR: The New York Years 1928-1933, FDR: The New Deal Years 1933-1937, FDR: Into the Storm 1937-1940, and FDR: The War President, 1940-1943.