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The Great Adventure: Theodore Roosevelt and the Rise of Modern America

Theodore Roosevelt and the Rise of Modern America

by Albert Marrin

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Published by Dutton Juvenile .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Juvenile Nonfiction,
  • Children"s Books/Young Adult Biography,
  • Children: Grades 4-6,
  • Biography & Autobiography - U.S. Presidents & First Ladies,
  • History - United States/20th Century,
  • Juvenile Nonfiction / History / General,
  • History - General,
  • History - United States/General,
  • Biography,
  • Juvenile literature,
  • Presidents,
  • United States

  • About the Edition

    "We knew toil and hardship and hunger and thirst . . . but we felt the hardy life in our veins, and ours was the glory of work and the joy of living."
    -Theodore Roosevelt

    Theodore Roosevelt is one of Americaas liveliest and most influential figures. He was a scholar, cowboy, war hero, explorer, and a brilliant politician. As president, Rooseveltas far-reaching policies abroad and at home forever changed both our nationas place in the world and the life of every modern American.

    Fascinating details and an intimate, fast-paced narrative explore the heroic life and complex world of an American icon.

    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages256
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10440329M
    ISBN 100525476598
    ISBN 109780525476597
    OCLC/WorldCa76939863

    The Rise of Theodore Roosevelt Book Summary: Selected by the Modern Library as one of the best nonfiction books of all time • WINNER OF THE PULITZER PRIZE • WINNER OF THE NATIONAL BOOK AWARD Although Theodore Rex fully recounts TR’s years in the White House (–), The Rise of Theodore Roosevelt begins with a brilliant Prologue describing the President at the apex of . The Great Adventure ties the presidency of Theodore Roosevelt to the shaping of the role of the executive branch in modern America.

    The Great Adventure:Theodore Roosevelt and the Rise of Modern America. New York City: Dutton's Children's, Print. This book was about Theodore Roosevelt and what he did to benefit our country. It had a long chapter dedicated to conservation. The great adventure: Theodore Roosevelt and the rise of modern America by Albert Marrin (Book) 3 editions published in in English and held by 2, WorldCat member libraries worldwide.

    The great adventure: Theodore Roosevelt and the rise of modern America. Albert Marrin. Y MAR; Guest of honor: Booker T. Washington, Theodore Roosevelt, and the White House dinner that shocked a nation. Deborah Davis. DAV; Hand of providence: the strong and quiet faith of Ronald Reagan. Mary Beth Brown. B Reagan; Harry S. Truman. In that same vein are an armful of other biographies, including George Washington and the Founding of a Nation, Commander in Chief: Abraham Lincoln and the Civil War, and The Great Adventure: Theodore Roosevelt and the Rise of Modern America. He has also revitalized interest in several subjects that have been lying dormant among young readers.


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