The Selected Letters of Theodore Roosevelt

By: Brands, H. W.

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Previously available only in a long-out-of-print, eight-volume edition, Theodore Roosevelt's letters are now accessible in this single-volume compendium of the most revealing of the former president's correspondence. Featuring over 1,000 letters to such influential addressees as Jefferson Davis, Frederick Remington, John Muir, Andrew Carnegie, Henry Ford, Rudyard Kipling, Upton Sinclair, Booker T. Washington, Jane Addams, Oliver Wendell Holmes, and a who's who of presidents William McKinley, Grover Cleveland, Woodrow Wilson, and Franklin Delano Roosevelt this compilation fully illuminates the private and public personas of one of the most accomplished men in American history. In little more than six decades, Roosevelt was a rancher, historian, reformer, New York state assemblyman, New York City police commissioner, assistant secretary of the Navy, military hero, governor of New York, vice president, twenty-sixth president, recipient of the Nobel Peace Prize, hunter, conservationist, and Amazon explorer. To each undertaking he brought his signature passion, humor, and thoughtfulness, all fully evident in these remarkable letters.

Title: The Selected Letters of Theodore Roosevelt

Author Name: Brands, H. W.

Categories: US History,

Edition: First Thus

Publisher: New York, Cooper Square Press: 2001

ISBN Number: 081541126X

ISBN Number 13: 9780815411260

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Like New

Jacket Condition: Like New

Type: Hardcover

Seller ID: 037201

Description: Previously available only in a long-out-of-print, eight-volume edition, Theodore Roosevelt's letters are now accessible in this single-volume compendium of the most revealing of the former president's correspondence. Featuring over 1,000 letters to such influential addressees as Jefferson Davis, Frederick Remington, John Muir, Andrew Carnegie, Henry Ford, Rudyard Kipling, Upton Sinclair, Booker T. Washington, Jane Addams, Oliver Wendell Holmes, and a who's who of presidents William McKinley, Grover Cleveland, Woodrow Wilson, and Franklin Delano Rooseveltthis compilation fully illuminates the private and public personas of one of the most accomplished men in American history. In little more than six decades, Roosevelt was a rancher, historian, reformer, New York state assemblyman, New York City police commissioner, assistant secretary of the Navy, military hero, governor of New York, vice president, twenty-sixth president, recipient of the Nobel Peace Prize, hunter, conservationist, and Amazon explorer. To each undertaking he brought his signature passion, humor, and thoughtfulness, all fully evident in these remarkable letters. Two toned cloth with gold spine lettering. xii, 656pp., index. Textured end papers. Full refund if not satisfied.