The Rough Riders: By Theodore Roosevelt - IllustratedIndependently published #ad - Volunteer Cavalry. The legendary rough riders—an unlikely combination of cowboys, African-Americans, Native Americans, frontiersmen, and Ivy League alumni—trained in Texas before shipping off to Cuba. The regiment met their enemy in the tropical summer heat, mud, fighting rain, and malaria as well as the Spanish Army.
Their battles climaxed with the assault on San Juan Hill, where Colonel Roosevelt rallied his troops to charge through a hail of gunfire to victory. How is this book unique? font adjustments & biography included unabridged 100% Original content Illustrated About The Rough Riders by Theodore Roosevelt With the outbreak of the Spanish-American War, Theodore Roosevelt resigned his post as assistant secretary of the navy to recruit the First U.
Strenuous Life Books of American WisdomApplewood Books #ad - Teddy roosevelt lived a full and accomplished life and shared many of his beliefs in this book, in which he tells how to live life to its most productive and fullest. Applewood Books.
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Mornings on Horseback: The Story of an Extraordinary Family, a Vanished Way of Life and the Unique Child Who Became Theodore RooseveltSimon & Schuster #ad - Simon Schuster. The national book award–winning biography that tells the story of how young Teddy Roosevelt transformed himself from a sickly boy into the vigorous man who would become a war hero and ultimately president of the United States, told by master historian David McCullough. Mornings on horseback is the brilliant biography of the young Theodore Roosevelt.
There are sisters anna and corinne, brother Elliott who becomes the father of Eleanor Roosevelt, tragic Alice Lee, and the lovely, TR’s first love. The father is the first theodore Roosevelt, a figure of unbounded energy, a god in the eyes of his small, enormously attractive and selfless, frail namesake.
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A book to be read on many levels, it is at once an enthralling story, a brilliant social history and a work of important scholarship which does away with several old myths and breaks entirely new ground. Hailed as “a masterpiece” John A. The life and times of Theodore Roosevelt.
Ranch Life and the Hunting TrailIndependently published #ad - Smith, the sportsman’s magazinetheodore roosevelt 1858 – 1919 was the 26th president of the United States and a noted sportsman and naturalist. Applewood Books. He died in 1919. Ranch life and the hunting trail records what Roosevelt saw, heard and did through the course of the two years that Roosevelt spent in North Dakota.
The book is filled with fascinating tales such as serving for a short time as a deputy sheriff pursuing horse thieves, hunting mountain goats, antelope and bighorn sheep to survive through the winter, survive herd-killing blizzards and suffocating heat, as well as much more. Roosevelt felt very aware that the world of the far west was changing as the country became more industrialized and so sought to record the lives of the trappers, the Indians, desperadoes and mule-skinners, bronco-busters, horse thieves and vigilantes before their world completely vanished.
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This unforgettable memoir was the basis for the Academy Award-winning film 12 Years a Slave. Simon Schuster. This is the true story of Solomon Northup, who was born and raised as a freeman in New York. He lived the american dream, with a house and a loving family - a wife and two kids.
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Related in an honest, open, unaffected style, this highly readable account offers a wonderfully intimate glimpse of the Founding Father sometimes called "the wisest American. Applewood Books. Franklin's extraordinary range of interests and accomplishments are brilliantly recorded in his Autobiography, considered one of the classics of the genre.
The Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin Dover Thrift Editions #ad - Interesting facts about Ben Franklin's life. Graymalkin Media. He also invented bifocals, a water-harmonica, a stove that is still manufactured, and the lightning rod. Great book! Blessed with enormous talents and the energy and ambition to go with them, Franklin was a statesman, author, printer, inventor, and scientist.
. He helped draft the declaration of Independence and later was involved in negotiating the peace treaty with Britain that ended the Revolutionary War.
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But his most historic achievement remains his creation of a national conservation policy, and his monument millions of acres of protected parks and forest. Orders are despatched from our UK warehouse next working day. Theodore rex ends with tr leaving office, still only fifty years old, his future reputation secure as one of our greatest presidents.
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The Strenuous Life: Essays and AddressesVigeo Press #ad - The 26th president of the united states, theodore roosevelt 1858–1919 served as Chief Executive from 1901 to 1909 and was awarded the Nobel Prize in 1906 for his mediation of the Russo-Japanese War. Along with the other speeches and essays in this collection, Roosevelt's work offers an inspiring vision of moral rectitude and stalwart leadership.
Roosevelt wrote 35 books and delivered numerous lectures on topics ranging from citizenship and success to duty and sportsmanship. Orders are despatched from our UK warehouse next working day. Simon Schuster. This collection of speeches and commentaries from 1899 through 1901 embodies the Rough Rider's enduring ideals for attaining a robust political, social, and personal life.
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Colonel Roosevelt Theodore RooseveltRandom House Trade Paperbacks #ad - Applewood Books. The life and times of Theodore Roosevelt. Interesting facts about Ben Franklin's life. Graymalkin Media. Great book! This biography by edmund morris, the pulitzer prize– and National Book Award–winning author of The Rise of Theodore Roosevelt and Theodore Rex, marks the completion of a trilogy sure to stand as definitive.
Orders are despatched from our UK warehouse next working day. Random House Trade. Simon Schuster. Of all our great presidents, Theodore Roosevelt is the only one whose greatness increased out of office. What other president has written forty books, survived an assassin’s bullet, yet documented down to the smallest fact, and tragedy than a big novel, hunted lions, variety, humor, drama, founded a third political party, and explored an unknown river longer than the Rhine? Packed with more adventure, this masterwork recounts the last decade of perhaps the most amazing life in American history.