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Taft, Roosevelt, and the limits of friendship

Author: David H Burton
Publisher: Madison, NJ : Fairleigh Dickinson University Press, ©2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"William Howard Taft and Theodore Roosevelt enjoyed a much-valued, years-long friendship, only to have it break down when, in 1912, they came to political blows over the Republican Party nomination for the presidency. To many it appeared to be a case of personal rivalry, almost a matter of saving face, as the two veteran political figures maneuvered to claim the right to lead their party. A close study of the
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Genre/Form: Biography
Case studies
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Burton, David Henry, 1925-
Taft, Roosevelt, and the limits of friendship.
Madison, NJ : Fairleigh Dickinson University Press, ©2005
(OCoLC)607235374
Online version:
Burton, David Henry, 1925-
Taft, Roosevelt, and the limits of friendship.
Madison, NJ : Fairleigh Dickinson University Press, ©2005
(OCoLC)608688357
Named Person: Theodore Roosevelt; William H Taft; Theodore Roosevelt; William H Taft; Theodore Roosevelt; William H Taft; William H Taft; Theodore Roosevelt
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: David H Burton
ISBN: 0838640427 9780838640425
OCLC Number: 54694543
Description: 156 pages ; 25 cm
Contents: Private lives --
Public servants --
Roosevelt's Presidency --
Taft as his own man --
1912 --
War and peace --
The reason why.
Responsibility: David H. Burton.

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This is a study of the changing relationship between two of the most important political figures of the first decades of the twentieth century. Each served as president, and as such influenced the  Read more...

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